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 client is pacing and complains of racing thoughts. The nurse asks the client if something upsetting happened, and the client’s response is vague and not focused on nurse's question.  The nurse assesses the client’s level of anxiety as:
    • 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