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Anger Management

The Fake Can Of Peas And Choosing Your Parenting Battles

Crystal Ponti | Posted 03.09.2015 | 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 03.08.2015 | 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 02.16.2015 | 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...

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.

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...

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.

Tuxedoed Man Shoots At Couple Who Interrupts Oral Sex: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.05.2014 | Weird News

A Seattle man is facing felony assault charges after allegedly shooting at two people who interrupted an oral sex session taking place on the street. ...

It's Not Always About You (and 4 Other Revelations For A Happier Life)

Abby Rodman, LICSW | Posted 10.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Abby Rodman, LICSW

We were enjoying a gorgeous, New England day at the beach recently when the wind suddenly picked up. In the blink of an eye, our umbrella decided to h...

What Every Argument You've Ever Had Is REALLY About

Abby Rodman, LICSW | Posted 09.06.2014 | Women
Abby Rodman, LICSW

I know how it feels when the people in your life do crazy with unparalleled proficiency and panache. Sometimes it seems your only option is to unleash a well-deserved mix of rage, inarguable criticisms and the list of how you do the whole living thing in a superior fashion.

Man Suspected Of Punching Rabbit During Fight About Women's Rights

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 07.03.2014 | Crime

A Florida man is behind bars after allegedly punching and choking his girlfriend's pet rabbit. James Wertz, 28, was arrested June 27 in connection ...

Who Pushes Your Buttons?

Judith Johnson | Posted 08.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Judith Johnson

Next time someone pushes your button, look inward instead of outward for the key to restoring your inner peace. Even if you can't stop yourself from reacting in the moment, take the time after the fact to explore your inner territory.

Suarez Bites: Why Children (and Some Adults) Bite and How to Stop It

Andrea Nair | Posted 08.25.2014 | Parents
Andrea Nair

Sorry parents, there is no quick fix for this -- it takes time and LOTS of repetition to teach a child (and adult) how to "catch his or her bites/ throws/ kicks/ yells." Let's talk specifically about biting since it was Luis Suarez's reaction when he had had enough.