9. Anger Control Problems

  1. John L. Taylor2,
  2. William R. Lindsay3,4,5,
  3. Richard P. Hastings5 and
  4. Chris Hatton6
  1. John L. Taylor2 and
  2. Raymond W. Novaco1

Published Online: 2 DEC 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118329252.ch9

Psychological Therapies for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities

Psychological Therapies for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities

How to Cite

Taylor, J. L. and Novaco, R. W. (2013) Anger Control Problems, in Psychological Therapies for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities (eds J. L. Taylor, W. R. Lindsay, R. P. Hastings and C. Hatton), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118329252.ch9

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Northumbria University and Northumberland, Tyne & Wear NHS Foundation Trust, UK

  2. 3

    Castlebeck, Bangor University, UK

  3. 4

    University of Abertay, Dundee, UK

  4. 5

    Bangor University, UK

  5. 6

    Lancaster University, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of California, Irvine, California, USA

  2. 2

    Northumbria University and Northumberland, Tyne & Wear NHS Foundation Trust, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 DEC 2012
  2. Published Print: 9 JAN 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470683460

Online ISBN: 9781118329252

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Keywords:

  • anger control;
  • mental health and anger, dysregulation;
  • IDs, and anger activation;
  • cognitive deficits, coping impairment;
  • antipsychotic/behavioral control drugs;
  • IDs and aggression, costs involved;
  • anger assessment/proximity bias;
  • ID internalized control;
  • model CBT anger treatment;
  • reappraisal, shifting attentional focus

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Assessment of Anger

  • Treatment of Anger Control Problems

  • A Model CBT Anger Treatment for People with Intellectual Disabilities

  • Conclusions

  • References