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Lanika Johnson Professor Hanni Week 3 Learning Activity 03/30/21 1. Name the three factors that determine whether or not a person experiences a crisis in response to a stressful situation. Three factors that determine whether or not a person experiences a crisis in response to a stressful situation are individual’s perception of the event, availability of situational supports, and availability of adequate coping mechanisms. Morgan, K. I. (2019). 2. What is the goal of crisis intervention? The goal of crisis intervention is the resolve of an immediate crisis. Its focus is on the supportive, with the restoration of the individual to his precrisis level of functioning or possibly to a higher level of functioning. Morgan, K. I. (2019). 3. What is the definition of diagnostic overshadowing? Diagnostic overshadowing has been defined as wrongly assuming that the patient’s medical symptoms are attributable to his or her mental illness. Morgan, K. I. (2019). 4. What is the definition of social distancing? Social distancing has been defined as stigma that refers to the tendency of healthcare workers and others to avoid people with mental illness or addiction. Morgan, K. I. (2019).

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