Mental Health Quiz Three

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MENTAL HEALTH EXAM THREE- ANXIETY AND MOOD DISORDERS


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Is anxiety about or avoidance of places or situations from which escape might be difficult or in which help might be unavailable?
    • A. 

      Generalized anxiety disorder

    • B. 

      Specific phobia

    • C. 

      Specific panic disorder

    • D. 

      Agoraphobia

  • 2. 
    Is characterized by recurrent, unexpected panic attacks that causes constant concern.
    • A. 

      Acute stress disorder

    • B. 

      Panic disorder

    • C. 

      Post traumatic stress disorder

    • D. 

      Generalized anxiety disorder

  • 3. 
    IS CHARACTERIZED BY SIGNIFICANT ANXIETY PROVOKED BY A SPECIFIC FEARED OBJECT OR SITUATION, WHICH OFTEN LEADS TO AVOIDANCE BEHAVIOR
    • A. 

      SPECIFIC PHOBIA

    • B. 

      GENERALIZED ANXIETY

    • C. 

      SOCIAL PHOBIA

    • D. 

      PANIC ANXIETY

  • 4. 
    PANIC ATTACK IS THE SUDDEN ONSET OF INTENSE APPREHENSION, FEARFULNESS, OR TERROR ASSOCIATED WITH FEELINGS OF IMPENDING DOOM.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 5. 
    IS CHARACTERIZED BY ANXIETY PROVOKED BY CERTAIN TYPES OF SOCIAL OR PERFORMANCE SITUATIONS, WHICH OFTEN LEADS TO AVOIDANCE BEHAVIOR
    • A. 

      PANIC PHOBIA

    • B. 

      SPECIFIC PHOBIA

    • C. 

      SOCIAL PHOBIA

    • D. 

      GENERALIZED PHOBIA

  • 6. 
    INVOLVES OBSESSIONS (THOUGHTS, IMPULSES, OR IMAGES) THAT CAUSE MARKED ANXIETY AND OR COMPULSIONS THAT ATTEMPT TO NEUTRALIZE ANXIETY
    • A. 

      COMPULSION DISORDER

    • B. 

      OBSESSIVE DISORDER

    • C. 

      OBSESSIVE-COMPULSIVE DISORDER

    • D. 

      COMPULSIVE- OBSESSIVE DISORDER

  • 7. 
    HAVING AT LEAST SIX MONTHS OF PERSISTENT EXCESSIVE WORRY AND ANXIETY
    • A. 

      ACUTE STRESS DISORDER

    • B. 

      GENERALIZED ANXIETY DISORDER

    • C. 

      ACUTE ANXIETY DISORDER

    • D. 

      GENERALIZED STRESS DISORDER

  • 8. 
    IS THE DEVELOPMENT OF ANXIETY, DISSOCIATON, AND OTHER SYMPTOMS WITHIN 1 MONTH OF EXPOSURE TO AN EXTREMELY TRAUMATIC STRESSOR (IT LASTS TWO DAYS TO FOUR WEEKS)
    • A. 

      GENERALIZED STRESS DISORDER

    • B. 

      ACUTE ANXIETY DISORDER

    • C. 

      GENERALIZED ANXIETY DISORDER

    • D. 

      ACUTE STRESS DISORDER

  • 9. 
    IS CHARACTERIZED BY THE REEXPERIENCING OF AN EXTTREMELY TRAUMATIC EVENT, AVOIDANCE OF STIMULI ASSOCIATED WITH THE EVENT, NUMBING OF RESPONSIVENESS, AND PERSISTENT INCREASED AROUSAL; IT BEGINS WITHIN THREE MONTHS TO YEARS AFTER THE EVENT AND MAY LAST A FEW MONTHS OR YEARS
    • A. 

      TPSD

    • B. 

      PTSD

    • C. 

      GAD

    • D. 

      AGD

  • 10. 
    STRESS IS DEFINED AS
    • A. 

      A nonspecific result of any demand upon the body

    • B. 

      Occasions of sympathetic nervous system arousal, as well as the noxious nature of the stress stimulus and the attempts to remove it.

