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One of the key fundamentals when learning anger management counseling techniques is to understand that anger is considered a symptom, not the problem; although anger can cause considerable problems. People usually get angry to regain power and control, as well as, to avoid vulnerable feelings such as shame, guilt, rejection, hopelessness, or helplessness.
To live the life you have always wanted, many of us need to thoroughly deal with the source of these feelings and the resulting emotions. You have every right to the feelings you experience; however, it is reaction to these feelings that impact relationships. It is important that you deal with these issues now before your partner leaves you, work performance becomes an issue, or the courts force you to seek therapy and anger management training.
Through anger management coaching we can teach you how to deal with painful feelings and control your reaction - ultimately leading to more healthy relationships. To help you begin dealing with your anger right now, it is important to understand people who experience anger usually struggle with one or more types of anger. Below are the 10 most common types of anger and our treatment approach.
Buried Anger: People who are not aware that they are angry, but experience physical symptoms (depression, anxiety, ulcers, etc.)
Hidden Anger: People who are aware that they are angry, but choose to hide it from others.
Sneaky Anger: People who procrastinate, gossip and use “the silent treatment” when they are angry at others.
Paranoid Anger: People who think that you are angry at them without any evidence to prove otherwise.
Impulsive Anger: People who have a “short fuse” and explode without considering the consequences.
Shame-based Anger: People who attempt to cover-up their imperfections with perfectionism and become rage-filled when they fail.
Intentional Anger: People who use anger to intimidate, threaten, and bully others in order to get what they want.
Mood-Altering Anger: People who use anger to elevate their mood when they are feeling depressed.
Habitual Anger: People who find anything to be angry about 24/7.
Defensive Anger: People who use anger to protect themselves against others who have been hurtful and are unable to forgive them.
Righteous Anger: People who believe they are moral and justified in their fighting for something greater than themselves.
A treatment approach is listed below to define the road to recovery..
Living Life Counseling also provides seminars to churches or other interested organizations. The
Anger Management 101 Seminar
covers the 10 most common types of anger people experience. An anger
quiz, marital conflict video demonstration, group problem-solving
exercise, and anger diffusing techniques provided.
In addition, Living Life Counseling can provide specialized workshops for individuals requiring court-ordered anger management training. Call 810-923-5760 for seminar details.
To view our anger management counseling book and internet resources go to the Anger Management Counseling Resources sections of the RECOMMENDED BOOK RESOURCES and RECOMMENDED INTERNET RESOURCES pages on our website.
How to Contact Us
Our staff can begin helping you immediately to begin living the life you truly desire. For maps and directions to our Ann Arbor, Brighton and Livonia offices please go to the Office Locations page on this website or call us at 810-923-5760. To send us an email go to the Contact Us page on this website and complete the Contact Us email submission form.
Living Life Serves the Detroit Metropolitan Area
Living Life is proud to be providing Christian counseling to the many communities in Southeast Michigan including Ann Arbor, Brighton, Canton, Dearborn, Detroit, Dexter, Fowlerville, Farmington, Farmington Hills, Hartland, Howell, Livonia, Milford, Northville, Novi, Pinckney, Plymouth, Salem, Saline, South Lyon, Southfield, Superior, Walled Lake, Wayne, West Bloomfield, Westland, Whitmore Lake, Wixom, Livingston County, Oakland County, Washtenaw County, and Wayne County.
Call us at 810-923-5760
794 W. Grand River Ave.
Brighton, MI 48116
37677 Professional Center Dr.
Livonia, MI 48154
ANN ARBOR OFFICE
5340 Plymouth Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
We can help you live the life you always wanted.
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