ADHD & Oppositional Defiant Disorder
Read ADHD & Oppositional Defiant Disorder Knight & Wheeler Case Study: Humanistic and Psychoanalytic Play Therapy: A Child with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Oppositional Defiant Disorder
Answer ADHD & Oppositional Defiant Disorder discussion questions and submit them to the assignment box:
- What other strategies could be utilized if a child was not responsive to the therapist’s attempts to redirect physical aggression toward him or her in the session?
- How can a therapist convey understanding toward a child who does not engage verbally during play therapy sessions?
- How can a therapist explain the usage of “play” in child therapy to a parent who insists that his or her child must “talk about his or her problems” to reach therapeutic goals?
- How might a child therapist explain to a parent why his or her child appears to be more symptomatic during the termination phase?