1. The caregiver observes a male client who is sitting in a

chair, staring out the window for a long time. The caregiver asks the client whether he is okay. 

The client says

that he is trying to talk himself into telling his wife about

his gambling addiction and the money he has lost. He

says that he is playing the scenario in his head and is

thinking about how he wants to present the news to her

and how she will respond. The client’s behavior is an

example of:

1. Hallucinations

2. Intrapersonal communication

3. Delusions

4. Interpersonal communication