Many books on anger management include extensive exercises and practice worksheets, and offer dozens of therapeutic techniques for getting rage under control. Readers who lack the time or patience to work through these books are left to their own devices and continue suffering with out-of-control anger. Thankfully, there are simple and proven-effective ways to come to terms with anger, many of which can be learned in just one hour.
Anger: The Zip Book is a simple solution, a pocket guide designed to appeal to those readers seeking trustworthy, instant advice for processing anger in healthy ways. Readers learn the essentials about anger chapter by chapter: what causes and contributes to anger, how to calm down when they feel angry, and how to keep anger from bubbling up in the first place. Readers seeking even more practice exercises and examples will appreciate the Anger: The Zip Book supplemental material available online exclusively to readers. This three-level approach allows readers to tailor their experience of reading the book to their specific needs and interests.
* More than one in ten people say they have trouble controlling their anger
* With this concise guide, readers learn the basics of anger management from a trusted source in just one hour
About the Authors:
Ronald T. Potter-Efron, Ph.D., LCSW, is a psychotherapist in private practice in Eau Claire, WI, who specializes in anger management. He is author of Angry All the Time and coauthor of Letting Go of Anger.
Patricia S. Potter-Efron, MS, is a clinical psychotherapist at First Things First Counseling Center in Eau Claire, WI.