Anxiety Disorders

8 Ways to Deal With Aggressive People


Don't try to match aggressiveness

Give a brief and direct answer

Don't take the aggression personally

Respond with a comment that indicates you are not willing to be treated this way

Point out their anger

Use definitive words

Keep your distance

Remember, you can’t control the other person’s behavior, you can only control yours

Seek help

Eileen Bailey

Eileen Bailey


Eileen Bailey is an award-winning author of six books on health and parenting topics and freelance writer specializing in health topics including ADHD, Anxiety, Sexual Health, Skin Care, Psoriasis and Skin Cancer. Her wish is to provide readers with relevant and practical information on health conditions to help them make informed decisions regarding their health care.