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1

Define the Ecological Theory (Life Model)

focuses on the connection between people and the environment.

2

Name three ecological concepts

Adaptedness, stress, & coping

3

Define Adaptedness

Goodness of fit with the environment

4

Define Coping

psychological, physiological, and behavioral response that is set in motion as a result of emotional stress

5

Name some of the factors that influence people and their behaviors

individual characteristics, interpersonal factors, institutional factors, community factors, public policy