Mental Health Test 2

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Mental Health Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Spiritual hunger can best be defined as
    • A. 

      A yearning to know all of life’s answers in the darkest of hours

    • B. 

      A calling to be a priest, nun, or monk in times of crisis

    • C. 

      A search for that which cannot be found in one’s traditional religion

    • D. 

      A rebellious attitude about life in which one views apparent hypocrisy

  • 2. 
    This is not thought to be a factor in the mass raising of spiritual consciousness evident today.
    • A. 

      The first lunar landing

    • B. 

      The telecommunications age

    • C. 

      The invasion of Tibet by China

    • D. 

      The atomic bomb devastation in Japan

  • 3. 
    Spirituality can best be defined as follows:
    • A. 

      One’s first breath

    • B. 

      Transcendence, higher consciousness, compassion, and enlightenment

    • C. 

      A gift to accompany one through life

    • D. 

      At this time, we do not have an adequate definition of this term

  • 4. 
    Synchronicityis a term that means:
    • A. 

      A clairvoyant experience or déjà vu phenomenon

    • B. 

      A chronological series of unrelated events in different locales

    • C. 

      Two unrelated, but meaningful events that occur within the same time period

    • D. 

      An unconscious message of intuition that helps one solve problems

  • 5. 
    Carl Jung believed specifically that:
    • A. 

      People create their own reality at an unconscious level

    • B. 

      There is a spiritual element to human nature

    • C. 

      Two unrelated events can have significant meaning

    • D. 

      Divine wisdom resides at the level of the collective unconscious

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    The order of M. Scott Peck’s stages of spiritual growth is which of the following?
    • A. 

      Chaotic antisocial, skeptic, formal institutional, and mystic communal

    • B. 

      Mystic communal, chaotic antisocial, skeptic, and formal institutional

    • C. 

      Skeptic, chaotic antisocial, formal institutional, and mystic communal

    • D. 

      Chaotic antisocial, formal institutional, skeptic, and mystic communal

  • 7. 
    According to M. Scott Peck, a person who sees God’s will in terms of punishment and reward would fall in this category.
    • A. 

      Formal institutional individual

    • B. 

      Chaotic antisocial individual

    • C. 

      Mystic communal individual

    • D. 

      Skeptic individual

  • 8. 
    The first premise of Mother Earth Spirituality suggests that:
    • A. 

      We are caretakers of the earth

    • B. 

      Each person takes a vision quest to connect with Mother Earth

    • C. 

      The earth is a living organism to be honored

    • D. 

      One must follow the sacred path of the medicine wheel

  • 9. 
    According to Hildegard von Bingen, the path of human spirituality can best be summed up as:
    • A. 

      The same as Joan Borysenko’s

    • B. 

      A slow conversion to the light

    • C. 

      God is a female deity

    • D. 

      A mystical experience

  • 10. 
    According to Matthew Fox, Via Creativa is best described as:
    • A. 

      A sense of completion of a creative project

    • B. 

      A sense of enlightenment

    • C. 

      A sense of compassion

    • D. 

      A sense of awe and wonder of all creation

  • 11. 
    How many laws of spirituality are there according to Deepak Chopra?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      7

    • E. 

      9

  • 12. 
    According to Joseph Campbell, this is the progression of the hero’s journey:
    • A. 

      Departure, struggle, and conquer

    • B. 

      Departure, initiation, and return

    • C. 

      Decoding the mythology of life

    • D. 

      Following one’s bliss

  • 13. 
    Once defining stress as an inability to cope, stress expert Joan Borysenko now defines stress as:
    • A. 

      An imbalance between the conscious and unconscious minds

    • B. 

      An imbalance of mind, body, and spirit

    • C. 

      A lack of harmony due to guilt

    • D. 

      A lack of connectedness

  • 14. 
    The philosophy of Taoism advocates:
    • A. 

      A balance of opposites

    • B. 

      Inner peace for wholeness

    • C. 

      To embrace life joyously

    • D. 

      A and C

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 15. 
    Spiritually speaking, Einstein’s Theory of Relativity suggests that:
    • A. 

      All things connect through some point of energy

    • B. 

      Consciousness may actually be a form of energy

    • C. 

      Spiritual matters are not bound by space and time

    • D. 

      All matter, comprised of energy, has a spiritual quality to it

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 16. 
    The correct sequence for a stress-management technique to address spiritual well-being is:
    • A. 

      Emptying, grounding, centering, and connecting

    • B. 

      Centering, emptying, grounding, and connecting

    • C. 

      Grounding, centering, emptying, and connecting

    • D. 

      Connecting, grounding, centering, and emptying

  • 17. 
    This process is one where insight and enlightenment may occur:
    • A. 

      The centering process

    • B. 

      The connecting process

    • C. 

      The grounding process

    • D. 

      The emptying process

  • 18. 
    This is considered to be the most painful or stressful of the four steps in the soul growth process:
    • A. 

      The connecting process

    • B. 

      The grounding process

    • C. 

      The centering process

    • D. 

      The emptying process

  • 19. 
    Spiritual potentialis best described as:
    • A. 

      The utilization of one’s outer resources in times of stress

    • B. 

      A manifestation of spirituality to be used in times of stress

    • C. 

      The utilization of one’s inner resources in times of stress

    • D. 

      A collection of inner resources to be used in times of stress

  • 20. 
    This is the fourth pillar of human spirituality:
    • A. 

      Mysticism

    • B. 

      Forgiveness

    • C. 

      Transcendence

    • D. 

      Unconditional love

  • 21. 
    Current research on spirituality deals primarily with:
    • A. 

      Altruism

    • B. 

      Religiosity

    • C. 

      Fifth healing

    • D. 

      Forgiveness

  • 22. 
    Jung’s idea of the shadow is that we all have a dark side of our personality that we need to come to terms with in order to be whole.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Native American spirituality suggests that God or a divine essence resides in all living and nonliving matter.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    In Matthew Fox’s concept of Creation Spirituality, Via Transformativa is the path where we are cocreators for a better world.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    In Joan Borysenko’s view, fear is the greatest roadblock to the path to one’s higher self.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False