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risk factors that can lead to the development of mental health issues and mental illness
Research studies have determined many risk factors that can lead to the development of mental health issues and mental illness. These include, but are not limited to, exposure to violence, parental divorce, poverty, genetic predisposition, and dysfunctional parenting. At the same time, there have been children who faced many of these risk factors and overcame them. These children are referred as resilient, and researchers have been eager to determine how they were able to thrive under circumstances that undo other children.
Let us explore the information presented in the book The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates by Wes Moore (2010).