Mental Disorders (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 45 - 49 of 199

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Question number: 45

» Mental Disorders » Personality Disorder

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A frequently used treatment for ADHD is

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Choice (4) Response

a.

use of severe punishment.

b.

administration of tranquilizers to slow the child down.

c.

a high protein diet.

d.

administration of stimulant drugs.

Question number: 46

» Mental Disorders » Mental Health

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Which major viewpoint on psychological disorders suggests that the cause is due to unconscious conflicts over impulses such as sex and aggression, originating in childhood?

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psychoanalytic

b.

behavioral

c.

humanistic

d.

biopsychological

Question number: 47

» Mental Disorders » Anxiety

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Irrational acts a person feels driven to repeat are called ________. They help control anxiety caused by ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

defense mechanisms; obsessions

b.

compulsions; obsessions

c.

obsessions; compulsions

d.

obsessions; defense mechanisms

Question number: 48

» Mental Disorders » Hysteria

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This psychiatric disorder, also known as multiple personality disorder, involves persons who have two or more distinct personalities that alternate with one another

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Choice (4) Response

a.

dissociative identity disorder

b.

manic depression

c.

schizophrenia

d.

panic disorder

Question number: 49

» Mental Disorders » Mental Health

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Which criterion for psychological disorders suggests one would have a psychological disorder if one’s behavior seriously disrupted one’s life?

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criterion of abnormality

b.

criterion of maladaptiveness

c.

criterion of adaptiveness

d.

criterion of personal distress

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