A Patient States That Her 5-Year-Old Daughter Is Always Running

Question 16
Multiple Choice

A patient states that her 5-year-old daughter is always running up to relatives and friends and wants to give them a big hug and kiss.The patient asks if her daughter is appropriate in her actions.What is the most appropriate reply based on the concepts of functional communication? A) "Your daughter's actions are definitely dysfunctional." B) "Your daughter is just being a 'little girl' and will outgrow being so affectionate." C) "Your daughter is going through a normal developmental phase." D) "Does your mother-in-law show signs of affection toward your daughter?"