Psy Ch 14 Quizzes - Chapter 14 Psychological Disorders 1...

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Chapter 14: Psychological Disorders 1. ADHD has been shown to be caused by all EXCEPT the following: B. 2. ____________ is a condition characterized by loss of contact with reality. 3. Who would be most likely to successfuly commit suicide? 4. An individual exhibiting traits of __________________ personality disorder may seek attention and approval, be overly dramatic, self-centered, demanding, and manipulative, and often be attractive and sexually seductive? 5. __________________ are those in which the physical symptoms present are due to psychological causes rather than any known medical condition. 6. In which of the following does an individual harbor the false belief that some person or agency is trying in some way to harm her or him? 7. A manic episode may be characterized by all EXCEPT the following:
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8. _________________ is a dissociative disorder in which two or more distinct, unique personalities occur in the same person, and in which there is severe memory disruption concerning personal information about the other personalities. 9. A common factor related to the development of dissociative identity disorder is ______. 10. Which of the following is a somatoform disorder in which a person suffers a loss of motor or sensory functioning with no physical cause in some part of the body, while the loss solves some psychological problem? 11. Which of the following mental disorders is characterized by anxiety and avoidance behavior? 12. Which of the following mental disorders is characterized by undesirable behavioral changes resulting from substance abuse, dependence, or intoxication? 13. Which of the following is a mood disorder in which manic episodes alternate with periods of depression, usually with relatively normal periods in between? 14. _____________ are disorders characterized by extreme and unwarranted disturbances in emotion or mood.
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15. _______________ is a severe psychological disorder characterized by loss of contact with reality, hallucinations, delusions, inappropriate or flat affect, some disturbance in thinking, social withdrawal, and/or other bizarre behavior. 16. Renee is having difficulty breathing, her body is shaking and she is fearful for no apparent reason. Renee may be experiencing a/n ______. 17. Which of the following has been implicated in schizophrenia? 18. Which of the following families of mental disorders is characterized by the presence of physical symptoms that are psychological in origin rather than resulting from a medical condition? 19. Within which of the following personality disorders might the individual dress in extremely unusual ways, lack social skills, or have odd ideas resembling the delusions of schizophrenia?
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