Understanding Aggression

Aggression is defined for these purposes by "intent to harm".

Causes of Aggression

  • Frustration

  • Direct provocation

  • Physical or psychological pain

  • High temperature can elicit aggressive behavior in animals and people

  • Crowded environment 

  • Chemical imbalances in the brain

Types of Aggression

  1. Fear Aggression

  2. Territorial Aggression

  3. Idiopathic Aggression

  4. Predatory Aggression

  5. Intra-Household Aggression

  6. Control Aggression

  7. Resource Guarding/Possession Aggression

Have a Question?

Text us Anytime!

917-226-4732