Mental Disorders-Personality Disorder (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 18 - 22 of 25

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Question number: 18

» Mental Disorders » Personality Disorder

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True paranoids are rarely treated or admitted to hospitals because

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Choice (4) Response
a.

their severe hallucinations make reasoning with them impossible.

b.

they are potentially harmful and dangerous to others.

c.

psychiatric hospitals are primarily for psychotics.

d.

they resist the attempts of others to offer help.

Question number: 19

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An individual who is identified as having a borderline personality disorder shows

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Choice (4) Response
a.

instability in mood and social relations

b.

stability in mood and social relations

c.

exhibitionistic tendencies

d.

apathy and indifference to opinion of others

Question number: 20

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A major defining characteristic of personality disorder is that they:

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Are comparatively difficult to treat

b.

Are psychological, more from society’s view than from that of the person’s who have them

c.

Are comparatively easy to treat

d.

Reflect a lack of contrast with reality

Question number: 21

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» Mental Disorders » Hysteria

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Multiple personality or dissociative identity disorder often begins

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Choice (4) Response
a.

in childhood as a result of unknown experiences.

b.

as a result of combat exhaustion.

c.

in adulthood as a response to unremitting phobias.

d.

in childhood as a result of unbearable experiences.

Question number: 22

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Addictive disorders include:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Sociopathalogy

b.

Overeating

c.

Alcoholism and drug addiction

d. None of the above

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