Anger Management and Counseling in Pleasant Ridge, MI.

Therapy and counseling for anger issues, self control and stress management in Pleasant Ridge, Michigan. Find effective help for real change.


Anger Therapist

Thomas Bruno, LLP

Specialist in Clinical Pyschology

Within driving distance of Pleasant Ridge

I have worked in the field of Anger Management for at least for 15 years working with couples, individuals, and families. I have worked a lot with the court systems and individuals who are gotten into with the legal system. We dig into what individuals have learned from their families of origin and how we can use new tools to have a better way of dealing with life.

Anger Therapist

Michael Govan, MA, LLP, LPC, LSGC, EMDR II

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Pleasant Ridge

What I do often when helping clients with anger management issues is to go back and see what emotional wounds are left unhealed. Sometimes, their are large gaps in the emotional needs that have never properly been met. This is usually where I find the "Real" problem that has turned out to look like an anger problem. Recently over a three week period I helped an adolescent girl resolve a past issue that left her looking oppositional and defiant. Now she is making peace with her mom!!! You can heal too!!!

Anger Therapist

Donna Major, LMSW, BCD

Donna Major

Within driving distance of Pleasant Ridge

Anger and depression go hand in hand. My goal is to help you discover what are the triggers and then learn new skills to help you cope more effectively. I will help you to learn how to express your anger appropriately and end the ongoing battle with those you love. Learning a new skills takes times as well as gaining insight into your problems. I can help guide you.

Anger Therapist

Laura Mindell, MA LPC NCC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Pleasant Ridge

I am a psychotherapist who understands life can feel like a daily struggle. No one should have to endure these feelings alone. I compassionately listen and support clients as well as offer a therapeutic relationship that provides clients the opportunity to emotionally move forward and bring a healthy balance back into their lives. Counseling empowers clients to gain healthy coping skills, experience self care and process new ways to work through personal difficulties. Understanding feelings behind anger allow clients to feel more relaxed, have increased energy, feel less stressed, become motivated, experience satisfaction in relationships, and cope with difficulties in life easier.

Anger Therapist

Thomas Cliff, JD, LMSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Within driving distance of Pleasant Ridge

Most of us feel anger sometimes. How we experience and express anger determines whether it will present problems. Seeing the phrase "anger management," we think of controlling impulses and avoiding outbursts. Such control is fundamentally important when angry impulses cause us problems. Clients and I practice ways to put some space between feeling and reaction for this purpose. But there is more to managing anger. Sometimes people do not express it, but try to hold it in. Some claim to feel anger rarely, if ever. Anger is a legitimate emotion, and expressing it is important to health. We work together to find ways to express it constructively, not destructively.

Anger Therapist

Tameka Arnold, LMSW, SSW

Clinical Therapist, School Social Worker

Within driving distance of Pleasant Ridge

Certified Anger Management Classes are provided to Teens and Adults by a Certified Anger Management Specialist. Classes focus on emotional skill building and increasing coping skills. Clients are encouraged to identify their triggers, increase their awareness of feelings and learn techniques to change their reactions to triggers. Classes are 8 weeks and each session is one hour long. Call for days and times.

Anger Therapist

Marilyn Kistler, MA, LPC, NCC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Pleasant Ridge

Anger is a God-given emotion that was given to us to be able to identify things that are not ok and provide the energy needed to make the necessary changes. Unfortunately, we tend to use our anger as a weapon against others rather than a tool to resolve issues. I will work with you to identify what type of anger you struggle with and what triggers it. Together, we will plan a strategy to recognize anger before it gets out of control, diffuse or redirect it, and look for ways to deal with the underlying problem in a way that doesn’t hurt others but deals with the real issue.

Anger Therapist

Susan Gross, PsyD, LP, CAADC

Licensed Psychologist, Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor, Interventionist

Within driving distance of Pleasant Ridge

I provide anger management therapy and court ordered counseling to individuals in Wayne, Oakland, and Macomb counties. Anger management strategies include: Relaxation (yoga, mindfulness, meditation, sleep, music), cognitive restructuring (changing the way you think), journaling, problem solving, communication, life skills, practicing gratitude, and exercise.

Anger Therapist

Chad Allee, LMSW, LPC

Therapist

Within driving distance of Pleasant Ridge

I have worked with many teenagers and adults around anger management and conflict resolution as well as people who struggle with anxiety, phobias, depression, workplace issues and family conflict, especially around parenting. I am flexible in my approach and would welcome people to come in and discern whether my approach would be helpful. I utilize an eclectic approach that is individually tailored to suit each client's needs, and incorporate various traditional, holistic and complementary therapies to help individuals, families and groups improve their personal accountability and strengthen healthy coping skills. I look forward to meeting you and helping you on your courageous journey through Life.

Anger Therapist

Sally Palaian, Ph.D

Licensed Psychologist

Within driving distance of Pleasant Ridge

Out-of-control feelings are common when modern day life leaves many people feeling stressed out and overwhelmed. I can help you to understand the roots and triggers of your anger and then help you to cope more effectively when you feel frustration and anger. Anger is the emotion we need to protect ourselves; it’s what we feel when our rights have been violated. However, when not expressed appropriately or if we are out of control with anger, then it often causes our trouble in our relationships. Psychotherapy can help you to cope more effectively and calm your nervous system.

Anger Therapist

Stephanie Nofar, MA, LPC, CAADC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Pleasant Ridge

A common misconception is that anger is negative/bad but in reality there is nothing wrong with feeling angry. It is a normal and sometimes necessary emotion. Anger is not the problem, what we do with that anger is the key feature. Out-of-control anger can really hurt yourself and people around you as well as can cause issues in your daily life in school, work and in your personal/professional life.

Anger Therapist

Joe Kort, Ph.D., MSW

Licensed Social Worker

Within driving distance of Pleasant Ridge

You cannot have high self-esteem and be angry at the same time. The lower your self-esteem, the more vulnerable you are to being angry. Showing your anger in reactive ways doesn't communicate what you really are trying to say. We teach clients how to raise their self-esteem and how what angers them is related to something they believe about themselves. We also offer cognitive-behavioral tools to help individuals and couples address, express and feel their anger.

Anger Therapist

Robert Flewelling, Psy.D. LP

Licensed Psychologist

Within driving distance of Pleasant Ridge

Aristotle famously stated that getting angry was easy, but doing so in the right way, and for the right reasons, and to the right degree was not so easy. To this day, those words are a truth. It is a problem that has yet to be universally solved, but instead, must be done individually, in the course of one's life. However, there are keys and tools and understandings that are universal. Providing these tools is a large part of my work, as I work extensively with men and women struggling with anger problems and domestic violence.



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Pleasant Ridge is located in Oakland County, Michigan. It has a land area of 0.56 square miles and a water area of 0.00 square miles.  The population of Pleasant Ridge is 2,556 people with 1,109 households and a median annual income of $105,438. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Pleasant Ridge, MI

Very Affordable

Booking a weekly counseling session with a licensed therapist in Pleasant Ridge is not a large financial issue for the majority of people in this area. Sustaining a commitment to mental health treatment is easily accessible for the average family, but ask your therapist if there are any concerns as many will accept insurance or even offer sliding scale fees