Understanding clinical anger and violence: the anger avoidance model.

@article{Gardner2008UnderstandingCA,
  title={Understanding clinical anger and violence: the anger avoidance model.},
  author={Frank L. Gardner and Zella E. Moore},
  journal={Behavior modification},
  year={2008},
  volume={32 6},
  pages={
          897-912
        }
}
  • Frank L. Gardner, Zella E. Moore
  • Published in Behavior modification 2008
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Although anger is a primary emotion and holds clear functional necessities, the presence of anger and its behavioral manifestations of aggression/violence can have serious emotional, health, and social consequences. Despite such consequences, the construct of clinical anger has to date suffered from few theoretical and treatment advancements and has received insufficient research attention. Thus, the purpose of this article is to introduce the Anger Avoidance Model, which is a new… CONTINUE READING

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