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Psychiatric & Pharmacological Elements of Emotional Impairments Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What part of the body does a sedative slow down?

Question 2 2. Which type of prescription sedative is Xanax?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is a symptom of sedative withdrawal?

Question 4 4. Disorders that start in childhood are generally _____.

Question 5 5. Which of the following scenarios is the BEST example of the typical presentation of early onset bipolar disorder?

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Question 6 6. Early onset schizophrenia is diagnosed:

Question 7 7. Which of the following reasons for understanding a little about psychopharmacology can most directly help save a child's life?

Question 8 8. Which of the following examples of how a teacher can address psychopharmacology in the classroom is LEAST helpful?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is the class of drugs that has an energizing effect on the nerves and is usually prescribed for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)?

Question 10 10. Someone who is extremely preoccupied with themselves, think they are the bomb, and have a lack of empathy for others, may have a:

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Question 11 11. Seasonal affective disorder is:

Question 12 12. Depression is a kind of:

Question 13 13. The irrational, persistent, and intense fear of something is known as (a):

Question 14 14. If you have fear of the marketplace, then you might have:

Question 15 15. Someone who is really afraid of spiders has:

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Question 16 16. A(n) ________ is a condition where the person cannot control their tendency to gratify an immediate desire even when the consequences upon themselves and/or others may be potentially harmful.

Question 17 17. Kleptomania is an example of a(n):

Question 18 18. What is the proper term for disorders where there is a disconnect between a person's thoughts, surroundings, identity, consciousness, and memory?

Question 19 19. Unwanted thoughts and actions that interfere in a person's life are characteristic of this anxiety disorder:

Question 20 20. ___is a chronic (long-lasting) condition marked by excessive and unrealistic worry about life circumstances:

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Question 21 21. A compulsion is ___~:

Question 22 22. This newer type of antidepressant inhibits the reuptake of serotonin back to the first communicating neuron.

Question 23 23. Serotonin, norepinephrine and dopamine are all examples of which of the following?

Question 24 24. This is an older type of antidepressant that works by increasing the concentration of norepinephrine and serotonin.

Question 25 25. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of a student with emotional disturbance?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following may fit under the umbrella of emotional disturbance?

Question 27 27. When a student qualifies for special education under emotional disturbance, his or her family should do which of the following?

Question 28 28. Gregg has been diagnosed with a conduct disorder. Which of the following would most likely describe Gregg's behaviour?

Question 29 29. Mary was just diagnosed with oppositional defiant disorder. Which of the following treatments will most likely be recommended?

Question 30 30. Conduct disorder is sometimes thought to be a precursor to which of the following mental illnesses?

Psychiatric & Pharmacological Elements of Emotional Impairments Chapter Exam Instructions

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