Mental Health Awareness Quiz: How Much You Know?

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Mental Health Awareness Quiz: How Much You Know?

Mental health concerns are not different from any physical health problems. They should be diagnosed and treated the same way as a physical problem – before they reach Stage 4. Take this quiz about mental health, and know more about this under-discussed issue! Hope you gain some knowledge about mental health problems.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Depression can be caused by: (Check all that Apply)
    • A. 

      Life Events

    • B. 

      Dwelling on negative thoughts

    • C. 

      Personality

    • D. 

      There is no single cause of depression

  • 2. 
    Mental Illness can not always be seen at first sight. Some are invisible and some people can hide their Mental Illness very well, just like Waldo. Find Waldo at the beach and explain where Waldo is by describing the people to the left of him. 
  • 3. 
    Depression Symptoms May Include:
    • A. 

      Persistently sad or irritable mood

    • B. 

      Pronounced changes in sleep, appetite and energy

    • C. 

      Difficulty thinking, concentrating and remembering

    • D. 

      Lack of interest in or please from activities that were once enjoyed

    • E. 

      All of the above may be signs

  • 4. 
    Depression is a problem in the industrialized, western world and is not a problem in other countries
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The only way to cure depression is to wait for it to lift on its own. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Medication used for treating depression is addictive and prevents appropriate feelings
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Depression is an emotion linked to certain groups such as the elderly, those living in poverty, and teenagers. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The theme for Mental Health America 2015 is "B4Stage4" because of mental health concerns are no different than physical health concerns and need to be treated before they reach Stage 4 in their illness. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Depression can have polar opposite symptoms like oversleeping and insomnia.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Depression can have a physical manifestation in your body, such as physical pain that does not go away with treatment.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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