Anger Management and Counseling in Clarkston, GA.

Therapy and counseling for anger issues, self control and stress management in Clarkston, Georgia. Find effective help for real change.


Rich Oswald, MA, LPC
Anger Therapist

Rich Oswald, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 30078 - Nearby to Clarkston.

Anger is powerful. It protects us, defends us and is often easier to express than hurt, fear or other negative emotions. However, anger doesn't solve problems. It usually creates more. Emotions, however, are all good. They reflect what is going on in our heart. We can't control what we feel, but we can control what we do, say and think. Emotions reflect how we just processed an experience. Sometimes the processing is distorted. In order to change what we feel, we must address how we see the world. This is tough work. We also need to gain new skills to approach life with more productive and beneficial behavior. I can help you with both. No condemnation.

Tania Suarez, MSEd, LPC, LMHC, NCC
Anger Therapist

Tania Suarez, MSEd, LPC, LMHC, NCC

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 30324 - Nearby to Clarkston.

Getting angry is a natural emotion, one that is sometimes hard to control, but often unhelpful. Do you find that you go from 0-100 in the blink of an eye? Well, you're not alone. When angry, it's challenging to see and think clearly. I can help you slow this "blink of an eye" down so you can better manage your anger and angry reactions. I will teach you how to identify your triggers, examine your "anger chain of actions" and develop strategies to help you feel more in control of the situation and able to think and see clearly even in the most strenuous of times.

Paul F. Austin, MS, LPC
Anger Therapist

Paul F. Austin, MS, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 30329 - Nearby to Clarkston.

I help you learn from your anger and better understand why you get so upset. It is important to identify how and why you get upset so that it does not cause you further harm. Anger can take over your life and impact those around you including your family, friends, work or significant relationships. I help individuals let go of their anger and get more of what they really want in life.

Hope Hailey, LPC
Anger Therapist

Hope Hailey, LPC

licensed professional counselor

In 30339 - Nearby to Clarkston.

Anger is usually a more surface emotion for a deeper emotion such as fear or sadness. Anger can be like a flashing light on a dashboard of a car, indicating trouble inside. It is important to learn to diffuse and go to the root of this symptom. Looking at family of origin issues explains anger that many times seems inappropriate for current situations. I believe a person's past is the key to enjoying the present and fulfilling dreams of the future.

David Wright, MD, MM, MBA, MHSA
Anger Therapist

David Wright, MD, MM, MBA, MHSA

MD

In 30030 - Nearby to Clarkston.

Anger & Temper Management are approached in a highly individualized manner--taking into account the client's background, personality factors, religious or spiritual beliefs, and their support system. This approach may include subconscious, unconscious, pre-conscious, &/or conscious techniques. This approach may also involve taking into account personality & emotional factors that are specific to the client. Most importantly, this approach takes into account the use of positive and negative triggers that can prevent an explosive reaction in the first place. It's a highly pro-active, pre-emptive approach.

Jeffree Gars, LCSW, DC
Anger Therapist

Jeffree Gars, LCSW, DC

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 30307 - Nearby to Clarkston.

Anger Management is about understanding how to manage the triggers and stressors that are uniquely the clients. Learning mindfulness techniques and self-reflection approaches are some of the strategies. Anger can also be the byproduct of an imbalance biochemistry. In therapy we explore the episodes and work with both the short term and long term issues. I work with adolescents/teens who have anger issues including impulse disorders.

Cindy Hoerig, LPC, NCC
Anger Therapist

Cindy Hoerig, LPC, NCC

Licenced Professional Counselor

In 30009 - Nearby to Clarkston.

I work with clients to both understand their angry responses and to improve their behavior. Anger results from our interpretation of situations rather than the actual situation. Anger can prevent people from develping strong connections in relationships. It is difficult to trust a person who frequently responds in an angry manner or whose anger can be out of proportion to the situation. I help clients become less angry so they can improve their current relationships and develop new ones.

Sheri Hardin, LCSW
Anger Therapist

Sheri Hardin, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 30033 - Nearby to Clarkston.

