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1. The first classification of mental disorders involved a. identifying the biological causes of the disorders, so a person could be tested for them. b. understanding the theoretical descriptions of different disorders. c. recognizing symptoms that occurred together often enough to be regarded as a type of mental disorder. d. identifying the types of thoughts that people with different mental illnesses tended to have. 2. Studies on the cultural differences in parental tolerance of under- or overcontrolled behavior suggest that a. these different styles can produce different rates of problem behaviors in different cultures. b. parental styles make no difference in rates of different behavior problems - they seem to be primarily genetic. c. parental styles make no difference in rates of different behavior problems - they seem to be independent of culture. d. all cultures feel the same about bringing their children for treatment, regardless of the type of behavior problem. 3. What is epidemiology? a. The exploration of what forms of treatment are most effective b. A form of psychotherapy c. The study of the role of genes in mental illness d. The study of the distribution of a disorder in a population 4. The Nancy School a. advanced the recognition that psychological factors were involved in the development of mental disorders. b. furthered our understanding of the role of biological factors in the development of mental illness. c. fell out of favor when the evidence supporting the views of Charcot accumulated. d. failed to recognize that most forms of psychopathology are incurable. 5.
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