Aggression Training

 

Aggression

 

Definition

Self-focused Aggression

Common Symptoms

Challenging Behavior

Threatening Verbal Hostility

       Provoking Confrontations

Physical Aggression

Biting

Sexual Aggression

Review Findings

Victims of Sexual Abuse

Explosive Aggression

Psychiatric Diagnosis

Manifesting Behavior

 

Psychiatric Factors in Aggression

 

Psychiatric Problems

Sufficient Distress to Produce Aggression

Mania

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Psychiatric Emergencies

Impulsive Behavior

Aggressive Behavior

Assaultive Behavior

Intentional Behavior

Pharmacological Interventions

Differential Diagnosis

Mild

Moderate

Severe

Profound

Communication Problems

Causes of Agitation

Conveying Agitation

Psychosocial Stressors

       New Medical or Psychiatric Problems

Evaluation

Dementia

Onset of Dementia

Down's Syndrome

 

Managing Aggression

 

Intervention

Safely Managing an Aggressive Individual

Stressors That May Provoke Aggression

Conduct Problems

Distorted Communication

Misdirected Aggression

Mood and Psychotic Disorders

Attempting to Reason Anger

Intimidate

Control

Get Attention

Avoid Responsibility

First Order of Business

De-escalate