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Anger Overview

The student may…

  • Lash out verbally at others
  • Unable to express their feelings
  • Withdraw (emotionally or physically)
  • Challenge the authority of the adult
  • Refuse to comply with adult requests
  • Refuse to follow classroom routines
  • Project blame onto others
  • Difficulty going from point A to point B
  • Enormous energy and persistence
  • Often plays out scenes of control
  • May ask the same question over and over
  • Prefers to focus with intensity on one task