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Legal and Ethical Issues in Abnormal Psychology: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. People are trying to combat the issues surrounding deinstitutionalization by:

Question 2 2. Why does the public's rights outweigh an individual patient's rights to confidentiality?

Question 3 3. Patient - client confidentiality _____.

Question 4 4. Which of these is a right of mental health patients?

Question 5 5. Craig is a psychologist who believes that he can cure schizophrenia by making his clients drink hot water and lemon, despite the fact that there's no scientific evidence that it works. He provides no other treatment; he only treats his patients with hot water and lemon. Which patient right is he violating?

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Question 6 6. One negative result of deinstitutionalization is:

Question 7 7. What does the right to treatment entail?

Question 8 8. Why is the insanity defense controversial?

Question 9 9. Forensic psychology involves what two fields?

Question 10 10. In his meeting with his defense lawyer, Jonathan admitted to committing the crime, but only because voices told him to do it. Might Jonathan be competent to stand trial?

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Question 11 11. Mary's psychologist discusses her problems with Mary's husband without her permission. Mary's psychologist has done which of the following?

Question 12 12. When a person pleads not guilty by reason of insanity, they are likely to be _____.

Question 13 13. The insanity defense focuses on:

Question 14 14. Which of these is NOT one of the three elements of informed consent?

Question 15 15. A major societal barrier to good mental health services is:

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Question 16 16. Which of these is NOT important when determining whether a person is competent to stand trial?

Question 17 17. Civil commitment occurs _____.

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT involved in institutionalization?

Question 19 19. Why are organizations around the world working to destigmatize mental illness?

Question 20 20. Forensic psychology involves _____.

Legal and Ethical Issues in Abnormal Psychology: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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