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Overview of Psychotherapy Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. All of the following are reasons for testing EXCEPT

Question 2 2. EBP stands for:

Question 3 3. What is the first step of the middle stage in counseling?

Question 4 4.

'We will give him Assessments X, Y, and Z and we will know his diagnosis by the end of the day.'

What is wrong with this statement?

Question 5 5. Follow up allows for a client to

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Question 6 6. You are just beginning your psychiatry practice and meet with a new patient who has been previously diagnosed with obsessive-compulsive disorder. Given your knowledge of the latest research, how would it be best to approach treatment for this patient?

Question 7 7. Behavioral assessments would be good for

Question 8 8. Thomas has been using a new therapy with his depressed patients and is excited that so many of them feel it has really helped. Though he realizes there have been several patients he hasn't heard from in a while who also tried the new therapy. He wonders if that means they didn't find it helpful. Thomas' initial impression from the patients who were helped by the therapy is an example of _____.

Question 9 9. Which of these has a PhD or PsyD?

Question 10 10. Why is it helpful for psychologists to use a diagnosis instead of a list of symptoms?

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Question 11 11. What is UNNECESSARY to give assessments

Question 12 12. What does HIPAA guarantee for mentally ill patients?

Question 13 13. What is a factor that can increase or decrease the time spent in the middle stage of counseling?

Question 14 14. If a counselor chooses to practice theoretical purity the following is true:

Question 15 15. What action is strongly encouraged for counselors doing therapy online?

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Question 16 16. The biological approach to abnormal psychology treats mental illness with:

Question 17 17. Therapists with the highest rates of success with their patients tend to be _____.

Question 18 18. Believers in the sociocultural approach would treat depression with:

Question 19 19. Which of the following would most likely be considered a paraprofessional?

Question 20 20. If you go to your child's teacher to ask advice about improving their self-esteem, you are seeking counseling from a:

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Question 21 21. After the initial paperwork is completed, which of the following would be gathered before you see the counselor?

Question 22 22. What is a possible reason that many different theoretical models exist in counseling today?

Question 23 23. Which counseling professional would prescribe and manage medications?

Question 24 24. A medical doctor who specializes in mental illness is a:

Question 25 25. Termination should

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Question 26 26. According to the humanistic view, you can only be your authentic self if:

Question 27 27. Testing by the counselor can be used to do which of the following?

Question 28 28. We need to determine if the client will be able to follow along with prepared counseling texts. What kind of assessment should be done?

Question 29 29. Which of the following provides an example of regression to the mean as the term is used in psychology?

Question 30 30. In counseling, _____ is the process of asking questions you prepared beforehand.

Overview of Psychotherapy Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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