Treatment of Psychology Disorders-Biomedical Therapies (AP Psychology): Questions 7 - 11 of 17

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Question number: 7

» Treatment of Psychology Disorders » Biomedical Therapies » Drug Therapies

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The drugs used to control hallucinations and other psychotic symptoms are called

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Choice (4) Response
a.

antipsychotics.

b.

anti-depressants.

c.

antineurotics.

d.

energizers.

Question number: 8

» Treatment of Psychology Disorders » Biomedical Therapies » Psychosurgery

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________ is any technique involving surgical alteration of the brain.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

MRI

b.

Deep ECT

c.

Psychic surgery

d.

Psychosurgery

Question number: 9

» Treatment of Psychology Disorders » Biomedical Therapies » Drug Therapies

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Ergotism refers to

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Choice (4) Response
a.

a treatment designed to expand sensory experience.

b.

reactions to chemicals found in a fungus.

c.

is a form of psychopathology.

d.

a form of possession or madness.

Question number: 10

» Treatment of Psychology Disorders » Biomedical Therapies » Drug Therapies

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The dopamine-psychosis link is based on the observation that

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Choice (4) Response
a.

low dopamine levels of activity in the brain seem to produce psychotic symptoms.

b.

dopamine interacts with serotonin creating psychosis.

c.

there are high levels of dopamine activity in the brains of psychotic people.

d.

there are high levels of amphetamine in the brains of schizophrenics.

Question number: 11

» Treatment of Psychology Disorders » Biomedical Therapies » Brain Stimulation

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The most appropriate use of electroconvulsive therapy is as a

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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.

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