PSY 301 Practice Test exam 3 answer Key

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1. A diagnostic tool in which the interviewer asks a predetermined list of questions in a  specified sequence is called a(n) ___________ interview. a) clinical b) structured c) unstructured d) diagnostic e) cookbook 2. The primary disadvantage to using an unstructured interview is that . .. a) it offers such a limited depth of information. b) it lacks the flexibility to pursue all areas relevant to an individual. c) it lacks standardization, so it is difficult to compare information collected from  different people. d) there is no room for clinical judgments.  e) nobody's sure exactly when it begins and when it ends, so a lot of billing disputes  come up. 3. ____________ of manic-depressive's brains show higher levels of glucose metabolism  in the cerebrum during manic phases than during depressive phases. a) PET scans b) CAT scans c) GSR readings d) Evoked potentials  e) Psychically-guided oil paintings of artists' impressions 4. In order to help her stop smoking, Jan is given a medication that makes her nauseous,  and she is asked to smoke. The intent is to condition a negative experience to a  previously attractive stimulus. What kind of therapy is Jan receiving?
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a) aversion therapy b) systematic desensitization c) flooding d) implosion therapy  e) No therapy, but the results just might earn her and her therapist some bucks on  America's Funniest Home Videos. 5. In order to decrease his anxious response to public speaking, Fred is taught relaxation  techniques. Then he gradually imagines increasingly more frightening situations,  stopping and relaxing each time he becomes anxious. What type of therapy is Fred  receiving? a) flooding b) extinction therapy c) systematic desensitization d) aversion therapy  e) massage therapy 6. ____________ is a behavioral strategy in which participants are reinforced with  symbolic reinforcers which can be exchanged for a variety of goods and services. a) A token economy
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This note was uploaded on 10/22/2008 for the course PSY 301 taught by Professor Pennebaker during the Fall '07 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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