•Nia is an 18 year old African female brought into the hospital by her residence hall
director. Nia arrived in the US two weeks ago from a small African village. Since her arrival
her roommate has complained about her strange behavior and observed her talking to herself on multiple occasions. When asked, Nia
acknowledged having “spells” in which she speaks with spirits. She denies any drug use and all of her lab work has come back in normal ranges. The ER has called you in for a psychiatric consult.
Conduct a cultural formulation.