If you find yourself feeling unusually angry at your partner, or feeling angry much of the time toward several other people, I can help you get to the bottom of your stewing anger. I can help you understand the reaction in the brain that makes you want to fight, as well as how sweeping it under the rug leads to blowing up. I can teach you ways to interrupt your anger before it builds and to express it in appropriate ways so that you can improve your relationships with others instead of damage them with anger. If you have been engaging in physically abusive/aggressive behavior, please seek help from a Family Violence Intervention Program.

Kalpana Murthy, MBA, MS, LPC, NCC, DCC
Anger Therapist

Kalpana Murthy, MBA, MS, LPC, NCC, DCC

Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified EMDR Therapist, Career Coach, Brain Health Coach

In 30030 - Nearby to Clarkston.

Anger can get triggered in situations where you feel disrespected, shamed, rejected, powerless, not heard, not valued, or not safe. My approach for helping clients reduce their anger is to identify past experiences that elicit anger, frustration, fear, shame or other upsetting emotions and negative thoughts now, and then to reprocess those memories with EMDR therapy. I have also helped clients understand why they feel they need to hold on to their anger and then work through the blocks to letting the anger go while still helping them find other ways to feel in control, heard, respected or safe. Note: I do not offer Anger Management classes to meet work or court ordered requirements.

Aaron Karnilow, Ph.D.
Anger Therapist

Aaron Karnilow, Ph.D.

Diplomate in Clinical Psychology, American Board of Professional Psychology and Fellow American Academy of Clinical Psychology

In 30022 - Nearby to Clarkston.

Anger, along with guilt, feelings of inadequacy, sexuality, and anxiety, is one of the major issues I work with in individual psychotherapy and marital counseling. My treatment of preference for anger management is primarily psychodynamic; this is because it enables both the patient and myself to identify the underlying issues and what triggers them. Once we have established what the triggers are, we can begin to explore what the underlying psychodynamics are entering new territory where most of the psychotherapy happens.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.
Anger Therapist

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

In 30301 - Nearby to Clarkston.

Grey Matters International and the work of Kevin J. Fleming, Ph.D approaches issues of anger management in a very humane yet fresh perspective. You see, anger is a normal emotion but it is the valence (intensity) as well as the coupling choice of what one does with this that is the problem. Telling someone to "not" do it or modifying behavior with a trite psychological plan that only breeds a compliant response is not the way to change anger. Brainwave optimization is a new cutting edge technology that allows one to rewire circuitry responsible for reactivity driving the anger. Contact Grey Matters International, Inc now at kevin@kevinflemingphd.com or 877-606-6161.

Matthew Smith, Psy.D.
Anger Therapist

Matthew Smith, Psy.D.

Licensed Psychologist

In 30309 - Nearby to Clarkston.

Dr. Matt Smith and Atlanta Consulting and Psychological Services provide anger management counseling on an individual level only to ensure that our client's get the one on one time with a counselor that is needed. We utilize a Cognitive Behavior Therapeutic Orientation to assist our client's in thinking through their issues rather than reacting to triggers. We try to convey to our clients that transformation through change is attainable and working through issues will be supported.

Bridgette Morris, BCCC
Anger Therapist

Bridgette Morris, BCCC

Board Certified Christian Counselor

In 30092 - Nearby to Clarkston.

Bridgette has worked with many individuals on how to handle anger. She understands anger is a normal, healthy emotion, but when explosive, anger can spiral out of control & have serious impact on your relationships. She'll work with you to develop healthy tools to deal with your anger and also expose underlying "triggers" that fuel your anger, allowing you to deal with your anger in a healthy & manageable way and restore your relationships.



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Clarkston is located in DeKalb County, Georgia. It has a land area of 1.81 square miles and a water area of 0.01 square miles.  The population of Clarkston is 12,215 people with 3,771 households and a median annual income of $34,287. .


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Counseling in this region can be difficult to afford for many people without insurance. Most people in Clarkston are not able to commit to a weekly therapy session without proper budgeting. The good news is that counselors in Clarkston may offer sliding scale fees or low cost options. Insurance may cover your sessions as well. Talk to your therapist to learn more. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Clarkston public health department.