Stress And Psychosoical Disorders - General Knowledge Quiz

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Stress And Psychosoical Disorders - General Knowledge Quiz


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When was the term "stress" first coined in reference to mental health?
    • A. 

      2007

    • B. 

      1806

    • C. 

      1932

    • D. 

      1990

  • 2. 
    Which of these celebrities has had mental health problems?
    • A. 

      Emma Thompson

    • B. 

      Stephen Fry

    • C. 

      Lee Hendrie

    • D. 

      Mel Gibson

  • 3. 
    When you are stressed your body goes into "fight or flight" mode. Which hormones does this cause your body to release?
    • A. 

      Galanin and Glucagon

    • B. 

      Insulin and dopamine

    • C. 

      Adrenaline and noradrenaline

  • 4. 
    Stress can cause physical changes, such as nausea; emotional changes, such as anger; and behavioural changes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    How many adults in the UK seek help from their GP for mental health problems, including stress, depression and anxiety, every year?
    • A. 

      Around 12 million

    • B. 

      Around half a million

  • 6. 
    13.3 million working days are lost per year in the UK to stress, anxiety and depression. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Stress can lead to:
    • A. 

      Heart disease

    • B. 

      Mental health problems

    • C. 

      Strokes

    • D. 

      Substance abuse

  • 8. 
    What percentage of managers in the EU suffer from work related stress?
    • A. 

      25

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      80

  • 9. 
    Post traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD, can affect:
    • A. 

      Only those who have been in combat

    • B. 

      Anyone who has been exposed to a traumatic event

    • C. 

      Any member of the armed forces

  • 10. 
    Which of these reduce stress levels?
    • A. 

      Alcohol

    • B. 

      Caffeine

    • C. 

      Smoking

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 11. 
    Which of these is a mental health problem?
    • A. 

      Body dysmorphia

    • B. 

      Depression

    • C. 

      Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD

    • D. 

      Postnatal depression

    • E. 

      Stress

    • F. 

      Schizophrenia

  • 12. 
    How many people will suffer from a mental health problem in their lifetime?
    • A. 

      1 in 100

    • B. 

      1 in 4

    • C. 

      1 in 1600

  • 13. 
    What is the most common cause of death in men under 35?
    • A. 

      Heart attack

    • B. 

      Road accidents

    • C. 

      Suicide

  • 14. 
    What percentage of children int he UK at any one time are suffering from depression at any one time?
    • A. 

      10%

    • B. 

      0.01%

    • C. 

      0.5%

  • 15. 
    Which of the following have been found to reduce stress?
    • A. 

      Exercise

    • B. 

      Sleeping or resting

    • C. 

      Volunteering

    • D. 

      Adopting a work management scheme so you work harder, not longer

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