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-əˈdæp tɪvmal·adap·tive

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  1. maladaptiveadjective


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  1. maladaptiveadjective

    showing faulty adaptation

    reconciling, adaptive, adjustive, adaptational, accommodative, adaptative

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  1. Bernard Biermann:

    Adolescence is a time of tremendous stress and it seems like today’s teens have unusually high, often unreasonable, expectations for themselves, as a result, depression, anxiety and other mental health concerns are increasingly common as are maladaptive behaviors such as substance abuse, self-injury, eating disorders and other forms of unhealthy coping.

  2. Stephen Peck:

    The problem is solvable, providing housing and jobs are part of it, but that’s the easiest part. It’s the maladaptive habits a person may have picked up to cope with trauma that are hardest to overcome.

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