Found an interesting article on why adoptive kids behave the way they do and some recommendations for therapy. Nothing really new in it, but still worth a quick read. https://web.archive.org/web/20001006125544/http://www.lrhodes.com/adoption.html ------------------ Dee Single mom to 12 year old girl (adopted at 4-1/2). Severe ODD, moderate CD, mild Reactive Attachment Disorder (RAD), faulty reasoning. Quit the medications -- they weren't working.