Which of the following is not classified as an anxiety disorder?
Question 2.Gordon was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol. His blood alcohol concentration was 0.12. Concentrations below _____ percent usually produce feelings of relaxation, with minimal cognitive or motor effects; however, for Gordon he was well over this amount.
Question 3.Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)
Question 4.What percentage of individuals with Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) is estimated to be in treatment?
Question 5.Recent data by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration reveal that over_______ million Americans reported some amount of alcohol use.
Question 6.Encopresis is
Question 7.________ was an early reformer in the proper treatment of individuals with mental illness. He advocated for treating the mentally ill with sympathy, compassion, and empathy.
Question 8.Many people who have an autism spectrum disorder
Question 9.What is the standard diagnostic manual used by many mental health professionals and insurance companies?
Question 10.Which of the following is NOT true when exploring what’s considered “abnormal behavior?”
Question 11.According to Szasz, what four qualities are necessary in order for a mental illness to be considered equivalent to a physical illness?
Question 12.According to Freud, repression is seen as an unconscious defense mechanism of the ego that keeps certain ideas separate from the one’s consciousness. When one is unable to appropriately express feelings, the feelings can turn inward and lead to what?
Question 13.Of the following, what is the best conceptualization of “personality disorder”?
Question 14.Some researchers have suggested that exposure to certain kinds of media influences can contribute to the behaviors that denote antisocial personality disorder. Which of the following is not one of those types of media influences?
Question 15.Faulty thinking processes are considered to be responsible in mental illnesses according to __________________? Factors within the environment are considered to be reinforcing behaviors according to ___________________?
Question 16.Sex involving real or imagined humiliation and suffering is known as ________________ disorder.
Question 17.Which neurotransmitter helps to regulate eating, aggression, and sexual behaviors, and may (in lower levels) be linked to binge eating of carbohydrates?
Question 18.Rob has always been a lady’s man so he is quite distressed that at age 55 he is having difficulty attaining and maintaining an erection. Rob may be suffering from ____________________ disorder.
Question 19.When considering major depressive disorders, this is the term used to describe the inability to experience pleasure is which of the following.
Question 20.According to our text, is considered to be a possible explanation of the gender differences often found between the diagnosis of men and women in terms of depression?
Question 21.Pseudomedical complaints in otherwise healthy people can be an indication of _____________.
Question 22.One side effect of some phenothiazines is
Question 23.When a person has hallucinations and delusions and loses contact with reality, that person most likely has
Question 24.When a person not only develops retrograde amnesia but also leaves home and adopts a new identity, the appropriate diagnosis is
Question 25.From how many distinct personality states must a person exhibit in order to be diagnosed with DID?
Question 26.Which potential symptom of Schizophrenia is described as the belief that an individual has some extraordinary talent or power?
Question 27.Culture-bound syndromes
Question 28.In this imaging technique, powerful magnetic fields are used to attract the protons found in the nuclei of the body’s hydrogen atoms.
Question 29.These two conditions may co-occur among older people and those with Down Syndrome.
Question 30.In this imaging technique, blood flow is monitored while people perform cognitive tasks. The changes in blood flow indicate which parts of the brain are active.
Question 31.MDMA is also known as ______________.
Question 32.While this is a widely accepted stimulant and considered quite safe, the side effects on health include an increase in the production of stomach acid, insomnia, poor sleep, and anxiety.
Question 33.Which one of the following is NOT one of the psychoactive substances most commonly used by college students?
Question 34.Rather than a scientific exercise, the Generation Rx film proposes that psychiatric drugs are part of a ___________.
Question 36.Cognitive Behaviorism is a theory of Psychology that explores which of the following:
Question 37.Hippocrates believed that the body contained these four fluids or humors:
Question 38.A patient with ___________ has a tendency to see the world pessimistically.
Question 39.Thomas decides that he needs help for his personality disorder, so he looks in the telephone book for a therapist who specializes in dialectical behavior therapy. For which of the following diagnoses is Thomas most likely seeking help?
Question 40.The DSM-5 is published by who?
Question 41.With regard to Szasz’s arguments regarding mental versus physical symptoms, Ausubel asserts that these four considerations play a part in the evaluation of symptoms:
@Found on page 3 (71) of the Ausubel article. “… the evaluation of all symptoms, physical as well as mental, is dependent in large measure on subjective judgment, emotional factors, cultural-ethical norms, and personal involvement on the part of the observer.”
Question 42.Electroconvulsive therapy
Question 43.The most effective way to treat bipolar disorder is
Question 44.One of the diagnostic criteria for anorexia nervosa is a refusal to maintain a body weight at or above a minimally normal weight for one’s age and height. This is currently considered a failure to maintain at least ____% of “normal” body weight.
Question 45.__________ disorder is defined by sexual fulfillment and excitement gained by watching unsuspecting people disrobe or engage in sex.
Question 46.Which of the following explanations for anorexia nervosa was first posed by researcher Hilda Bruch in the mid- to late-1900s?
Question 47.Self-induced vomiting and the misuse of laxatives, diuretics, and/or enemas would all be examples of __________ behaviors.
Question 48.Dalmane, Sonata, and Ambien are frequently used to treat insomnia disorder, and they belong to a class of medications called
Question 49.People with depersonalization disorder
Question 50.All of the below are considered causal factors for insomnia except?
Question 51.Consider this scenario: The DSM is introduced to a remote indigenous culture in Australia. After a few months, researchers begin to notice that people in this culture are suddenly showing symptoms found only in the DSM. These symptoms were not present before the introduction of the DSM to the culture. The research of __________ supports this phenomenon.
Question 52.Which of the following is the most oft-reported neurological abnormality found in those suffering from schizophrenia?
Question 53Major or mild neurocognitive disorder due to Huntington’s disease
Question 54.Which of the following Dementia deficits is characterized as a failure to recognize familiar objects despite normal vision, touch and hearing?
Question 55.Factitious disorder is also known among psychologists as
Question 56.This disease may be treated with Levodopa to enhance the production of dopamine thus providing relief from tremors, rigid muscles, and difficulty in body movements.
Question 57.This disease is a form of chorea which refers to brain syndromes that include irregular, jerky movements and is the result of progressive degeneration of the basal ganglia.