There are five types of behavioral disorders. These are given below:
- Anxiety disorders
- Disruptive behavioral disorders
- Dissociative disorders
- Emotional disorders
- Pervasive developmental disorders
Anxiety Disorders (ADHD)
ADHD is a medical condition in which the person is unable to focus and suffers from controlling impulsiveness. ADHD can also make a person overactive. Males are more susceptible to Anxiety disorders.
Emotional Behaviour Disorder
Emotional behaviour disorder tends to affect a person’s ability to stay happy or control their emotions. It also affects a person’s focus to pay attention in school.
Some signs and symptoms of Emotional Behavioural Disorders are:
- Emotional burst out now and then
- Difficulty in adapting to the environment
- Difficulty in maintaining long-term relationships
- Poor communication skills
- A feeling of sadness all the time
- Feelings of fear and anxiety
Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
ODD is a medical condition in which a child is annoying, irritating, and hostile towards your affection and care. Children who are suffering from ODD tend to be spiteful or annoying on purpose.
Anxiety is a normal emotion that people tend to feel. But sometimes being anxious interferes with a person’s normal life. This can lead to insomnia and poor performance at work or school. Anxiety if left untreated can lead to severe disorders.
- Generalized Anxiety disorder
- Obsessive-Compulsive disorder
- Post-traumatic stress disorder
- Panic disorder
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
OCD is a serious type of behavioral disorder that can lead to obsessions. If a person has OCD, they tend to exhibit compulsive and repetitive behaviors that might have serious repercussions. Obsessive-Compulsive disorders, if left untreated can lead to serious health complications.
Bipolar disorder is also known as manic-depressive illness. It is a severe medical problem that can cause serious mood swings from being overjoyed to extreme anxiety in short time duration.