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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.

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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Anger and Bitterness- Good Riddance!

Pastor Ray Pritchard writes in the Keep Believing Ministries blog the following: “Last Monday (December 28) was Good Riddance Day in Times Square.  Organizers encouraged people to write their grievances down and then throw the lists into shredders symbolizing the … Continue reading

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Ventilation of Anger..

Many people think that letting anger out or catharsis of anger reduces anger escalation. Some parents and groups teach children to rip up magazines and throw things when they get angry. What really happens? Research studies have proven that ventilation … Continue reading

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If You Lose Your Cool, You Can’t Win

Ray Pritchard – September 13, 2008 Several times this week I started to write something about the presidential race, but I haven’t been able to do it properly, mostly because I find myself getting irritated by the comments I read … Continue reading

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