Anger, Hostility, and Violent Behavior - Check Your Symptoms
If you answer yes to any of the following questions, click on the "Yes" in front of the question for information about how soon to see a health professional.
health risks that may increase the seriousness of your
If you have been:
- Abused by an
intimate partner: Go to the topic
- Harmed by another person (victim of violent behavior): Go to the
Physical Abuse, Sexual Abuse, or Rape.
If you have suicidal thoughts: Go to the topic
Suicidal Thoughts or Threats.
Are you so angry that you might harm someone?
Does your anger or hostility cause problems with others?
Do you have any of the following symptoms?
- Anger or hostility that is related to the use
of alcohol or drugs: Go to the topic
Alcohol and Drug Problems.
If a visit to a health professional is not needed immediately, see the Home Treatment section for self-care information.
WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise
December 23, 2011
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