Mental Health And Social care - Qp3

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Mental Health And Social care - Qp3

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  • 1. 
    Until the mid 17th century there was little provision for people identified as mad. Their madness was frequently regarded as the result of posunit by the devil or as stemming from moral degeneracy
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The Mental Health Act 2007 confirms the principles of mental health practice under previous legislation, namely
    • A. 

      Purpose – decisions must be taken that they minimise the undesirably consequences of mental disorder, by maximising the safety of patients, protecting other people from harm by them and promoting the recovery of patients.

    • B. 

      Least restriction – whatever action is taken without the consent of patients must restrict their liberty to the least degree necessary to achieve their purpose

    • C. 

      Respect – recognising the diverse circumstances and needs of patients, not discriminating against them and taking their views and feelings into account when making decisions affecting them

    • D. 

      Participation – involving patients as far as possible in planning, implementing and reviewing their own treatment and taking due account also of the views of their carers, family members and other people concerned about their wellbeing

    • E. 

      Effectiveness, efficient and equity – using the resources available in the most effective, efficient and equitable fashion, so as to meet patients’ needs and achieve the intended purpose.

  • 3. 
    The responsibilities of AMHPs (Approved Mental Health Professional ) include Select six
    • A. 

      Making applications for people to receive treatment or be made subject to mental health legislation

    • B. 

      Placing patients

    • C. 

      Assessing the extent to which applications are necessary

    • D. 

      Informing the closest relatives of patients – AMHPs are required to find out the

    • E. 

      Providing reports on patients’ social circumstances

    • F. 

      Preparing reports for Tribunals

    • G. 

      Providing reports for the after-care of patients.

    • H. 

      Resolving disputes

  • 4. 
    By which time were mental hospitals, albeit reluctantly at first, in the newly formed National Health Service?
    • A. 

      1947

    • B. 

      1948

    • C. 

      1949

    • D. 

      1950

  • 5. 
    By the 1700's the first wave of asylums had emerged, funded from public donation, catering for only the rich
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    The Lunatics Asylums Act 1845 Act handed over the running of the asylums from lay administrators to medical practitioners. The following year saw the first use of the word psychiatry.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The public and political anxiety has been replaced the concern for doctors rights with concern for protection of the community." (Moncrieff, 2001.)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    MIND has fought to promote social inclusion and has succeeded in bringing mental ill health to the attention of the Social Exclusion Unit and the Disability Rights Task Force.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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