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environmental approach

a therapeutic approach in which efforts are directed either toward reducing external pressures (e.g., employment or financial problems) that contribute to emotional difficulties or toward modifying aspects of the individual’s living or working space to improve functioning.

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guilty but mentally ill (GBMI)

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