Part 1 Topics include: What drives people to commit crimes? What drives people to do the wrong thing, and then justify their behavior by blaming others? Behavior is the result of thinking. Certain patterns of thinking lead to hurting other people and sometimes ourselves. Error in thinking: "I want what I want, when I want it, and I don't want to work for it." Blaming others for our anger. Responding with anger. Triggers to anger. Responding with listening and empathy, instead of with anger, stops the cycle of attack. How can we handle a situation constructively vs. irresponsibly when we are accused of something, or when we are met with anger?