John Howard Society of Toronto

Anger Management Services

Anger Management Group Counselling

This intensive psycho-educational group program is for men who want to acquire new skills for managing and communicating their anger. Referrals are accepted to meet supervisory orders, such as bail, probation and parole. Referrals from EAP and/or employers are also accepted. Self-referrals are always welcome! This program does not address Domestic Violence interventions or treatment. All court documentation indicates this.

Please Note: The next Anger Management program will be on October 22nd 2019. 

Groups will convene every Tuesday from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

We are pleased to announce we have also added a day time group on Thursday, November 7th held at 1 – 3 PM.

In order to receive a certificate of completion you are required to attend all six sessions. The payment schedule is, first $100.00 is to be paid by the first session, the following amount is determined by income but all fees must be paid in full by the end of group in order to receive a Certificate of Completion for the program. The total cost for this program will be determined by income. Proof of payment will be required upon intake. There are no refunds on these payments.

Contact: Sarah James at 416-925-4386 ext 224 or by email at


What is the Difference?: Anger Management vs Domestic Violence Counselling


S.T.E.A.M (Strategies Towards Employment Anger Management)

This program is for male clients in receipt of Ontario Works who may have anger management difficulties and limited conflict resolution skills. S.T.E.A.M works to provide the tools and necessary skills to maintain employment and communicate positively with employers, coworkers and people in the community. Individuals will learn positive communication skills to enhance the success of workplace outcomes. This program is delivered through 12 group sessions. Traditionally all referrals are made through Ontario Works.

Please Note: Referrals are now open for our STEAM program that will start October 21st, 2019

Contact: Sarah James at 416-925-4386 ext 224 or by email at