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About Administrator

Lynette Hoy is a marriage and family counselor, licensed in the state of Illinois and a National Certified Counselor. She is a Diplomate, Consultant, Supervisor, Certified Anger Management Specialist-V with the National Anger Management Association and the co-author of all 4 editions of What's Good About Anger?, a speaker and writer for various publications.

Breaking Out of Anger!

Have you ever wondered what causes anger to rear it’s ugly head so quickly? In our books I have talked about how expectations, self-talk and choices trigger and amplify anger. Anger is ultimately a physiological and a cognitive response to … Continue reading

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Controlling the Rage Within

Controlling the Rage Within Controlling the Rage Within Listen here to this podcast! I recently received this Question: When I get angry, I blow up so fast that I don’t have time to stop and think or ask for God’s … Continue reading

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What’s Good About Anger? is unique…

What’s Good About Anger is unique because the book and curriculum emphasize the following: Anger is an emotion and force that is good when it is expressed in healthy ways to achieve healthy goals. The physiological process of anger happens … Continue reading

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Can’t Let Go of Anger

Question: Basically one of those little things happen where somebody is rude or whatever, and I cannot it go, it bothers me forever. And in most cases, I’ve done nothing wrong, and I should just be able to go, “Wow, … Continue reading

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New National Anger Management Association Standards

NAMA is now recommending new standards for certification as a Certified Anger Management Specialist-II. Read about the new standards here. If you are a CAMS-I you can work towards the next level by meeting requirements based on your credentials, education … Continue reading

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Anger Management Specialist Certification and Starter Kit!

New! Anger Management Institute Starter Kit for Leaders. Includes everything you need to start up your anger management services: Ten Steps to Starting an Anger Management Business, group curriculum (books/expanded workbooks), instructions for connecting with courts and employers, introductory letter, … Continue reading

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Will County Court Approval for Anger Management Institute Program

Some good news from one of our recently certified Anger Management Trainer-Specialists: “HI Lynette, I received approval from Will County Court.  I sent the What’s Good About Anger? curriculum to Chief Judge Kinney, he reviewed it, and sent me approval.  … Continue reading

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The Healing Power of Forgiveness By Ray Pritchard

Few Christians realize nearly every problem in life stems from an unwillingness to forgive someone. When we hold grudges, seek retribution, and blame others, we end up hurting our relationships with God and peopleand shortcircuit our ability to live the … Continue reading

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