Filled with His Love

(4.20) Does Venting Our Anger Help?

May 09, 2024 Russell T. Osguthorpe Season 4 Episode 20
(4.20) Does Venting Our Anger Help?
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Filled with His Love
(4.20) Does Venting Our Anger Help?
May 09, 2024 Season 4 Episode 20
Russell T. Osguthorpe

The summary of the text highlights the misconception that venting anger is beneficial for relationships, as per a study by Russell McClendon. This comprehensive meta-analysis, involving over 10,000 participants, reveals that venting actually exacerbates aggression and worsens situations. Instead, it suggests that activities which lower arousal levels are more effective in anger management. Contrary to common beliefs, physical exertions like running may not help due to increased heart rates fueling anger. Techniques such as slow flow yoga, mindfulness, progressive muscle relaxation, diaphragmatic breathing, and taking a time out are recommended for effectively reducing arousal and managing anger. The text also integrates insights from biblical verses and a talk by President Nelson on the adverse effects of anger and the importance of forgiveness, understanding, and avoiding harsh reactions in fostering healthier relationships and personal well-being.

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Do you have questions or comments?
Please contact me: rtosguthorpe@gmail.com

Want more info about my books and talks?
Go to my website: https://www.russelltosguthorpe.com/

Want to order a book?
Just go to Amazon and type in Russell T. Osguthorpe

Want to access my YouTube channel:
https://youtube.com/@russellt.osguthorpe497

Want know more about the music on this podcast? We are blessed to have M. Diego Gonzalez as a regular contributor of songs he has arranged, performed, and recorded especially for this podcast. My wife and I became acquainted with Diego when he was serving a as missionary in the Puerto Rico San Juan Mission. We were so impressed with his talent, we asked if he would compose and perform songs for Filled With His Love. He thankfully agreed. Hope you enjoy his work!

Want to boost your mood and make someone’s day?
Go to the App store on your iPhone, and download the app—Boonto.

Want a good introduction to my book? Morgan Jones Pearson interviewed me on the All-In Podcast, and it was one of the top 10 episodes of 2022. Here’s the link:

https://www.ldsliving.com/2022-in-review-top-10-all-in-podcast-episod...

Show Notes

The summary of the text highlights the misconception that venting anger is beneficial for relationships, as per a study by Russell McClendon. This comprehensive meta-analysis, involving over 10,000 participants, reveals that venting actually exacerbates aggression and worsens situations. Instead, it suggests that activities which lower arousal levels are more effective in anger management. Contrary to common beliefs, physical exertions like running may not help due to increased heart rates fueling anger. Techniques such as slow flow yoga, mindfulness, progressive muscle relaxation, diaphragmatic breathing, and taking a time out are recommended for effectively reducing arousal and managing anger. The text also integrates insights from biblical verses and a talk by President Nelson on the adverse effects of anger and the importance of forgiveness, understanding, and avoiding harsh reactions in fostering healthier relationships and personal well-being.

__________________________

Do you have questions or comments?
Please contact me: rtosguthorpe@gmail.com

Want more info about my books and talks?
Go to my website: https://www.russelltosguthorpe.com/

Want to order a book?
Just go to Amazon and type in Russell T. Osguthorpe

Want to access my YouTube channel:
https://youtube.com/@russellt.osguthorpe497

Want know more about the music on this podcast? We are blessed to have M. Diego Gonzalez as a regular contributor of songs he has arranged, performed, and recorded especially for this podcast. My wife and I became acquainted with Diego when he was serving a as missionary in the Puerto Rico San Juan Mission. We were so impressed with his talent, we asked if he would compose and perform songs for Filled With His Love. He thankfully agreed. Hope you enjoy his work!

Want to boost your mood and make someone’s day?
Go to the App store on your iPhone, and download the app—Boonto.

Want a good introduction to my book? Morgan Jones Pearson interviewed me on the All-In Podcast, and it was one of the top 10 episodes of 2022. Here’s the link:

https://www.ldsliving.com/2022-in-review-top-10-all-in-podcast-episod...