Anger Management-Concepts and Strategies on How to Transform Your Client's Anger!

Course Description

  • This course should particularly benefit mental health clinicians, social workers, and all others in the People-Helping profession, who desire to learn about anger management. It offers intermediate learner evidenced-based strategies and tools to successfully treat anger in clients of all ages from children to adults. Topics will cover the neuroscience of anger, how to uncover shame, trauma, and other issues hiding behind their client's anger. It will offer professionals ways on how to acquire skills that will empower their clients to manage their reactions to anger. In addition, it will assist professionals in gaining knowledge of how to utilize clinical tools to turn their client’s resistance to acceptance, and fundamentally change their destructive relationship with anger.

  • Working with angry clients can make sessions uncomfortable, stressful, and anxiety-inducing. But all mental health professionals will encounter anger or something that arises as you help clients with trauma, anxiety, depression, shame, addiction, and other issues. This training course will give participants the skills and clinical tools they need to confidently and effectively work with angry clients and fundamentally change their destructive relationship with anger. Participants will receive proven strategies that derail anger at the moment, challenge dysfunctional thoughts, and help clients let go of anger rooted in the past. In addition,  Participants will also get detailed guidance on how to teach your clients the skills they need to constructively communicate anger without the outbursts that damage their most important relationships, jeopardize their careers, and put their health at risk.

Learning Objectives include...

  • Examining the popularity, the definition, the social context, and the dynamics of anger. 
  • Identifying health risks, social costs of chronic anger, myths about anger and differentiating between healthy and destructive anger.
  • Describing  the various instruments to measure anger, listing the common diagnosis of anger, explain what to include in the treatment plan, identifying the various anger styles and examining the connection between the brain and anger. 
  • Identifying triggers, warning signs and social supports  along with identifying effective skills and strategies to manage anger, including conflict resolution techniques.


Certificates will be awarded after completion of full training and course evaluation.

Radiant Sunshine, #1403, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Radiant Sunshine maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 2/28/20 to 2/28/2023  Social workers completing this course receive 3-clinical continuing education credits.

Find out whether your state or province accepts ACE approval.

Refund Policy:   No refund will be given for the purchase of course.

 We accommodate persons with disabilities. Please email sharea@radiantsunshine.org for more information if disability accommodations are needed.

For more information contact

Sharea@radiantsunshine.org

Course Outline

  • 1

    Welcome to Anger Management-Concepts and Strategies on How to Transform Your Client's Anger!

    • How to use this course

  • 2

    Anger Management-Concepts and Strategies on How to Transform Your Client's Anger

    • Anger Management Slides 1-20

    • Anger Management Slides 21-23

    • After watching this, your brain will not be the same.

    • Anger Management Slides 25-31

    • The 90 Second life cycle of an emotion.

    • Anger Management Slides 33-36

    • What is Parent Behavior Management Training?

    • Anger Management Slides 38-44

    • References

  • 3

    Closing & Resources

    • Anger Management Quiz

    • Evaluation

    • More resources for you

Trainer

Senior Trainer

Donell Buggs, LPC

Donell received a BA degree in Psychology from Bloomfield College and a Masters of Arts in Counseling from the Alliance Graduate School of Counseling in New York, NY. He is also a member of the American Alliance of Christian Counseling (AACC), the New Jersey Association of Counseling (NJAC) and SAVE (Suicide Awareness Voices of Education) of Burlington County. Donell is a Licensed Professional Counselor with years of experience in servicing people from various walks of life. He has worked with those who have struggled with anxiety, depression, grief and loss, psychotic-related disorders and trauma-related issues. He has worked in a variety of clinical settings which encompasses a psychiatric hospital, community behavioral health outpatient program, In-Home Clinical services and residential treatment programs. Donell is a Certified Grief Recovery Specialist, has received his certificate of completion in Suicide Prevention, Assessment, Intervention and Recovery, and has recently completed his certification training as a Sex Offender Treatment Provider. In addition, Donell has received specialized training in CBT and PTSD from the Beck Institute and has completed his certification training in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT). Moreover, Donell has completed his Certification as an Anger Management Treatment Professional. Donell has experience in providing individual, group, and family/couple’s therapy. He facilitated a 12-week Anger Management group for adolescent males and has facilitated a 10-week Illness Management and Recovery group. He works diligently to provide tools essential to those that he serves to overcome challenges that impede their ability to become the best version of themselves. His goal is to empower, enrich and educate each consumer in order for them to live a fulfilling and purposeful life.