Abnormal Psychology (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 25 - 28 of 143

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Question number: 25

» Abnormal Psychology » Somatoform Disorders

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Overeating in children

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

may be discouraged because the parent considers a fat baby unhealthy or undesirable.

b.

sometimes is encouraged by a parent who is anorexic.

c.

promotes the development of a healthy diet.

d.

leads to the development of good food habits and provides life-long consequences.

e.

leads to the development of eating habits and conflicts that have life-long consequences.

Question number: 26

» Abnormal Psychology » Personality Disorders

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John has a lack of interest in friends or lovers and experiences very little emotion. He can be described as having which of the following personality disorders?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

paranoid

b.

undifferentiated

c.

borderline

d.

avoidant

e.

schizoid

Question number: 27

» Abnormal Psychology » Schizophrenic Disorders

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Grace’s actions resemble movie stereotypes of “crazy” behavior. Her personality disintegration is extreme. She engages in silly laughter, bizarre mannerisms, and obscene behavior. Her diagnosis is probably

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

disorganized schizophrenia.

b.

paranoid schizophrenia.

c.

undifferentiated schizophrenia.

d.

catatonic schizophrenia.

e.

borderline schizophrenia.

Question number: 28

» Abnormal Psychology » Diagnosis of Psychopathology

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Which of the following instances suggest psychotherapy would be of no use?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

A person who is not a close friend of the analyst

b.

A person who completely lacks remorse for past doing

c.

A person who is a close friend of the analyst

d.

A person whose life situation cannot be modified

e.

A person with an inability to form emotional attachment

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