A life-span, cognitive-behavioral approach will be offered to treat individuals who have problems controlling their anger and who have related co-morbid psychiatric problems. The issues of prediction of violence and how to intervene across the entire life-span will be highlighted. Specific cognitive-behavioral interventions will be demonstrated.
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Donald Meichenbaum, Ph.D in Clinical Psychology is currently Research Director of Melissa Institute for Violence Prevention, Miami (melissainstitute.org). He is one of the founders of cognitive behavior therapy. He was voted one of the most influential psychotherapists of the 20th century. Latest books include "Roadmap to Resilience" (www.roadmaptoresilience.com) and "Evolution of Cognitive Behavior Therapy: A Personal and Professional Journey."