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14.Which of the following statements about suicide is FALSE?a.Females are much more likely to attempt suicide than males.b.Suicide rates are highest among the elderly.c.Suicidal people rarely leave clues of their intentions. ( most)d.Males are more likely to use firearms than females.15.Illness anxiety disorder is:a.characterized by the persistent belief that one is sick despite lack of medical findings.b.a disorder that follows a distressing event outside the range of normal human experience andthat is characterized by features such as intense fear & avoidance.(avo personc.a disorder in which anxiety or unconscious conflicts are “converted” into physical symptoms that often have the effect of helping the person cope with anxiety or conflict. (coversion d.characterized by an overpowering need to accumulate certain kinds of possessions and difficulty discarding them. (horar16.Angie returns home 15 times after leaving for work to confirm she has shut the garage door. This behavior is known as a(n):a.panic attack. (short liveb.compulsion.c.manic episode.( rapid speech and topic change, pressured speechd.obsession. (preference of sth.17.is an excessive and persistent fear of .a.Social anxiety disorder (social phobia); open, crowded places from which escape might be difficult or help unavailable (punlicb.Acrophobia; high placesc.Claustrophobia; public scrutiny (tight, small d.Agoraphobia; tight, small places (open18.Which of the following is a negativesymptom of schizophrenia?a.Disorganized behavior (pb.Hallucinations (pc.Apathyd.Delusions (p
Page 619.Fergus has very few close relationships, mostly because of his acute discomfort around others and his odd behavior. He is very superstitious and believes that he has magical powers including the ability to see the future. Fergus is most likely to be diagnosed with personality disorder.a.Narcissistic (cluster b, dramticb.Borderline ( dramtic c.schizotypal d.antisocial ( dramatic20.Generalized anxiety disorder is characterized by:a.Phobias: an excessive, unreasonable, and irrational fear toward a specific object or situation.b.Panic disorder: intense, short-lived, recurring attacks of overwhelming anxiety or terror. c.Obsessive-compulsive: persistent, uncontrollable, upsetting and unwanted thoughts leading to intrusive, inappropriate actions that prevent or reduce anxiety associated with the thoughts.d.free-floating anxiety that is long-lasting and excessive and not focused on any particular object or situation.