Caring For People With Learning Disabilities - Qp2

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Caring For People With Learning Disabilities - Qp2

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  • 1. 
    In _________ Europe, religious belief was of a literal nature. God was as real to the ordinary person of that period as images sent by satellite are to us today. Physical or mental deviations from the norm were seen as manifestations of God's will, with a divine purpose
    • A. 

      Pre-medieval

    • B. 

      Medieval

    • C. 

      Post-medieval

  • 2. 
    Even today, children growing up in our society are exposed to ideas and images which suggest that difference, particularly that linked with disability, may be associated with evil
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Things that could not be explained in any other way had to be the work of someone or something Select five (5) possibles
    • A. 

      Work of God

    • B. 

      The neighbours

    • C. 

      Work of the devil

    • D. 

      Witchcraft

    • E. 

      Strangers

    • F. 

      Spiteful fairy

    • G. 

      Evil spirits

  • 4. 
    Goffman describes the ten elements of institutionalisation Select Five (5) 
    • A. 

      There is no breakdown of the barriers which separate the various spheres of social life: play, sleep, and work

    • B. 

      All aspects of life occur in the same environment

    • C. 

      All aspects of life are controlled by a multiple authorities

    • D. 

      The staff are seen by inmates as owning the institution and being in control. The work of the staff frequently benefits themselves rather than inmates

    • E. 

      There exist two groups of people in the institution, inmates and supervisory staff

    • F. 

      These two groups of people regard each other with mutual hostility and in negative terms

    • G. 

      All aspects of daily life are managed through a rigid and tightly structured timetable

  • 5. 
    There are three ways in which patients react to their role in the institution Select them
    • A. 

      Colonisation

    • B. 

      Modernisation

    • C. 

      Conversion

    • D. 

      Co-operation

    • E. 

      Intransigent

  • 6. 
    The extracts you have read by Barton and Morgan describe some important features of twentieth century care institutions. Physical conditions and ideas about acceptable forms of treatment have clearly progressed since the early asylums, however, you may have been struck by similarities     Select Five (5)
    • A. 

      Harshness of the environment

    • B. 

      Welcoming environment

    • C. 

      The humiliation

    • D. 

      Structured environment

    • E. 

      Loss of identity

    • F. 

      Brutality

    • G. 

      Bullying

  • 7. 
    One of the reasons that abuse of disabled people, both inside and outside institutions, remains undiscovered, is that many people have difficulty believing it exists, whereas in reality, disabled people appear to be at greater risk from abuse than others
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    To be successful, community care developments must recognise the need to tackle the negative attitudes of the public and, in some cases, of other professionals
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Early thinkers sought explanations for different appearances in the human form. These explanations took the form of rationalisations that different people were something other than human
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    At an unconscious level, then, it seems that present day society as a whole retains many early mystical ideas linking good with beauty and bad with similarity or ugliness
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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