Psychological Disorders / Practice Multiple Choice 2

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  • 1. 
    The defense mechanism of repression could be connected to which psychological disorder?
    • A. 

      Schizophrenia

    • B. 

      Generalized anxiety disorder

    • C. 

      Phobias

    • D. 

      OCD

    • E. 

      Dissociative identity disorder


  • 2. 
    An axis of the DSM-IV-TR that includes personality disorders and mental retardation is reffered to as
    • A. 

      Axis I

    • B. 

      Axis II

    • C. 

      Axis III

    • D. 

      Axis IV

    • E. 

      Axis V


  • 3. 
    A positive feature of the DSM-IV-TR, which helps pyschologists and psychiatrists is
    • A. 

      It provides a common language for diagnosing disorders

    • B. 

      It provides only unique types of disorders

    • C. 

      It is compromised of 10 axis's used for diagnosis

    • D. 

      It has not been rewritten in over 20 years

    • E. 

      Cannot be used for disorders involving origins in the brain


  • 4. 
    A milder for of major depression is called _______ deprssion
    • A. 

      Cyclothymic

    • B. 

      Euphoria

    • C. 

      Mania

    • D. 

      Dysthymic

    • E. 

      Histrionic


  • 5. 
    Catatonic schizophrenia is characterized by the following symptoms:
    • A. 

      People who have experienced the symptoms of schizophrenia, but are no longer experiencing symptoms

    • B. 

      Delusions of persecution, the belief that everyone is out to get them, along with auditory hallucinations

    • C. 

      Bizzare behavior, delusions, and hallucinations

    • D. 

      Not consistent with and particular type of schizophrenia

    • E. 

      Waxy flexibility- no movement, and a stupor where there is no emotion or a flat effect


  • 6. 
    Cyclothymic disorder, which is a milder form of bipolor is comparable in revelance to _____, which is a milder form of depression.
    • A. 

      Schizoid

    • B. 

      Antisocial

    • C. 

      Histronic

    • D. 

      Dysthymic

    • E. 

      Paranoid


  • 7. 
    Asperger's disorder is a
    • A. 

      Delusions of persecution with auditory hallucinations

    • B. 

      Preoccupation with orderliness and perfection

    • C. 

      Less severe form of autism often engaging in repetitive behaviors like counting or memorizing

    • D. 

      Lack of conscience or remorse for the welfare of others

    • E. 

      Exaggerated ideas of self-importance and achievements


  • 8. 
    A type of personality disorder characterized by a detachment of social relationships
    • A. 

      Paranoid

    • B. 

      Schizoid

    • C. 

      Schizotypal

    • D. 

      Dependent

    • E. 

      Borderline


  • 9. 
    Type of personality disorder characterized by always having to be the center of attention
    • A. 

      Borderline

    • B. 

      Antisocial

    • C. 

      Paranoid

    • D. 

      Histronic

    • E. 

      Dependent


  • 10. 
    Jimmy has been recently experiencing symptoms of anxiety associated with everything he does including activities that should not cause anxiety. Jimmy could be experiencing?
    • A. 

      Schizophrenia

    • B. 

      Bipolar

    • C. 

      Major Depression

    • D. 

      Generalized Anxiety Disorder

    • E. 

      PTSD


  • 11. 
    Increased dopamine neurotransmitter receptors in the brain could be responsible for the onset of
    • A. 

      Depression

    • B. 

      Anxiety

    • C. 

      Phobias

    • D. 

      Schizophrenia

    • E. 

      Narcissism


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