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1

What is unexpected life events ?

Unexpected life events are events that only happen to some people and they cant be predicted.

2

What are the unexpected life events?

Death of someone close to you.

Accident/injury.

Ill Health.

Promotion.

Dropping out of education.

Redundancy

Imprisonment

3

What is redundancy?

Redundancy is when the company no longer needs a particular job so they let the employee ago.

4

What are the possible effects of accident/injury/health?

Loss of mobility.
Depression.
Restriction in social activities.
Lack of interest in appearance.

5

What are the possible effects of death of a Partner/relative/friend ?

Feeling of loss & grief.

Low self confidence.

Loss of friends.

Unable to cope.

6

What are the possible effects of exclusion/dropping out of education?

Low self esteem.

Loss of friends.

Restriction in social activities.

7

What are the possible effects of imprisonment?

Depression.

Loss of social contact.

Low self esteem.

Loss of independence.

8

What are the possible effects of promotion?

Improved self esteem.

Positive self image.

More independence.

9

What are the possible effects of redundancy?

Low self esteem.

Stress.

Fewer opportunities for learning & developing skills.

Fewer opportunities to interact/develop mee relationships.
Opportunities to train for a new job.