Ultimate Quiz On Mental Health Awareness

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Ultimate Quiz On Mental Health Awareness

Every year, Mental Health America chooses a theme for the month. In 2015, they have chosen “B4Stage4” as that theme. Here’s why; Mental health concerns are no different from any other physical health concerns. They should be thought about and treated the same way – long before they reach Stage 4. Mental Health America dedicates itself to mental health. They work for prevention for all; for early identification and intervention for those at risk; for integrated health, behavioral health, and other services for those who need them. Our Behavioral Health Team is happy to note Inland Empire Health Plan is supporting this national integrated approach to a “Whole Person Care” recovery goal. Until recently, mental health issues hav


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. 
    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

  • 3. 
    Depression is a problem in the industrialized, western world and is not a problem in other countries
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The only way to cure depression is to wait for it to lift on its own. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Medication used for treating depression is addictive and prevents appropriate feelings
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Depression is an emotion linked to certain groups such as the elderly, those living in poverty, and teenagers. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    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

  • 8. 
    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.