Asked by Alisia Gibson on Feb 18, 2024

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According to a major study on violent activity among former psychiatric patients, which of the following groups had the lowest rate of violent activity?

A) Former patients with a major mental disorder and a history of substance abuse.
B) Former patients with a major mental disorder without a history of substance abuse.
C) Former patients with a diagnosis of "other" mental disorders and a co-occurring substance abuse problem.
D) Former patients with a diagnosis of adjustment disorder and a co-occurring substance abuse problem.

Diagnosis

Label given to a set of symptoms that tend to occur together.

  • Understanding the factors that contribute to violent activity among former psychiatric patients.
  • Identifying the relationship between major mental disorders and substance abuse in relation to violent activity.
  • Analyzing the impact of different mental disorder diagnoses on the likelihood of violent activity.
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ashley clark

Feb 18, 2024

Final Answer :
B
Explanation :
According to the study, former patients with a major mental disorder without a history of substance abuse had the lowest rate of violent activity.