an event which occurs during an individuals life which may affect them deeply. Example events include- divorce, marriage, a change of career or even the death of a close family member. See also Life Change Unit.

LIFE CRISIS: "Life crises generally happen following a significant life experience, which could be an event arguably positive such as marriage or the loss of a loved one."
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