Treatment of Psychology Disorders (AP Psychology): Questions 78 - 81 of 112

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Question number: 78

» Treatment of Psychology Disorders » Biomedical Therapies » Brain Stimulation

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The most appropriate use of electroconvulsive therapy is as a

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

preferred means of treatment for organic psychoses in which brain pathology exists.

b.

preferred means of treatment for all cases of depression.

c.

last resort after other methods have failed and the likelihood of self-destructive behavior is great.

d.

preferred means of treatment for antisocial disorders.

Question number: 79

» Treatment of Psychology Disorders » Community & Preventive Approaches

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One of the goals of community mental health centers in the prevention of psychological disorders that works by fostering social support systems, eliminating sources of stress, and strengthening individuals’ ability to deal with stressors is:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

secondary prevention

b.

deinstitutionalization

c.

primary prevention

d.

tertiary prevention

Question number: 80

» Treatment of Psychology Disorders » Modes of Therapy » Psychoanalysis

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Which is a myth regarding psychotherapy?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Psychotherapy provides a complete transformation of the psyche.

b.

Chances for improvement are good with phobias, some sexual problems, and marital conflicts.

c.

Psychotherapy does not bring about dramatic changes in behavior.

d.

Psychotherapy’s major benefit is that it provides the person comfort and support.

Question number: 81

» Treatment of Psychology Disorders » Modes of Therapy » Humanistic

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Freud’s method of psychotherapy stressed

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Choice (4) Response
a.

pharmacology.

b.

bringing an end to irrational and self-defeating internal dialogue.

c.

unconditioned negative regard.

d.

free association, dream analysis, and transference.

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