Axis For Behavioral Medicine

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following is part of the Axis I of the DSMIV?
    • A. 

      Personality disorders

    • B. 

      All disorders except personality disorders and mental retardation

    • C. 

      Mental retardation

    • D. 

      Stressors contributing to diagnostic picture

    • E. 

      Global assessment of functioning

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is part of the Axis II of the DSMIV?
    • A. 

      Everything besides personality disorders and mental retardation

    • B. 

      Personality disorders and mental retardation

    • C. 

      Global assessment of functioning

    • D. 

      Stressors contributing to diagnostic picture

    • E. 

      General medical conditions

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is part of the Axis III of the DSMIV?
    • A. 

      Everything except personality disorders and mental retardation

    • B. 

      Personality disorders and mental retardation

    • C. 

      General medical conditions

    • D. 

      Stressors contributing to diagnostic picture

    • E. 

      Global assessment of functioning

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is part of the Axis IV of the DSMIV?
    • A. 

      Global assessment of functioning

    • B. 

      Stressors contributing to diagnostic picture

    • C. 

      General medical condition

    • D. 

      Everything but personality disorders and mental retardation

    • E. 

      Personality disorders and mental retardation

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is part of the Axis V of the DSMIV?
    • A. 

      Global assessment of functioning

    • B. 

      Personality disorders and mental retardation

    • C. 

      General medical condition

    • D. 

      Everything but personality disorders and mental retardation

    • E. 

      Stressors contributing to diagnostic picture

  • 6. 
    Which of the following medical conditions could potentially cause a personality disorder? (choose all that apply).
    • A. 

      Brain tumor

    • B. 

      Vitamin B12 deficiency

    • C. 

      HIV

    • D. 

      Parkinson's

  • 7. 
    A physical symptom that cannot be fully explained by any GMC, substance, or another mental disorder is called a _____________ disorder. 
    • A. 

      Anxiety

    • B. 

      Mood

    • C. 

      Schizophrenia

    • D. 

      Somatoform

    • E. 

      Substance-related

  • 8. 
    What type of disorder includes physical/psychological symptoms that are intentionally produced or feigned, such as needing to assume the sick role?
    • A. 

      Somatoform

    • B. 

      Schizophrenia

    • C. 

      Factitious

    • D. 

      Substance-related

    • E. 

      Anxiety

  • 9. 
    What disorder is classified as a disruption in integrity of consciousness, memory, identity, and perception of the environment?
    • A. 

      Somatoform

    • B. 

      Schizophrenia

    • C. 

      Dissociative

    • D. 

      Anxiety

    • E. 

      Factitious

  • 10. 
    Which of the following terms defines difficulty around sleep?
    • A. 

      Dyssomnias

    • B. 

      Parasomnias

    • C. 

      Hypersomnias

    • D. 

      Hyposomnias

    • E. 

      Circumsomnias

  • 11. 
    True or false. Impulse control disorders can be easily defined as a grab bag of disorders with impulsivity. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    What is the only DSM class that is grouped based on common etiology?
    • A. 

      Somatoform disorders

    • B. 

      Sexual and Gender Identity disorders

    • C. 

      Factitious disorders

    • D. 

      Adjustment disorders

    • E. 

      Dissociative disorders

  • 13. 
    True or false. An adjustment disorder is a response to an identifiable depression in excess of what would be expected.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    The following definition defines what disorder: enduring patterns of inner experience and behavior that deviate markedly from cultural norms. 
    • A. 

      Dissociative disorders

    • B. 

      Personality disorders

    • C. 

      Adjustment disorders

    • D. 

      Sleep disorders

  • 15. 
    Which of the following is NOT an example of a physiologic panic disorder?
    • A. 

      Panic attacks

    • B. 

      Hyper-arousal

    • C. 

      Fight-or-flight

    • D. 

      Excess worry

  • 16. 
    Which of the following is NOT an example of a psychological anxiety disorders?
    • A. 

      Excess worry

    • B. 

      Fear

    • C. 

      Apprehension

    • D. 

      Generalized Anxiety Disorder

    • E. 

      Panic attacks

  • 17. 
    What is the terrm for fixed false beliefs, not culturally sanctioned?
    • A. 

      Deception

    • B. 

      Jealousy

    • C. 

      Psychosis

    • D. 

      Delusions

    • E. 

      Somatoform

  • 18. 
    What is also called "the great mimicker?"
    • A. 

      Dissociative disorders

    • B. 

      Mood disorders

    • C. 

      Substance use disorders

    • D. 

      Anxiety disorders

  • 19. 
    True or false. the past is the best predictor of the future.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Which of the following needs to be considered when doing a psych evaluation?
    • A. 

      CNS pathology

    • B. 

      Endocrine dysfunction

    • C. 

      Reproductive history

    • D. 

      A & B

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 21. 
    True or false. drug induced movement disorders are common with antipsychotics.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    If a person avoids the awareness of some painful aspect of reality by negating sensory data, this is called:
    • A. 

      Repression

    • B. 

      Suppression

    • C. 

      Denial

    • D. 

      Displacement

  • 23. 
    If a pt redirects an unacceptable impulse into an acceptable one, this is called:
    • A. 

      Repression

    • B. 

      Displacement

    • C. 

      Reaction formation

    • D. 

      Sublimation

  • 24. 
    A pt tells you that the last time they wore green a pigeon crapped on them, so the next time they wear green a pigeon will do it again. This is an example of what?
    • A. 

      Denial

    • B. 

      Sublimation

    • C. 

      Assuming temporal causality

    • D. 

      Self references

  • 25. 
    A female pt comes into your office stating that nurses steal narcotics from the PIXIS because she knows a nurse that steals narcotics. This is an example of:
    • A. 

      Catastrophizing

    • B. 

      Self references

    • C. 

      Dichotomous thinking

    • D. 

      Overgeneralizing

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