Exam 2 review1

Exam 2 review1 - Bothpeopleandanimalsaremorestressedby

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Both people and animals are more stressed by  unpredictable and uncontrollable stressors than by  stressors that are of equal physical magnitude. An  example of one of those stressors would be      a bricklayer that is always layed off in the  winter.   the scary drop off of a roller coaster.  a quick change in weather that produces a  destructive tornado.  dental surgery for a root canal.   
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     Which of these people demonstrate Type A  behavior?          Bob was happy to surrender the yard  work to his son.      Jennifer decided to quit her job once the  baby was born.      Linda works from 7-7 everyday and on  the weekend she lets everyone know they  can call her anytime with a work question.      Kyle felt insecure about his job when his  boss called him into the office.     
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     Which of these situations would be true for  Nancy, a patient undergoing the strategy of  prolonged exposure to treat her PTSD?          Nancy is asked to vividly recount her  trauma over and over.      The crisis hotline was available for  Nancy to call 24 hours a day.      The American Red Cross team supplies  Nancy with food and water.      Nancy joins an entire group of women  with the same symptoms.     
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     The fight-or-flight response is prepared in  the _______ system.          T-cell      LED      SAM      HPA     
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  __________ psychology focuses on  human traits and resources that might have  direct implications for our physical and  mental well-being.           Positive      Behavioral      Psychoanalytic        
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  Depression is found __________ with  people who have heart disease than with  those having cancer.          more often      less often      to be rare      with the same frequency   
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__________ takes place by connecting the  patient to monitoring equipment, and then  providing cues (for example, an audible  tone) to the patient when they are  successful at making a desired response  (e.g., lowering blood pressure or  decreasing tension in a facial muscle).          Psychoanalysis      A Cognitive intervention      Desensitization      Biofeedback   
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  In _______________, the stressor is  something that is commonly experienced,  and the nature of the psychological reaction is  much less severe.           PTSD      trauma      adjustment disorder      reaction formation        
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___________ occurs within four weeks of a  traumatic event and lasts anywhere from a  few days to four weeks.          Anxiety disorder      PTSD      Acute stress disorder      Adjustment disorder   
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2011 for the course BSC 2085 taught by Professor Gomez during the Spring '11 term at FIU.

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Exam 2 review1 - Bothpeopleandanimalsaremorestressedby

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