Children, teens, and adults may suffer from ODD. It can be mild, moderate, or severe in a continuum.
Helen, a university student, feels angry at the world.
At home, she habitually argues and fights with her parents and breaks house rules. In school, she excessively argues with professors and other authority figures.
I find it as no surprise then when she tries to argue, fight, or quarrel with me during sessions. She doesn't want to be in therapy.
According to her, it's "forced" only on her by the consequences of her parents. She blames them for what she's going through.