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Transforming Anger to Personal Power: An anger management curriculum for grades 6-12

This user-friendly resource provides educators and mental health professionals with a unique approach for teaching anger management to middle and high school students. It can be used with an entire class or in small group settings. Transforming Anger to Personal Power is not about adults trying to fix youth, telling them how to live, or showing them that adults know better. The goal of this program is to help students realize that they have the power to take control of their lives and emotions and choose healthy responses to anger. Through engaging lessons, students learn to use empowering language, to take responsibility for their behaviour, and to understand the social, cultural, and personal influences that shape their thinking. Appendixes include a reproducible pre/post-test and sample charts illustrating important points in the lessons. The program draws from several bodies of knowledge including cognitive intervention techniques, Eastern philosophy, brain research theories, and educational psychology.

Author Bio:

Susan Gingras Fitzell, M.Ed., has over two decades of experience meeting the needs of youth with special needs and those who are coping with behavioural and anger management issues and bullying. She is the author of a number of books that focus on building caring, inclusive school communities and helping students and teachers succeed in the inclusive classroom. A dynamic, nationally recognized presenter and educational consultant, Susan provides practical strategies to increase the achievement of all students in all classrooms.

 

Transforming Anger to Personal Power: An anger management curriculum for grades 6-12

Author: Susan Gingras Fitzell

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