The Primitive Brain in Anger Management
The Primitive Brain….
- Older and less complex
- Located above the spine, in the center of the head
- Linked to basic human need for survival, protection, dominance and reproduction
- Similar to primitive mammals
- The home of basic emotions
In Anger Management!!!!
- If functioning from the Primitive Brain, humans instinctively seek to be destructive when angry
- Inevitably results in destruction to self as well