3230 Test 3

3230 Test 3 - Actual Test Spring 2010 1. Which of the...

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Actual Test – Spring 2010 1. Which of the following is an example of a COGNITIVE diathesis for depression? a. Neur oticis m b. Opti mism c. Attri butin g negat ive event s to inter nal cause s d. Attri butin g negat ive event s to exter nal cause s
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2. Amber feels anxious almost all the time. She finds herself worrying that her husband will leave her (although he has never shown any indication that he would), that she chose the wrong job, that her children might not be safe at their school, and that she might get sick and leave her family in financial ruin. She calls her husband almost everyday to find out when he will be home. She complains to her physician that she is always tired but cannot sleep or relax. Amber's most likely diagnosis is a. gener alize d anxie ty disor der. b. gener alize d socia l phob ia. c. panic disor der with agora phob ia. d. obses sive comp ulsiv e disor der.
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3. It is fairly easy to condition monkeys and humans to fear snakes but almost impossible to condition either to fear a flower. This supports the ________ theory of phobias. a. classi cal condi tioni ng b. vicar ious condi tioni ng c. prepa redne ss d. psyc hoan alytic
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4. What is one of the major ways the anxiety disorders differ from each other? a. Whet her they have a genet ic comp onent . b. Whet her they are treata ble. c. Whet her there are more fear/ panic symp toms or anxie ty symp toms invol ved. d. Whet her the disor der is assoc iated with other anxie ty disor ders.
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5. A rapid return of symptoms immediately after drug treatment is terminated is a common example of ________; a return to depressive symptoms after a period of spontaneous remission of symptoms is called a ________. a. mela nchol ia; recur rence b. recur rence ; relap se c. relap se; recur rence d. moo d- cong ruent depre ssion ; moo d- incon grue nt depre ssion
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6. If a pharmaceutical company were looking for a drug that would maximally treat generalized anxiety disorder they would want one that a. suppr essed the activi ty of the locus coeru leus in the brain stem and the centr al gray in the midb rain. b. decre ased GAB A level s while incre asing nore pinep hrine . c. incre ased GAB A level s while regul ating serot onin. d. decre ased
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7. ________ was once thought to be a fear of crowded places, but now is seen as a complication of having panic attacks in public. a. Agor apho bia b. Clau strop hobia c. Gene ralize d anxie ty disor der d. Gene ral socia l phob ia
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8. Which of the following is NOT a brain area that has been found to exhibit abnormalities in depressed patients? a. Amy gdala b. Basal gangl ia c. Ante rior cingu late gyrus d. Hipp ocam pus
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9. Childhood depression a. has been clearl y linke d to genet ic facto rs. b.
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3230 Test 3 - Actual Test Spring 2010 1. Which of the...

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