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What are common types of unhealthy anger?

Charles J. Sophy, MD
Adolescent Medicine
The two most common forms of unhealthy anger are internalized anger and externalized anger. Internalized anger is anger that is bottled up and not expressed. Externalized anger is anger that is expressed in a disrespectful, aggressive, and sometimes even dangerous manner.

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