Take this practice test to check your existing knowledge of the course material. We'll review your answers and create a Test Prep Plan for you based on your results.
How Test Prep Plans work
Answer 50 questions
Test your existing knowledge.
View your test results
Based on your results, we'll create a customized Test Prep Plan just for you!
Study more effectively: skip concepts you already know and focus on what you still need to learn.
Free Practice Test Instructions:
Choose your answer to the question and click 'Continue' to see how you did. Then click 'Next Question' to answer the next question. When you have completed the free practice test, click 'View Results' to see your results. Good luck!
Question 1 1. What is the umbrella term for a group of psychological disorders that involve patterns of behavior or moods that make it difficult to have close relationships?
Question 2 2. If Dora's psychiatrist uses a humanistic approach to therapy he will probably do which of the following?
Question 3 3. High self-esteem, feelings of happiness, and motivation may be the effects of a positive _____, while low self-esteem and a diminished quality of life may be a result of its negative counterpart.
Question 4 4. Laura's therapist suggests that she go through treatment with cognitive behavioral therapy. Which of the following is a summary of the proposed treatment?
Question 5 5. Mood disorders are characterized by _____ or _____ feelings.
Question 6 6. What disorder receives the treatments of talk therapy, physiotherapy, and occupational therapy?
Question 7 7. Dr. Isaac is trying to determine if his recent patient, Alex, should be given a diagnosis of depersonalization disorder. Of the following, which list of symptoms most strongly suggests a diagnosis of depersonalization?
Question 8 8. Which of the following are examples of hallucinogens?
Question 9 9. For which type of assessment would one test to measure hormone levels in the body of the patient?
Question 10 10. What do atypical antipsychotics affect, that traditional antipsychotics don't?
Question 11 11. What is the theory that maintains that the experience of emotion depends on both physiological arousal and cognitive processing?
Question 12 12. Which of the following best defines stress?
Question 13 13. Generalizability and proving causation would be considered _____ of clinical research.
Question 14 14. Richard just turned 97, and over the past few years he's demonstrated a dramatic change in character. Where Richard used to be fun, outgoing and positive, he's now quiet, often confused, and can't recognize his own children. What is Richard most likely suffering from?
Question 15 15. There are several known causes of anorexia nervosa. Which of the following choices lists three of these?
Explore our library of over 79,000 lessons
Browse by subject