Screening, Training, & Supporting School Staff

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What are three common signs of mental illness in adults and adolescents

    • A.

      Excessive worrying or fear

    • B.

      Changes in eating habits such as increased hunger or lack of appetite

    • C.

      Difficulty perceiving reality

    • D.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    D. All of the above
    Explanation
    Trying to tell the difference between what expected behaviors are and what might be the signs of a mental illness isn't always easy. There's no easy test that can let someone know if there is mental illness or if actions and thoughts might be typical behaviors of a person or the result of a physical illness.

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  • 2. 

    Unlike diabetes or cancer, there is no medical test that can accurately diagnose mental illness.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Bear River Mental Health provides screening to assess symptoms and make a diagnosis. After diagnosis, a health care provider can help develop a treatment plan that could include medication, therapy or other lifestyle changes.

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  • 3. 

    Approximately what percent of chronic mental health conditions begin by age 14?

    • A.

      50%

    • B.

      75%

    • C.

      25%

    • D.

      10%

    Correct Answer
    A. 50%
    Explanation
    Approximately 50% of chronic mental health conditions begin by age 14 and 75% begin by age 24. At the same time, the average delay between when symptoms first appear and intervention is 8-10 years.

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  • 4. 

    What is the first step in a treatment plan?

    • A.

      Getting an accurate diagnosis

    • B.

      Receiving prescribed medications

    • C.

      Finding a therapist

    • D.

      Having a supportive family

    Correct Answer
    A. Getting an accurate diagnosis
    Explanation
    Getting a diagnosis is just the first step; knowing your own preferences and goals is also important. Treatments for mental illness vary by diagnosis and by person. There’s no “one size fits all” treatment.

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  • 5. 

    For children, playtime is NOT as important to their development as food and good care.

    • A.

      False

    • B.

      True

    Correct Answer
    A. False
    Explanation
    Playtime helps children be creative, learn problem-solving skills and learn self-control. Good, hardy play, which includes running and yelling, is not only fun, but helps children to be physically and mentally healthy.

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