Parents may often wonder what truly constitutes problematic behaviors or behavioral issues beyond normal childhood growing pains. Being naughty, defiant and impulsive is normal at one phase of development. However, some children have extremely difficult and challenging behaviors that are outside the norm for their age. Some behaviors of children indicates to a more serious issue that may require the help of a professional. In order to better understand a child's behavior, it's helpful to understand common issues that children with behavioral disorders experience.
The following is a list of common childhood behavioral disorder. If you take proper guidance from experts for these behavioral issues, it can be treated and managed as early as you notice them. These are meant to guide your current concerns, so that you can seek a professional opinion and in turn, implement early intervention.