FSA – Anger Management (2022)

Learn more, as this is part of The First Step Act

Program Description is taken from The First Step Act Approved Program Guide,  1/2022 Anger Management is a cognitive-behavioral curriculum designed to help individuals better manage their anger. The protocol can be used as a 10-session group or in an individual format. The curriculum and journal are available in English and Spanish and are gender-responsive.

The journal is designed to be used in group or individual treatment by individuals who have demonstrated a need for learning skills to manage strong emotions such as anger. It provides participants with a summary of core concepts, worksheets for completing between-session challenges, and space to take notes for each of the sessions. The concepts and skills presented in this treatment protocol are best learned by interactive practice, review, and completing the between-session assignments.

Time Frame
Hours This program is typically completed in 18 hours.
Needs Addressed Anger/Hostility and Cognitions
Program Delivery To ensure program fidelity and proper credit, Anger Management must be delivered by Psychology Services staff.
Institution Locations Available at all BOP institutions.