Anger Management For Children

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Positive strategies need to be developed to assist children to learn
Anger can quickly turn into defiance, disrespect, aggression, and temper tantrums if your child doesn’t know how to deal with his emotions. Rules and limits are important for guiding children’s behaviour. When left unchecked, aggression in childhood, such as fighting and teasing, has been linked to academic problems, peer rejections, and poor mental health in adulthood.
If your child has trouble taming her temper, we can teach them strategies to cope and find ways of controlling their anger.
We help children to differentiate between feelings and behavior, Anger is a normal, healthy emotion. But many kids struggle to understand the difference between angry feelings and aggressive behavior.

We teach children appropriate Anger Management Skills
We teach your child how to deal with anger by showing them how you deal with their emotions when they feel angry.

We will work with families to establish Anger Rules
Getting angry heats up the situation and can also damage relationships
Teach Healthy Coping Skills
Talk about ways to resolve conflict peacefully.
Offer Consequences When Necessary