Psychological Disorders and Health: Homework Help Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Janet has very little regard for others, but a high regard for herself. This sounds like:

Question 2 2. Jim displays primarily negative symptoms with his schizophrenia, including emotional flatness. How might a psychiatrist categorize Jim's type of schizophrenia?

Question 3 3. A person with a specific phobia, such as arachnophobia, has _____.

Question 4 4. How is depression different from sadness?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is NOT a cause of addiction?

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Question 6 6. Axis I in the DSM includes

Question 7 7. When can a recurrent behavior be considered compulsive?

Question 8 8. A woman with anorexia may suffer from all of the following except

Question 9 9. A certain type of personality disorder is tied to a willingness to steal, lie, and cheat. How has the labeling of people with this personality disorder changed in recent times?

Question 10 10.

Jane always finds herself obsessing over the smallest imperfection every time she walks past a mirror. She notices the tiniest pimple, or the smallest blemish even if it is not noticeable to anyone else. All of Jane's friends and family do not see the flaws that she sees when she looks in the mirror.

Based on the example above, Jane most likely suffers from:

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Question 11 11. What is methadone used for?

Question 12 12. Dissociative disorders do NOT cause disturbances in _____.

Question 13 13. How does a person change during a fugue state?

Question 14 14. Why is suicide not commonly associated with depression?

Question 15 15. Schizophrenia is characterized by _____.

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Question 16 16. Which of the following scenarios does NOT portray a case that fits in with known causes of split personalities?

Question 17 17. Depressed patients have been found to possess _____.

Question 18 18. Which of the following are some ways that anxiety manifests physically?

Question 19 19. Body dysmorphic disorder is treated similarly to

Question 20 20. How do clinical psychologists differ from research psychologists?

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Question 21 21. Why wouldn't you necessarily expect an underlying traumatic experience to exist in the case of a pain disorder?

Question 22 22. Janet has a conversion disorder. You might expect her to exhibit symptoms similar to all of the following EXCEPT:

Question 23 23. A person who exhibits _____, assumes the worst about mild symptoms.

Question 24 24. John has been experiencing symptoms of irritation along with feelings of worthlessness and sadness. Why might doctors diagnose him with bipolar disorder?

Question 25 25. When does the use of a substance become abuse?

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Question 26 26. Having emotions that lack intensity or don't run the full, expected range is called _____.

Question 27 27. Signs of obsessive-compulsive disorder include all of the following except

Question 28 28. Thomas has just been diagnosed with schizoid personality disorder. Which of the following behaviors would be consistent with such a diagnosis?

Question 29 29. Why are symptoms such as delusions and disordered speech categorized as positive symptoms of schizophrenia?

Question 30 30. The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders has undergone many revisions because

Psychological Disorders and Health: Homework Help Chapter Exam Instructions

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