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Copy (2) of w-68744 - Test 2 Review 1. Why was MMPI-2...

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Test 2 Review 1. Why was MMPI-2 needed? a.Original MMPI created over 50 years ago 1. Mike is going to try to look mentally ill.He takes MMPI-2.He most likely will a.Be caught by specialized scales on the test 1. Psychological Assessment refers to a.Procedures used to summarize a clients problem 1. Which is true about assessment and professional orientation a.Focus of assessment will be largely determined by professional orientation of clinician 1. What was unique about Esteban? a.Assessment was done in both English and Spanish 1. What is one problem with actuarial data? a.Profiles of many subjects do not fit profile types for which actuarial data are available 1. Which is an objective test? a.MMPI-2 1. Five hour battery of tests that includes listening to rhythmic beats presented by tape recorder and putting different shaped blocks into grooves while blindfolded? a.Halstead-Reitan battery 1. True statement about Rorschach? a.Considerable amount of training is required to administer and score it correctly 1. Pretend that doctor is father as part of a psychosocial assessment a.Analogue studies (staged role-playing) 1. Not one of three basic categories of stressors? a.Challenges 1. Pituitary gland a.Releases hormones that regulate many bodily functions 1. During resistance stage of personality decompensation
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a.Coping mechanisms are permitting one to function, but signs of the stress may begin to be apparent 1. Psychoneuroimmunology refers to a.examining effects of stressors on the immune system 1. The fight or flight response a.Involves activation of the sympathetic nervous system 1. Symptoms are to signs as ______ is to _______ a.Subjective; objective 1. True statement about assessment a.An adequate assessment should include as much info as possible to allow the clinician to determine how the individual is functioning now and to predict how she will respond to various forms of treatment 1. _______ involves achieving a stable state by changing a.Allostasis 1. Beneficial features are ability to map ongoing pysc activities of the brain without injecting radioactive substances into patients body. a.fMRI 1. Short term crisis therapy a.Begins with assumption that affected individual was functioning well before current crisis. 1. Projective test that has been adapted for computer interpretation? a.Rorschach 1. Dr. Hunter is studying depression.Any subject who continues to feel hopeless and sad for more than 3 weeks after a loss will be considered depressed.He is using a.dimensional 1. Which would be used to reveal dysrhythmia in brain activity? a.EEG 1. Why is it important to have an appropriate classification of presenting problem? a.Formal diagnosis may be needed for insurance purposes b.Recognition will aid in development of effective treatment plan
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c.Determination of range of presenting symptoms needed to ensure proper placement in a treatment facility 1. What is not a reason to use rating scales in clinical observation and self-reports? a.Decrease objectivity
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