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Susan Sharp is a 35year old lady who has recently been diagnosed with diabetes.She is overweight and smokes.She is aware that she does not have a healthy lifestyle but finds it hard to resist fast foods and alcohol.She is a single parent of two young children.She claims that her family have always been overweight and becomes angry when staff try to help her adapt to a diabetic diet and begin to lose weight.

ASSESSMENT:
utilising a range of psychological theories,describe the factors that have contributed to Susan's unhealthy lifestyle with regard to;
-motivation
-nature/nurture
-stress and coping

using relevant psychological concepts,discuss how health care professional could help Susan learn to change her lifestyle and becoming healthier.

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    its not like i want the whole assignment to be done for me while i am relaxed no,i just want to be helped to brainstorm on what i should mainly focus on wen i am answering the question.

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    I am new to the subject so all I need are guidelines on how I can tackle the question.

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