Published on February 2, 2016
SOC 313 Week 1 DQ 1 Psychosocial Issues in Huntington's Disease (Ash) FOR MORE CLASSES VISIT www.soc313homework.com Discuss psychosocial issues in Huntington's disease. Some of the issues may be from the following list. Use at least 3 of the following or 3 of your own, and provide a resource for your findings. Respond to at least one other student in an evaluative or informative manner, not by stating "I agree." Individuals and their families must cope with continuing losses, both physical and mental, as the condition progresses. The cognitive and behavioral changes for affected individuals may make it more difficult for them to cope. Individuals and family members may feel helpless and hopeless. Faulty judgment and impulsivity related to behavioral changes may result in unsafe situations for the individual. As the condition progresses, individuals become less able to care for themselves and thus become more dependent on others.