What Happens to Suppressed Anger

Emptying Out Your Emotional Trash Can

Season 1, Episode 20

No one is exempt from feeling anger. Many individuals, for a wide variety of reasons, have determined that the open expression of anger will lead to no good result, so they suppress. When that happens, the anger does not just dissolve, but it morphs into other traits like resentment, futility, anxiety, and more. In this podcast you will be guided toward a mindset that will result in a more honest and constructive management of your emotion.

What Happens to Suppressed Anger

by Les Carter, Ph. D. | MarriagePath Radio

Something to Think about

In this episode, we discovered that:

  • Just because you suppress your anger doesn’t mean you have gotten rid of it.
  • The suppression of anger is certain to create ongoing problems both interpersonally and intrapersonally.
  • When you choose to be open with your anger, you are not required to be a master of debate.

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