    • C. 

      Chronic; transitory, or highly individual

    • D. 

      ALL THE ABOVE

  • 11. 
    Hans Selye indentified the General adaption syndrome which is the physiologic aspects of stress.  Which of the following is not considered a stage? 
    • A. 

      Exhaustion stage

    • B. 

      Physiologic response stage

    • C. 

      Alarm reaction stage

    • D. 

      Resistance stage

  • 12. 
    Stress is a purely negative psychological reaction
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Selye’s general adaptation theory can be used to understand the relationship between stressful events and the body’s response to stress.  Which of the following statements best describes this relationship?
    • A. 

      The body goes through predictable responses regardless of the type of stressor

    • B. 

      The body’s defenses become depleted from stressful events

    • C. 

      The body reacts differently when the stress is psychological rather than physical

    • D. 

      The body eventually adapts to any stress in a positive manner

  • 14. 
    • A. 

      Mild

    • B. 

      Moderate

    • C. 

      Severe

    • D. 

      Panic

  • 15. 
      Stress stimulates the parasympathetic nervous system
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Stress causes dilated pupils, decreased salivation, increased heartrate, causes constipation, and inhibits bladder contraction by the
    • A. 

      Sympathetic nervous system

    • B. 

      Parasympathetic nervous system

  • 17. 
    Heritablility refers to the proportion of a disorder that can be attributed to genetic factors.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Adaptive/Healthy:  Altruism
    • A. 

      The conscious putting off of awareness of disturbing situations or feelings.

    • B. 

      Deals with emotional conflicts or stressors by emphasizing the amusing or ironic aspects of the conflict or stressor.

    • C. 

      Unconscious process of substituting constructive & socially acceptable activities for strong impulses that are not acceptable in their original form

    • D. 

      Emotional conflicts or stressors are dealt with by meeting needs of others

  • 19. 
    Adaptive/Healthy : sublimation
    • A. 

      Emotional conflicts or stressors are dealt with by meeting needs of others

    • B. 

      Unconscious process of substituting constructive & socially acceptable activities for strong impulses that are not acceptable in their original form

    • C. 

      Deals with emotional conflicts or stressors by emphasizing the amusing or ironic aspects of the conflict or stressor.

    • D. 

      The conscious putting off of awareness of disturbing situations or feelings.

  • 20. 
    Adaptive/Healthy:  Humor
    • A. 

      The conscious putting off of awareness of disturbing situations or feelings.

    • B. 

      Deals with emotional conflicts or stressors by emphasizing the amusing or ironic aspects of the conflict or stressor.

    • C. 

      Unconscious process of substituting constructive & socially acceptable activities for strong impulses that are not acceptable in their original form

    • D. 

      Emotional conflicts or stressors are dealt with by meeting needs of others

  • 21. 
    Adaptive / Healthy : Suppression
    • A. 

      Emotional conflicts or stressors are dealt with by meeting needs of others

    • B. 

      Unconscious process of substituting constructive & socially acceptable activities for strong impulses that are not acceptable in their original form

    • C. 

      Deals with emotional conflicts or stressors by emphasizing the amusing or ironic aspects of the conflict or stressor.

    • D. 

      The conscious putting off of awareness of disturbing situations or feelings.

  • 22. 
      Maladaptive/neurotic•: is the exclusion of unpleasant or unwanted experiences, emotions, or ideas from conscious awareness.  
    • A. 

      Repression

    • B. 

      Displacement

    • C. 

      Reaction formation

  • 23. 
    The expression of psychological stress through physical symptoms
    • A. 

      Undoing

    • B. 

      Somatization

    • C. 

      Rationalization

  • 24. 
    Behavior unconsciously motivated to make up for a previous act
    • A. 

      Undoing

    • B. 

      Somatization

    • C. 

      Rationalization

  • 25. 
    Justifying illogical or unreasonable ideas, actions, or feelings by developing acceptable explanations
    • A. 

      Undoing

    • B. 

      Somatization

    • C. 

      Rationalization