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NCLEX Sample Questions For Psychiatric Nursing (exam Mode) By Rnpedia.com

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NCLEX sample questions for psychiatric nursing (exam mode) by rnpedia.com

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  • 1. 
    • A. 

      The ability to distinguish what is real from what is not.

    • B. 

      A state of well-being where a person can realize his own abilities can cope with normal stresses of life and work productively.

    • C. 

      Is the promotion of mental health, prevention of mental disorders, nursing care of patients during illness and rehabilitation

    • D. 

      Absence of mental illness

  • 2. 
    Which of the following describes the role of a technician?
    • A. 

      Administers medications to a schizophrenic patient.

    • B. 

      The nurse feeds and bathes a catatonic client

    • C. 

      Coordinates diverse aspects of care rendered to the patient

    • D. 

      Disseminates information about alcohol and its effects.

  • 3. 
    Liza says, “Give me 10 minutes to recall the name of our college professor who failed many students in our anatomy class.” She is operating on her: 
    • A. 

      Subconscious

    • B. 

      Conscious

    • C. 

      Unconscious

    • D. 

      Ego

  • 4. 
    The superego is that part of the psyche that: 
    • A. 

      Uses defensive function for protection.

    • B. 

      Is impulsive and without morals.

    • C. 

      Determines the circumstances before making decisions.

    • D. 

      The censoring portion of the mind

  • 5. 
    Primary level of prevention is exemplified by: 
    • A. 

      Helping the client resume self care.

    • B. 

      Ensuring the safety of a suicidal client in the institution.

    • C. 

      Teaching the client stress management techniques

    • D. 

      Case finding and surveillance in the community

  • 6. 
    Situation: In a home visit done by the nurse, she suspects that the wife and her child are victims of abuse. Which of the following is the most appropriate for the nurse to ask? 
    • A. 

      “Are you being threatened or hurt by your partner?

    • B. 

      “Are you frightened of you partner”

    • C. 

      “Is something bothering you?”

    • D. 

      “What happens when you and your partner argue?”

  • 7. 
    The wife admits that she is a victim of abuse and opens up about her persistent distaste for sex. This sexual disorder is:
    • A. 

      Sexual desire disorder

    • B. 

      Sexual arousal Disorder

    • C. 

      Orgasm Disorder

    • D. 

      Sexual Pain Disorder