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Anxiety During Divorce May Look Different in Men

By August 31, 2019 No Comments

Anxiety during Divorce May Look Different in Men

Divorce is a very anxious time for both men and women. The anxiety around divorce often shows up different for men than women.When a man explodes in anger over something seemingly insignificant, he may appear like just a jerk. But he could be anxious.

Anxious “men may present as loose cannons, but they are worriers,” says Kevin Chapman, a clinical psychologist in Louisville, Ky. “Aggression tends to be more socially acceptable to many men than anxiety.”

The above is an excerpt from an article in the Wall Street Journal: