Court systems are overwhelmed with individuals, that are ordered to enroll in court-mandated Anger Management Programs. In some areas, there is a wait up to 2-months to even get into an Anger Management Program, and the cost can be as high as $250.00 a session. The Anger Management field is in heavy demand for new counselors, and CNEI can help you obtain your certification.
What is Anger Management? According to the Mayo Clinic, Anger Management is the process of learning to recognize signs that you’re becoming angry and taking the proper action to calm down and diffuse the situation productively.
Here are some thoughts to think about when dealing with anger and your clients. The one question that clients ask is; “How do I know if anger affects me?” The answer to that question is when it starts to interfere with your life and the lives of those around you.
Feeling angry is a normal emotion, and people handle the emotion in different ways.
This Anger Management course will show you how to instruct your clients in how to self-recognize what triggers their anger and ways to control their anger. For those with clients that are not accepting that they do in fact have anger issues, you will be taught techniques confirming how anger affects their lives and the lives of those around them.
Anger management classes or counseling for anger management can be done in a group or one-on-one. The setting, length and the number of sessions vary, depending on the program or counselor and your needs. Anger management courses or counseling can be brief or last for weeks or months at a time.