Research into Writing as a Therapeutic Tool
An increasing body of research is exploring the effectiveness of expressive/therapeutic writing in many contexts including, but not limited to: relationships, health issues, self-esteem, grief, and trauma.
Emotional Anger Management
Elisabeth Christiana & Vryscha Novia Ningsih (2017). Effectivity of Expressive Writing Technique to Increase the Emotional Anger Management to 10th Grade Electrical Engineering Student in State Vocational High School. Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research, volume 118. 9th International Conference for Science Educators and Teachers (ICSET).
This is one of numerous studies focusing on practical applications of writing beginning to appear in the international literature.