Contextual factors that should be considered in evaluating abnormal behavior include sex, race/ethnicity, and a. cognitive skills

. personality problems 

 

. dimensional approaches d. socioeconomic status

 

4. It is important to consider a person’s age and developmental stage when evaluating behavior because 

. children have more serious disorders than adults do 

 

. adults may not report all their symptoms 

 

. developmental maturity affects what disorders occur and what symptoms are present

 

. disorders not treated during childhood will always persist throughout life