The ones in bubbles are co-morbid conditions that can exist along with ASD or they can stand alone as an individual diagnosis eg someone who has a primary diagnosis of OCD doesn't have an ASD but a person with a primary diagnosis of ASD can have a secondary diagnosis of ADHD, or SPD or ODD, OCD etc
My Son has Oppositional Defiant Disorder http://www.lifelaughsandcoffee.com/son-oppositional-defiant-disorder/?utm_campaign=coschedule&utm_source=pinterest&utm_medium=Life%2C%20Laughs%20and%20Coffee&utm_content=My%20Son%20has%20Oppositional%20Defiant%20Disorder #LivingWithODD #MentalIllness #OppositionalDefiantDisorder
"Teens test boundaries, make mistakes and sometimes have little respect for their parents. Teens with ODD experience these normal teenage behaviors but may have a harder time living with them. Sometimes ODD can lead to a more severe disorder known as Conduct Disorder. Left untreated and combined with other personality disorders, oppositional defiant disorder may lead to a lifetime of behavioral complications and personality disorders." - ADDfreeSources: www.pinterest.com/addfreesources/
Children with oppositional defiant disorder are most comfortable when they're in the middle of a conflict. Why do so many kids with ADHD also end up with an ODD diagnosis, and what can you do about it?
More Than Just Naughty: Dealing with Oppositional Defiant Disorder