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ODD and Conduct Disorder
Dr Jim Chandler
This article provides an extensive overview of ODD and Conduct Disorder, including descriptions, symptoms, and prognosis/treatment, with both medical and non-medical approaches covered. This is definitely an article worth reading.

Taking Charge of Anger
KidsHealth
This article for children explains what anger is, how to recognize it in yourself and others, and gives tips for handling it properly.

Helping Young Children Deal with Anger
AtHealth
This article looks at the children's anger and the challenges to teachers committed to constructive, ethical, and effective child guidance. It explores what is known about the components of children's anger, factors contributing to understanding and managing anger, and the ways teachers can guide children's expressions of anger.

ADDitude Magazine
Bob Seay
An online magazine about ADD/ADHD, glossary and Ask the Expert.

What Is Oppositional Defiant Disorder?
Healthline
This article covers symptoms, causes, criteria for diagnosis, treatment, strategies for dealing with the condition, handling it in the classroom, and a Q&A. Nice summary and way to begin understanding the disorder.