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What You Can Expect From An Anger Management Class

Apr 12, 2008
An anger problem can be a huge deterrent in your life. It affects every single part of every single thing you do. It affects your relationships with your children, your spouse and your friends. It can cause huge strife in the workplace if people are afraid that you can't control your anger.

Taking an anger management class is in your best interest if you want to manage anger and stop letting anger control your life. Sure, anger does have its place but it should not be on a daily basis. There are ways to avoid confrontations with other people that may land you in the court system.

The worst case scenario regarding an anger management class is that you did something and are now within the long arm of the law's reach. It may have been an argument with a family, friend or stranger in which the police were called. Perhaps it was a case of "road rage" and now you are in front of a judge who has ordered you to partake of a stress and anger management program.

If you are a smart guy/girl, then you obviously want to give the anger management treatment program a chance. How do you do this? You must first acknowledge that you have a problem with anger.

It may be limited to road rage, but road rage can quickly escalate into dangerous territory. What can you expect from your class? Well, you can expect to meet other people who are in the same situation. They need to learn to manage anger just as you do.

Classes will generally start off simply. The therapist will identify the level of anger you feel. Is it just irritation at life or does it escalates into a rage that blinds you to reason? Step two is to identify the triggers that spark the anger that lies within. Are you ignoring an issue in your life that is bothering you? That issue could be triggering your aggression towards other people.

There are alternate methods of dealing with anger and you will discover these in your anger management class. Many counselors advise deep breathing and meditation. You can also take stock of the situation and look at it with humorous attitude.

If your coworker makes you angry and you think he or she is bear, then it may help to imagine him or her as an actual bear, such as that one that steals picnic baskets. Do whatever you can to help diffuse your anger and gain control again.
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