History And Careers Of Applied Psychology

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  • 1. 
    Several events during the 1940s helped to influence the course of clinical psychology. Which of the following did NOT contribute to this growth?
    • A. 

      An increased funding for clinical psychology

    • B. 

      The formation of the APA

    • C. 

      The development of MMPI

    • D. 

      The increase in training due to the demands of WWII

  • 2. 
    An important difference between a psychiatrist and a clinical psychologist is....
    • A. 

      Psychology is scientific

    • B. 

      Psychiatry treats the mind and body

    • C. 

      Psychiatry requires psychology courses

    • D. 

      Psychiatry requires and MD degree

  • 3. 
    Which of the following may prescribe drugs in all states?
    • A. 

      Psychiatric nurses

    • B. 

      Psychiatrists

    • C. 

      Social workers

    • D. 

      Clinical psychologists

  • 4. 
    Dr. Santos has a practice dealing with adults making career changes. Dr. Santos is MOST LIKELY a
    • A. 

      Counseling psychologist

    • B. 

      Clinical psychologist

    • C. 

      Educational psychologist

    • D. 

      Forensic psychologist

  • 5. 
    At the end of training, a clinical psychologist should be competent in all of the following EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Assessment

    • B. 

      Psychotherapy

    • C. 

      Understanding and/or conducting research

    • D. 

      Psychoanalysis

  • 6. 
    If you were interested mainly in doing research in a particular area of psychology, you would get a...
    • A. 

      Medical doctor degree

    • B. 

      Doctor of philosophy degree

    • C. 

      Doctor of education degree

    • D. 

      Doctor of psychology degree

  • 7. 
    Which of the following was NOT an early advocate for humane treatment of the mentally disturbed?
    • A. 

      Dorothea dix

    • B. 

      Heinrich kramer

    • C. 

      Philippe pinel

    • D. 

      William tuke

  • 8. 
    Dr. Long’s has verified his training, and has taken and passed a test in order to practice. Dr. Short’s has informed the state that he is practicing.
    • A. 

      Both are certified but states requirements vary

    • B. 

      Dr. long is licensed and dr. short is certified

    • C. 

      Dr, long is certified and dr. short is registered

    • D. 

      Dr. long is licensed and dr. short is registered

  • 9. 
    Which mental health professional would be most likely to accept and be trained specifically in the medical model of mental illness?
    • A. 

      Clinical psychologist

    • B. 

      Social worker

    • C. 

      MFCC/MFT

    • D. 

      Psychiatrist

  • 10. 
    The Vail Model generally focuses on
    • A. 

      Training as a scholar-practitioner

    • B. 

      Training as specifically in family systems theory and interventions

    • C. 

      Training to become a psychiatric nurse

    • D. 

      Training to be a full-time researcher

  • 11. 
    Who founded the first psychological clinic in the U.S (1896) to provide service for school children?
    • A. 

      Frank Parsons

    • B. 

      Freud

    • C. 

      Lightner Witmer

    • D. 

      Wilhelm Wundt

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