Clinical and Abnormal Psychology (GRE Psychology): Questions 48 - 51 of 64

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Question number: 48

» Clinical and Abnormal Psychology » Treatment of Disorders

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Cognitive therapies focus on changing ________, whereas humanistic therapies focus on ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

behaviors; insight into the past

b.

Skills; beliefs

c.

thoughts; skills

d.

beliefs; self-acceptance

Question number: 49

» Clinical and Abnormal Psychology » Causes and Development of Disorders

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Thirty-year-old Armand feels compelled to save objects that others might throw away. He is afraid that he will discard something he later will need, so his home is filled with old newspapers, empty boxes, worn-out clothing, antiquated computer equipment, and even the seeds from the fruit and vegetables he has eaten. Armand’s neighbors have complained to the homeowner’s association because he has been forced to store some things outside his home. He is embarrassed by his need to hoard objects, but he is overcome by dread if he tries to throw things away. Based on this information, Armand may have

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

dissociative disorder

b.

obsessive-compulsive disorder.

c.

bipolar disorder.

d.

schizophrenia.

Question number: 50

» Clinical and Abnormal Psychology » Treatment of Disorders

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Which of the following is associated with Jung’s analytical therapy?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Transference

b.

Hypnosis

c.

Focus on libido

d.

Dream analysis

Question number: 51

» Clinical and Abnormal Psychology » Causes and Development of Disorders

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Margie has a long-standing pattern of unstable and intense relationships and mood. She has a history of trauma and is sometimes inappropriately seductive. She abuses drugs, has threatened suicide several times, and cuts her arms with a razor blade when she feels particularly bad. She desperately tries to keep others from abandoning her, partly because she has a very unstable sense of self. If she has a personality disorder, it is MOST likely that she has

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

borderline personality disorder.

b.

cynosure cluster.

c.

antisocial personality disorder.

d.

psychosis

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