Mental Health Nursing Practice Questions 3

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c. supporting him in arranging, preparing for, and completing multiple interviews;
Resilience develops from the process of resolving distress through adaptive coping. It is enhanced when people experience success as a result of their own efforts, increasing their sense of control or mastery over stressful events. Supporting your friend in his efforts to obtain and succeed in interviews for a replacement job contributes to his enhanced resilience.

You are helping your friend deal with his situation and find a replacement job but not in a manner that leads him to experience success via his own efforts. As a result of using your connections to set up an interview with your employer, your friend does not have an opportunity to experience a sense of mastery over stress, so this action is less likely to contribute to increased resilience. You are helping your friend deal with his situation and find a replacement job but not in a manner that leads him to experience success via his own efforts. As a result of connecting him with a friend of the family who owns his own business, your friend does not have an opportunity to experience a sense of mastery over stress, so this action is less likely to contribute to increased resilience. Helping him to understand that the layoff resulted from troubles in the economy and is not his fault does not provide your friend with an opportunity to experience a sense of mastery over stress, so this action is less likely to contribute to increased resilience.
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