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The Diathesis-Stress Model: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What does the diathesis-stress model say?

Question 2 2. Which is true of the diathesis-stress model?

Question 3 3. Which of these is an example of a stressor?

Question 4 4. The diathesis-stress model says that:

Question 5 5. Sue and Lue are identical twins. Sue has a mental illness but Lue does not. According to the diathesis-stress model, why is this?

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Question 6 6. In the diathesis-stress model:

Question 7 7. According to the diathesis-stress model, which of the following is true?

Question 8 8. Diathesis is which of the following?

Question 9 9. The fact that twins who share genetics and can turn out different from each other is because of which of the following facts?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is (are) typical example (s) of how stress changes throughout a person's lifespan?

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Question 11 11. How does wisdom affect psychological issues, according to the diathesis-stress model?

Question 12 12. A big debate in psychology during the 20th century was:

Question 13 13. A twin study does which of the following?

Question 14 14. Sue has a higher diathesis for bipolar disorder than most. What can be said of Sue?

Question 15 15. At which age are people most likely to be diagnosed with schizophrenia?

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Question 16 16. Diathesis is:

Question 17 17. Which of the following is one way that diathesis can change as a person ages?

Question 18 18. Christopher believes that nature is solely responsible for psychological illness. When faced with a patient who has a phobia, he is most likely to say that the phobia is caused by:

Question 19 19. Which of these is an example of a protective factor?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is a problem with the diathesis-stress model?

The Diathesis-Stress Model: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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