Mental Health And Social care - Qp2

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Mental Health Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The concept of mental illness is seen as a â€‹social construct.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Diversity is the stuff of psychiatry and those who imprison themselves within the confines of one model only have the perspective of the keyhole, a perspective that is stimulating at first but which without the wider view is not limiting.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The stress-vulnerability model offers an integrated model, which attempts to explain the complex interactions of biological, psychological and social factors in the development of mental health problems
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Select two statements about the stress-vulnerability model that are True
    • A. 

      This model explains why some people develop mental health problems and others do not even if they are subject to the same traumas or social factors

    • B. 

      It is pessimistic, as it does not suggest that mental health problems can be alleviated by the removal of stress factors

    • C. 

      It also proposes that neurotic and psychotic experiences are on a continuum and are related to the degree of stress and its link to vulnerability

    • D. 

      The model does not appear to successfully bring together the influence of biological,psychological and social factors

  • 5. 
    We may therefore view the hearing of voices not solely as a discrete psychological experience, but as an interactional phenomenon reflecting the nature of the individual's relationship to his or her own environment
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    We evaluated each model and concluded that one model is adequate in describing and explaining the sources and experience of mental health problems.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Social work is concerned with how people cope at the interface between their internal and their external world.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False