Protective factors

Definition

noun

Factors or traits of an individual that serve as strengths or assets that can be accessed to promote a healthy adjustment to lessen the severity of symptoms.


Supplement

The presence of a disease or disorder can be explained by the following factors:

…and the absence of :

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