Mental Disorders (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 89 - 93 of 199

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Question number: 89

» Mental Disorders » Personality Disorder

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Which of the following personality disorders describes a person who has an exaggerated sense of self-importance and who needs constant admiration?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

paranoid

b.

dependent

c.

narcissistic

d.

schizoid

Question number: 90

» Mental Disorders » Mental Health

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Three year old Shawn ate lead paint which was chipping off the walls in an older home. Consequently, he developed a psychosis based on brain damage due to lead poisoning. Shawn’s psychosis would be called a (n)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

neo-cortical psychosis.

b.

neural psychosis.

c.

behavioral psychosis.

d.

organic psychosis.

Question number: 91

» Mental Disorders » Mental Health

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Which major viewpoint on psychological disorders suggests that the cause is due to inherited or acquired brain disorders involving imbalances in neurotransmitters or damage to brain structures?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

behavioral

b.

humanistic

c.

diathesis-stress

d.

biopsychological

Question number: 92

» Mental Disorders » Mental Health

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The DSM-111-R has improved reliability because it helps mental health workers base their diagnosis on:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Undefined categories

b.

A few well-defined categories

c.

The patient’s observable behaviour

d.

The theories of Binet, Freud and others

Question number: 93

» Mental Disorders » Schizophrenia

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Psychosomatic disorders are best illustrated by:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Over-eating

b.

Delusions

c.

Insomnia

d.

Neurotic anxiety

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