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Anger Management

No Scream '15

Cat Greenleaf | Posted 01.15.2015 | Parents
Cat Greenleaf

I turned to my oldest son, Primo, and asked what he'd think if I made a New Year's resolution -- which I never do -- not to scream at him and his brother all year long. He told me he thought it'd be very difficult for me. Maybe I should take it one day at a time. He's 5.

6 Ways to Stop Yelling At Your Kids (Or At Least Do It Less)

Claire McCarthy, M.D. | Posted 01.14.2015 | Parents
Claire McCarthy, M.D.

"I'm crying because you are yelling at me!" said Liam when I told him to stop. "I'm yelling at you because you are crying," I said. Which not only underlined the absurdity of the situation, but made me feel so proud of my parenting and my ability to manage myself and a 9-year-old. Sigh.

The Worst Times Happen At Our Front Door

Mike Reynolds | Posted 01.09.2015 | Parents
Mike Reynolds

This isn't a story about regret or failure. I raise my voice because I do a lot as a parent, because there's a lot going on. We all have a lot going on. And kids don't listen all the time, nor should they be expected to.

The Fake Can Of Peas And Choosing Your Parenting Battles

Crystal Ponti | Posted 01.07.2015 | Parents
Crystal Ponti

A metaphoric sledgehammer struck me in the head as I watched her throw the chewed, mangled plastic into a corner in favor of a purple ball. A PURPLE BALL!

When We Love Each Other More, What Happens?

Lisa Haisha | Posted 01.06.2015 | Healthy Living
Lisa Haisha

Of course we know when we're angry, but do we really know why? More often it is because a need you have is not being met, so discovering what that need truly is will allow you to resolve your anger. You should also explain this to the person you're angry with so they know.

How to Make Anger Your Friend

Amberlee Rose | Posted 12.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Amberlee Rose

Throughout our lives, we learn that anger is an inappropriate, unattractive, destructive emotion. But, in reality it can be a powerful force for good.

Florida Twins Fight Over Sex Toy, Boyfriend: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 12.10.2014 | Crime

A woman in Bradenton, Florida, is facing assault charges after allegedly attacking her twin sister during an argument about a sex toy and the sister's...

Man Assaults Woman Who Suggests Anger Management Classes: Cops

AP | Posted 12.04.2014 | Crime

OCALA, Fla. (AP) — Police in central Florida say a man faces domestic battery charges after assaulting a woman during a discussion about anger manag...

Boyfriend Allegedly Assaulted Over Monopoly Game

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 11.24.2014 | Crime

A friendly game of Monopoly turned ugly Sunday night when a woman slapped her boyfriend in the heat of anger. As a result the woman had to go strai...

Man Assaults Hospitalized Girlfriend And Bites Security Guard: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 11.19.2014 | Crime

A man in Corpus Christi, Texas, is behind bars after allegedly assaulting his girlfriend in a hospital while she was recovering from giving birth. ...

A How-To Guide to Parent-Child Relationship Repair

Andrea Nair | Posted 01.18.2015 | Parents
Andrea Nair

Leave lots of space for your child to respond. The more she is able to talk about what is going on in her mind and body, the more she will process the event, leaving less to hold as a grudge later.

Woman Pulled Dentures From Rival's Mouth: Police

AP | Posted 01.07.2015 | Weird News

DUDLEY, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts woman is accused of yanking the false teeth out of another woman's mouth and throwing a beer bottle at her. Ca...

Man Shot Neighbor In Dog Poop Argument: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 11.03.2014 | Crime

A man in Tampa, Florida, is behind bars and accused of shooting his neighbor because of an argument over dog poop. Police said that on October 24 J...

Man Bit Off Part Of Groundskeeper's Ear: Police

AP | Posted 10.30.2014 | Weird News

EVANS, N.Y. (AP) — Police say a New York man bit off part of another man's ear during an unprovoked attack. Police in the town of Evans, southwest ...

Why I Feel Sorry for Bullies, Haters And Critics

Kari Kubiszyn Kampakis | Posted 10.20.2014 | Parents
Kari Kubiszyn Kampakis

Sadly, what begins as one person's inner turmoil can ultimately affect many. As the old expression goes, "The boss yells at the man, and the man goes home and yells at his wife, the wife yells at the kid, and the kid kicks the dog." Until someone breaks the cycle, the hurt keeps getting passed on.

Charlie Sheen Calls Off Engagement To Former Porn Star Brett Rossi

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 10.19.2014 | Entertainment

Charlie Sheen has officially ended his engagement. The "Anger Management" actor announced he has called off his pending nuptials to former adult ac...

Man Arrested For Alleged Aggressive Mopping

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 10.15.2014 | Weird News

When John Thornton visited the Double Tree Hotel in Bristol, Connecticut, on Monday night, he apparently did not like the mop job being done by a fema...

Drunk Stripper Attacks Boyfriend With Ax: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 10.08.2014 | Crime

Tammy Hiser doesn't like being ignored. Her boyfriend, Andrew Whitaker, found that out Monday night when she threatened him with an ax, because he ...

Man Punches Baby Girl: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 10.07.2014 | Crime

A man in Toledo, Ohio, is in jail for allegedly admitting that he punched a 1-year-old girl after having sex with her mother. The incident happened...

Applebee's Customer Punches 80-Year-Old: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 10.01.2014 | Crime

A Florida man faces a battery charge after allegedly punching an 80-year-old man who asked him to stop cursing in an Applebee's. Mikie Sawyer, 26, ...

Only My Kids Know

Tricia Mirchandani | Posted 11.22.2014 | Parents
Tricia Mirchandani

Only my kids have heard that bellow. Only they know the volume my voice can reach when I call upon every last ounce of me to carry out anger. When I've reached my limit and I want to be damned sure that everyone in earshot knows it, my children are the only ones around.

Domestic Violence: The NFL Needs to Step Up as Role Models

Rosalind Sedacca | Posted 11.18.2014 | Divorce
Rosalind Sedacca

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, a timely reminder for the NFL to do the right thing, to forget about the good ol' boys club and to change social consciousness when it comes to competition, aggression and power.

Celebrity Collector: Laura Bell Bundy

Reyne Haines | Posted 11.15.2014 | Celebrity
Reyne Haines

Having lived in Cincinnati, Ohio for 14 years, I know what Maker's Mark is. I'm guessing you are a Kentucky girl? Or you're a Southern girl with a penchant for whiskey? I'm hedging on the latter...

The Rage Clean

Jennifer Ball | Posted 11.08.2014 | Parents
Jennifer Ball

As my temper flares, messes that need conquering almost glow with a heavenly aura in front of me. The dishwasher gets emptied with loud purposefulness. Dust is sprayed and wiped with forceful intent. Shoes are deposited by the front door with angry aplomb. Baseboards are scrubbed, the Swiffer gets abused and the toilets? Those mother effers GLEAM when I'm done with them.

Why I Trained Myself To Be Emotionless

Literally, Darling | Posted 11.06.2014 | Women
Literally, Darling

My friends would at times call me a robot, laid back, cold. I took pleasure out of this -- to me it was proof that I had succeeded.