Assessing Youth Anger:
Inside And Out
What you see on the outside does not always reflect
what occurs on the inside, which can make it difficult
to assess whether a youth is experiencing unhealthy
episodes of anger.
The Anger Regulation and Expression Scale (ARES)
will help you assess youth tendencies towards inward
and outward expressions of anger, along with the
range and duration of anger experiences.
Designed specifically for children and adolescents
aged 10–17 years, the Anger Regulation and
Expression Scales (ARES) is a multi-dimensional self-report measure of clinically dysfunctional anger.
than any other youth measure
and inconsistent response style