Describe the potential effects of the environment and the behaviour of others on individuals

The potential effects that the environment and the behaviour of others can have on individual include:

  • Discomfort e.g. too hot, too cold, too noisy, too quiet, too cluttered etc.
  • Other’s behaviour may scare or intimidate
  • Other’s behaviour may be mimicked
  • Boredom, under-stimulation
  • Unexpected circumstances
  • The communication of others
  • Level of support and guidance