HSV-131 Week 8 Review Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A mental status examination is based on:
    • A. 

      The facts the client provides to the case manager.

    • B. 

      The case managers current observations of the client.

    • C. 

      How the client reports they are currently feeling.

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    A person's mood is the external expression of their internal emotions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    If a client shows good understanding of the presenting problem and the role they play in the problems, they would be considered to have good:
    • A. 

      Judgment

    • B. 

      Thought Processes

    • C. 

      Intelligence

    • D. 

      Insight

  • 4. 
    The DSM stands for:
    • A. 

      Differential Diagnosing and Manual of Disorders

    • B. 

      Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders

    • C. 

      Diagnosing Systematic Mental Illness

    • D. 

      Dissolution of Statistical Manuals

  • 5. 
    The purpose of the using the DSM is:
    • A. 

      To provide a diagnosis for a client’s mental health or substance use related symptoms

    • B. 

      To put clients in categories of treatment based on their diagnosis

    • C. 

      To make sure every assessment ends in a specific diagnosis

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    As a social worker, you must have at least an Associate's Degree to provide a formal diagnosis. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is (are) considered when making a comprehensive diagnosis with the DSM?
    • A. 

      Biological factors

    • B. 

      Psychological factors

    • C. 

      Social factors

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    Differential Diagnosis is best defined as:
    • A. 

      Comparing a client’s functioning and their medical conditions

    • B. 

      A method by which a clinician determines what disorder caused a client’s symptoms

    • C. 

      A method of utilizing standardized testing to determine client’s treatment

    • D. 

      Evaluating the difference between physical health and mental health

  • 9. 
    Diagnosing is an exact science.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Socially deviant behaviors are always mental disorders.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is NOT one of the 3 parts of a full diagnosis:
    • A. 

      Mental Health/Substance Use Diagnosis

    • B. 

      Psychosocial Factors

    • C. 

      Credit Scores

    • D. 

      Diagnostic Formulation

  • 12. 
    The term “serious mental illness” typically refers to:
    • A. 

      A history of any health related disorder

    • B. 

      A mental, behavioral, or emotional disturbance that significantly interferes with life activities.

    • C. 

      Individuals with bipolar disorders and depression

    • D. 

      Schizophrenia

  • 13. 
    Early in human history mental illness was commonly believed to be caused by
    • A. 

      Alcoholism

    • B. 

      Remaining unmarried

    • C. 

      Demonic possession

    • D. 

      Defying social norms and traditions

  • 14. 
    In Colonial America the insane were often housed in
    • A. 

      Churches

    • B. 

      Almshouses or specialized hospitals for the insane

    • C. 

      Prisons

    • D. 

      Private homes

  • 15. 
    The passage of the Community Mental Health Centers Act (CMHC)
    • A. 

      Increased funding for in-patient psychiatric hospitalizations.

    • B. 

      Started the HMO trend.

    • C. 

      Led to the immediate cessation of all funding for mental hospitals.

    • D. 

      Initiated the deinstitutionalization movement.

  • 16. 
    Among the most serious criticism of deinstitutionalization was
    • A. 

      A lack of federal funding of community mental health centers.

    • B. 

      Too many community mental health care facilities being built which competed with one another.

    • C. 

      Not enough patients accessing community mental health centers

    • D. 

      Not enough psychiatrists to staff community mental health centers

  • 17. 
    Human service professionals provide which of the following service in a hospital setting?
    • A. 

      Provide information and referrals for patients

    • B. 

      Prescribe medication, as needed

    • C. 

      Provide child care for patients

    • D. 

      Provide medical services, as needed

  • 18. 
    The Affordable Care Act (ACA) represented a legislative attempt at
    • A. 

      Creating a true universal single payer system

    • B. 

      Increasing access to quality and affordable health care

    • C. 

      Forcing out third-party payers, such as insurance companies

    • D. 

      Creating a system involving free medical care as a human right for all

  • 19. 
    A core value of the hospice philosophy is that each person has the right to
    • A. 

      Keep fighting for life, even when all seems hopeless.

    • B. 

      Continue curative medical treatment after receiving a terminal diagnosis.

    • C. 

      Die with dignity and without pain.

    • D. 

      Refuse all forms of treatment

  • 20. 
    The hospice human services worker provides numerous services to hospice patients and their families including
    • A. 

      Case management, coordination of services, and advocacy.

    • B. 

      Home health care.

    • C. 

      Legal advocacy.

    • D. 

      Basic nursing services.

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