U.S. Department of Justice

Aggression Management: A Program of Communication Skills and Strategies for Probation and Parole Officers [Lesson Plan]

Publication year: 1993

Library ID

  • 011092

Author(s)

Other Information

  • 1993
  • 52 pages.
Thumbnail preview The objective of this lesson plan is to provide skills that will assist probation and parole officers to minimize conflict and maximize cooperation between themselves and non-compliant offenders under their supervision. Module topics include:
  • The cognitive foundations of aggressive behavior,
  • Basic skill strategies,
  • Critical situations,
  • Thinking reports as a counseling tool,
  • The follow-up interview,
  • And cognitive counseling skills.


The curriculum package consists of a one-volume manual, and length of training is not specified.