Clinical and Abnormal Psychology (GRE Psychology): Questions 25 - 31 of 64

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Question number: 25

» Clinical and Abnormal Psychology » Treatment of Disorders

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Treating a patient for Parkinson’s disease includes administering a chemical that will lead to increases in the patient’s

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

acetylcholine

b.

serotonin

c.

dopamine

d.

norepinephrine

Question number: 26

» Clinical and Abnormal Psychology » Assessment

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Which does NOT belong?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

The Mini-Mental State Exam.

b.

The 7 Minute Screen.

c.

The Short Portable Mental Status Questionnaire.

d.

The Halstead-Reitan Neuropsychological Battery.

Question number: 27

» Clinical and Abnormal Psychology » Causes and Development of Disorders

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Which of the following is NOT a dissociative disorder?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Fugue

b.

Schizophrenia

c.

Amnesia

d.

Multiple personality disorder

Question number: 28

» Clinical and Abnormal Psychology » Treatment of Disorders

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A therapist listens to the choices of his client with unconditional positive regard. The goal of this therapy is most likely

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

congruence for the self

b.

development of effective beliefs

c.

complete awareness of the here and now

d.

decreased inferiority

Question number: 29

» Clinical and Abnormal Psychology » Causes and Development of Disorders

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An individual with Korsakoff’s syndrome might engage in

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

confabulation

b.

echolalia

c.

folie a deux

d.

neologisms

Question number: 30

» Clinical and Abnormal Psychology » Treatment of Disorders

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Benzodiazepines work to relieve anxiety by enhancing the effects of

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Glutamate

b.

Endorphins

c.

GABA

d.

Serotonin

Question number: 31

» Clinical and Abnormal Psychology » Assessment

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Metal band Metallica’s song “Fade to Black” includes lyrics like “No one but me can save myself, but it’s too late/Now I can’t think, think why I should even try/Yesterday seems as though it never existed/Death greets me warm, now I will just say goodbye. ” This song was written during one of the band’s lowest periods and appears to be about

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

hallucinations

b.

delusions.

c.

suicide.

d.

dissociation.

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