At Heavy M.E.T.A.L., we believe that getting caught up in the debate of "blaming men" or "gender imbalance" will not create change. Instead, we understand that family violence is a human problem, and perpetrators can be male or female. The fact is that statistics indicate that men are often the perpetrators of family violence. Recognising this and knowing there are support programs and services specifically for women, Heavy M.E.T.A.L. offers support for men who acknowledge they need help with this issue.
With over 20 years of experience providing support and guidance, Heavy M.E.T.A.L. has helped hundreds of men overcome their anger issues and improve their relationships. Our programs address various aspects of anger management and personal growth, focusing on communication skills, emotional intelligence, and conflict resolution. We also empower men to understand and recognise the different types of violence they may use and their impact on others. Recognising and understanding the impact of our behaviour is the first step to knowing what we as individuals must change.
Some key points about our program:
• Men often self-refer to the Heavy M.E.T.A.L. program.
• Participants complete over 40 weekly sessions, indicating they find it helpful and practical.
• We use an empathetic and persuasive approach to encourage men to take responsibility for their actions and improve their relationships.
• Heavy M.E.T.A.L offers men more committed to bettering themselves than the 20-week government-funded program.
• Our program welcomes participants from all over Australia and beyond, with weekly classes conducted via Zoom, ensuring accessibility for everyone.
We aim to create a supportive environment where individuals can work through their anger issues and build stronger relationships. By providing resources and guidance, we have seen many success stories from men who have transformed their lives and become better partners, fathers, and community members.
Here's what some of our clients have to say:
"Heavy M.E.T.A.L. has helped me understand my anger and given me the tools to manage it. My relationships have improved, and I'm grateful for the support I received."
"I used to feel ashamed about my anger issues, but the program showed me that change is possible. Now, I can handle conflicts more healthily and connect better with my loved ones."
One client's spouse shares her experience:
"Since doing the Phase 1 and Phase 2 Heavy M.E.T.A.L. program, my husband has become more controlled and is less angry and sensitive to things I might say. He does not bite back as easily. His coping mechanisms are a lot better."
In conclusion, Heavy M.E.T.A.L. focuses on addressing the human problem of family violence rather than engaging in unproductive debates about gender imbalance. Our main goal is to support and assist men who recognise their role in family violence and seek our help. Through empathy, understanding, and practical tools, we help individuals overcome anger issues, recognise the impact of their actions, and improve relationships, creating a more harmonious society for everyone. If you or someone you know could benefit from our programs, please visit our website at www.heavymetalgroup.com.au for more information, and for further details on the programs offered, follow this link: https://heavymetalgroup.com.au/services/weekly-programs/