RELAX: Alternatives to Anger2.16

February 16, 2023 - March 9, 2023

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Contact: Georgina Guzmán perrygeo@msu.edu

 

RELAX: Alternatives to Anger

Thursdays, Feb. 16 - March 9, 2023
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. ET

Online via Zoom


Facilitator:  Georgina Guzmán, perrygeo@msu.edu

How individuals handle their anger and stress affects the people around them. 

Alternatives to Anger is a four-part educational series designed to help adults, parents and caregivers increase their knowledge about anger issues and put anger management and healthy relationship skills into practice. Through presentations, group discussion and skill-building activities, participants learn what anger is, what triggers anger, calming down and de-stressing methods, the principles of problem solving, effective communication skills and forgiving and letting go of the past. 

The concepts of RELAX include:  
  • Recognize your anger signals. 
  • Empathize by seeing the other person’s point of view. 
  • Listen and really hear what the other person is saying. 
  • Accept that the other person’s anger is NOT ABOUT YOU. 
  • “X”- out the past and keep it in the present.

Lesson 1 – What is anger?                                         Date: February 16

Lesson 2 – Calming Down and Destressing               Date: February 23

Lesson 3 – Six Principles of Problem-Solving            Date: March 2

Lesson 4 – Forgiving and Letting Go of the Past       Date: March 9

Cost: FREE

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