Discovering My Neurodivergence Helped Me Rediscover My Passion

I returned to a career that I never thought I’d love again. From the time I was in middle school, I told everyone that I wanted to be a social worker or a psychologist. I was determined and driven, and I never doubted what or who I wanted to become. Read more on Preoccupy NegativeContinue reading “Discovering My Neurodivergence Helped Me Rediscover My Passion”

O.D.D. DSM-V Diagnostic Criteria

We have recently posted two blog posts on this subject: Stop Calling Children “Defiant” ODD Does Not Exist We have included the DSM-V criteria for an ODD diagnosis below for further information. Oppositional Defiant Disorder is not a valid diagnosis approximately 99%* of the time  I will explain how my research and experience combined have taughtContinue reading “O.D.D. DSM-V Diagnostic Criteria”