ANGER ON MY MIND

Things that surprise anger management clients

Posted on: August 3, 2007

  • There is no medicine involved in treatment.

  • Anger is a secondary emotion.
  • Anger management is not covered by insurance.

  • Anger management providers should have certification.

  • Emotional intelligence is an important component of the classes.

  • Inappropriate expressions of anger are often learned from family members.

  • Anger management is not counseling, but a skill building class.

  • Many licensed counselors are not trained to provide anger management.

  • Anger management problems can lead to health problems.

  • There is an association of anger management providers www.aaamp.org.

  • Psychiatrist are not always trained in anger management.

  • Anger is a normal emotion. It just must be managed.

  • Unmet needs are often at the core of anger management problems.

Carlos Todd, LPC, NCC, CAMF

President of the American Association of Anger Management Providers

Carlos Todd is the owner of Todd’s Anger Management Solutions in Charlotte, NC

www.masteringanger.com

www.angeronmymind.com

www.aaamp.org

 

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