anger, aggression and violence
Are you worried about your child's angry, aggressive or violent behaviour? Do you need to know where to get help and what to do next? YoungMinds is here to support you.
We've put together information about children's anger, aggression and violence, especially for parents and carers, with lots of links to organisations who can help. We're also here to listen. If you want to talk to someone in confidence about your worries, you can contact the YoungMinds Parents' Helpline for free. You can call, email or chat to us online – whatever suits you best.
About anger, aggression and violence
Angry feelings and aggressive behaviour can be very hard to deal with and can have a big effect on family life.
When a child or young person is very angry it can be hard to help them. They may say there is nothing wrong and that everyone else has the problem.