How To Find
Classes Near You
How To Find Anger Management Classes Near You. Anger management classes can address any number of issues common
to individuals in need of controlling their anger.
They may also address more specific health related issues that can be at the root of uncontrolled anger that are
of a more personal issue. When you are looking into which class to attend asking the facilitator some questions
concerning the credential of the class leader as well as what subjects will be taught may help you to decide which
class to take.
Classes can be designed to address only anger issues or they may be designed to include some of the deeper
causes of the issues involving your anger. These issues may include childhood abuse, personality disorder, hormonal
imbalance, or issues from being in an unhealthy relationship.
Finding out what the class will address is one important aspect of locating the correct class for you. If you
are using your physician to aid you in selecting a class, she or he could give guidance as to which issues being
discussed may be of benefit to you.
The value of classes will have a profound effect on you and on those you deal with on a daily basis. Improving
your anger management can have good results in your personal life, your work life and in your social life. The
sooner you locate and start management classes the better you will feel and the sooner you will reap the benefits
of being able to control your anger.
These classes give you a chance to interact with others who are dealing with the same anger issues that you are.
Knowing you are not alone and being able to witness others talking about what you are feeling and doing can be a
tremendous relief. Resources for locating classes include: Doctors, Social Services, Church, Self-Help
Organizations, YMCA Organizations, Community Civic Organizations, Libraries.
Did You Know This About Anger Management
Management Strategies and Tips for Controlling Anger
We've all heard the old adage: Count to ten and let your anger cool. This works for small outburst of anger or when you feel it bubble up inside of you.
Walking away from confrontations or situations that you suspect may cause you to become angry
Avoid all together situations that have in the past caused you to become angry, if at all possible
Biting your tongue - I would not advise this one, it could be painful. The meaning behind the phrase, though is to think before you speak...
You can also use search engines online to locate classes. Some popular search engines are Yahoo, Google, and
Dogpile Look in your local Yellow Pages under these terms: emotions, anger control, behavior self-help, and any
other related terms that come to mind.
Sometimes you can locate classes by recommendation from friends, family or neighbors. You are not the only one
with anger issues, others have experienced the same need to control their anger and you may know someone who can
steer you to a class that they attended.
Many classes have times that fit anyones hectic schedule. Classes can be found that meet in the
day, evenings, even on weekends. When you locate a class you are interested in, ask about the days and times they
offer classes. If for some reason they can not accommodate your schedule, they may be able to refer you to an
organization with schedules more suited to yours.
Anger leads to a high energy states that can last for hours or more, and can lead to escalating anger
if we let this energy fester. To avoid this, simple exercises like walking and running can help
release the energy and calm us down so that we can get a better perspective on a situation that is
causing anger and also think about how reasonable we are being.
Locating a class that fits your needs both in terms of what would be beneficial for your anger
management but also for your schedule can be done. Be patient; ask for help locating a class if you need to from
your physician. Your physician knows the health benefits that you will receive from taking the classes and
therefore is a good resource for you to use.