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Have I correctly used 'this' and 'about' in these sentences?

To cope with the problems in her family, Georgina usually looks for an emotional outlet by seeking advice from her friends. This often leads her, however, to making negative generalizations about her parents, brothers, and sisters.
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Use "make" instead of "making" in your sentence.
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teechr, is there any other word I can use instead of 'leads'? Can I say 'prompts,' 'causes,' or 'stirs'?

This often prompts/causes/stirs her, however, to make negative generalizations about her parents, brothers, and sisters.