4c0x1 7 Level CDCs 2009

51 Questions | Total Attempts: 20

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This quiz is for the 7 level Mental Health course. Created from UREs


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What must society change in order to overcome the influences of racism?
    • A. 

      Laws

    • B. 

      Policies

    • C. 

      Attitudes

    • D. 

      Education

  • 2. 
    Most people base prejudices upon information
    • A. 

      Obtained from research

    • B. 

      Learned in formal courses

    • C. 

      Gained from learned stereotypes

    • D. 

      Gathered from community-based training programs

  • 3. 
    When counselors act upon their prejudices, they
    • A. 

      Become better people

    • B. 

      Overcome stereotypes

    • C. 

      Engage in discriminatory behavior

    • D. 

      Ensure equal treatment of all patients

  • 4. 
    In which personal space zone do most therapeutic relationships occur?
    • A. 

      Personal

    • B. 

      Intimate

    • C. 

      Social

    • D. 

      Public

  • 5. 
    In which personal space do formal interactions occur?
    • A. 

      Personal

    • B. 

      Intimate

    • C. 

      Social

    • D. 

      Public

  • 6. 
    Which culture values empirically supported diagnostic tools and treatment?
    • A. 

      Asian/Pacific Islanders

    • B. 

      Westernized healthcare providers

    • C. 

      Native Americans

    • D. 

      Hispanics

  • 7. 
    Which is an example of a strategy a counselor might use to become more culturally competent?
    • A. 

      Attends a conference for advances in treatment of depression

    • B. 

      A white counselor tell a black client to relax because he sees no color

    • C. 

      Asks a client to refrain from using slang terminology to ease the language barrier

    • D. 

      A hispanic counselor attends a luncheon hosted by the Black Heritage committee

  • 8. 
    Which aging theory states that behavior and personality remain consistent throughout the lifespan?
    • A. 

      Activity Theory of Aging

    • B. 

      Continunity Theory of Aging

    • C. 

      Subculture Theory of Aging

    • D. 

      Disengagement Theory of Aging

  • 9. 
    Which theory of aging states that the elderly possess thier own norms, beliefs, attitudes, expectations, and behaviors?
    • A. 

      Activity Theory of Aging

    • B. 

      Continunity Theory of Aging

    • C. 

      Subculture Theory of Aging

    • D. 

      Disengagement Theory of Aging

  • 10. 
    How is alcholism detected among elderly patients?
    • A. 

      Through routine, thorough screening measures

    • B. 

      As a result of physical consequences of ETOH abuse

    • C. 

      Through histories obtained from family members of elderly patient

    • D. 

      By responeses from surveys used during prevention and outreach services

  • 11. 
    Which group is more likely to approach a provider requesting specific procedures or medications?
    • A. 

      Veterans

    • B. 

      Baby Boomers

    • C. 

      Generation Xers

    • D. 

      Generation Nexters

  • 12. 
    Traditional models of domestic violence still present males as the prepetrator and the females as the victim. What has been the effect of this stereotypic model?
    • A. 

      There has been no noticeable effect

    • B. 

      Lack of appropiate screening measures in identifying male victims

    • C. 

      Females receive more and more services each year because of their victimization

    • D. 

      Lack of comprehensive services offered to man who are victims of domestic violence

  • 13. 
    Counselors distinguish between substance abuse and dependence by assessing
    • A. 

      Tolerance, withdrawal, and compulsive use

    • B. 

      Blackouts, hangovers, compulsive use

    • C. 

      Blackouts, hangovers, and withdrawal

    • D. 

      Tolerance, withdrawal, and hangovers

  • 14. 
    Which term describes the behavior of a person who has been on a methamphetamine binge for several days?
    • A. 

      Speedball

    • B. 

      Tweaking

    • C. 

      Speed Run

    • D. 

      Crash

  • 15. 
    Which substance will an amphetamine user typically use to manage the agitation experienced during a crash?
    • A. 

      Cocaine or heroin

    • B. 

      Heroin or opiates

    • C. 

      Opiates or alcohol

    • D. 

      Alcohol or heroin

  • 16. 
    Which schizophrenic symptom either exaggerates or grossly distorts the patient's normal level of functioning?
    • A. 

      Cluster

    • B. 

      Positive

    • C. 

      Negative

    • D. 

      Perceptual

  • 17. 
    Which diagnosis is characterized by nonbizarre delusions that have lasted at least one month?
    • A. 

      Schizophrenia

    • B. 

      Schizoaffective disorder

    • C. 

      Delusional disorder

    • D. 

      Schizophreniform disorder

  • 18. 
    A patient has spent $5,000 on shoes in the last 3 weeks. Which symptoms of mania is this beahvior evidence of?
    • A. 

      Indiscretion

    • B. 

      Extravagance

    • C. 

      Grandiosity

    • D. 

      Overstimuli

  • 19. 
    Which statement describes a manic patient's initial behavior?
    • A. 

      Increased productivity, but decreased energy

    • B. 

      Increased productivity and increased energy

    • C. 

      Decreased productivity and decreased energy

    • D. 

      Decreased productivity, but increased energy

  • 20. 
    What is the primary characteristic of a panic attack?
    • A. 

      Intense fear of an identifiable stressor

    • B. 

      Intense fear of an unidentifiable stressor

    • C. 

      Moderate fear of an identifiable stressor

    • D. 

      Moderate fear of an unidentifiable stressor

  • 21. 
    An NCO attending the NCO Academy reports to his instructor that he feels as though he is dying when he thinks about having to give his speech.  Which type of panic attack might the NCO be experiencing?
    • A. 

      Expected

    • B. 

      Unexpected

    • C. 

      Situationally bound

    • D. 

      Situationally predisposed

  • 22. 
    Which is an essential feature of PTSD?
    • A. 

      Tearfulness

    • B. 

      Dissociation

    • C. 

      Hallucination

    • D. 

      Sleeplessness

  • 23. 
    What is a key to preventing long-term psychological scarring or PTSD?
    • A. 

      Acute intervention

    • B. 

      Desensitization exposure

    • C. 

      Psychopharmacological intervention

    • D. 

      Allowing the patient to spend time alone

  • 24. 
    What is the primary characteristic of anorexia nervosa?
    • A. 

      Need to maintain control over diet

    • B. 

      Need to confront poor eating habits

    • C. 

      Intense pain related to eating certain foods

    • D. 

      Refusal to maintain appropriate body weight

  • 25. 
    Which disorder in commonly diagnosed for people who suffer from anorexia nervosa?
    • A. 

      Mania

    • B. 

      Depression

    • C. 

      Substance Abuse

    • D. 

      Implusive purging

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