What is MATURATIONAL CRISIS?

is a state which describes a period of intense disorganization of an individuals mood or emotions which typically arise during between one developmental phase and another such as getting married or retiring.

MATURATIONAL CRISIS: "Maturational crises typically occur during extremely stressful events during an individuals life resulting in intense disorganization of an individuals mood."

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