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Health HW #3 - functional disorder has a psychological...

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Vincent Tang 3/2/11 Period 8 Ms. Patti Health HW #3 p. 217 1,2 1) Resiliency is the ability to adapt effectively and recover from disappointment, difficulty, or crisis. It is important because resilient people are able to handle problems in healthful way sand achieve long-term success despite negative circumstances. 2) Three external factors that affect a person’s resiliency are your family, your school your peers. Three internal factors that affect a person’s resiliency are commitment to learning, positive values, and social competency. p. 229 1,3 1) A mental disorder is an illness of the mind that can affect the thoughts, feelings, and behaviors of a person, preventing him or her from leading a happy, healthful, and productive life. An organic disorder is caused by a physical illness or an injury that affects the brain while a
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Unformatted text preview: functional disorder has a psychological cause and does not involve brain damage 3) Clinical depression and Bipolar disorder are both depressive disorders marked with feelings sadness, hopelessness and despair for a period of time. p. 237 2,3 2) People delay seeking help for mental or emotional problems because we tend to hide the thoughts that embarrass us or those we can’t control. 3) Group therapy involves treating a group of people who have similar problems and who meet regularly with a trained counselor. We should consider group therapy next week for our similar problems. p. 241 1,2 1) The grieving process includes: Denial or Numbness, Emotional Releases, Anger, Bargaining, Depression, Remorse, Acceptance, Hope. 2) Grief response is an individual’s total response to a major loss....
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