B stimulant c antidepressant d anti anxiety drug ans

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b. stimulant. c. antidepressant. d. anti-anxiety drug. ANS: B DIF: Easy OBJ: 14.4c MSC: Remembering NOT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology
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94. Zac is a 12-year-old boy who receives behavioral therapy to reduce his hyperactive behavior and increase his ability to pay attention. His therapist explains that during treatment he will modify Zac’s behavior by a. eliciting his undesirable behavior to understand his thought processes. b. getting him to model correct behavior. c. reinforcing his desirable behavior. d. helping him to recognize and understand the motives for his bad behavior. ANS: C DIF: Moderate OBJ: 14.4c MSC: Understanding NOT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology | APA Goal 3, Ethical and Social Responsibility in a Diverse World | APA Goal 5, Professional Development 95. Your child is being treated with a psychotropic medication for a mental health disorder. She is eating less and experiencing sleep problems, slowed growth, and body twitches. Your child most likely is being treated with __________ for __________. a. Ritalin; attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder b. Ritalin; depression c. selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors; attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder d. selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors; depression ANS: A DIF: Moderate OBJ: 14.4c MSC: Applying NOT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology | APA Goal 3, Ethical and Social Responsibility in a Diverse World | APA Goal 5, Professional Development 96. Based on the evidence provided in your textbook regarding the behavioral effects of Ritalin therapy, which of the following outcomes is most likely in a group of 12-year-old boys taking the drug for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder? a. Some boys will experience very serious side effects, such as depression. b. Many boys will perform better academically and socially. c. Most boys will show an increase in negative behaviors and no change in positive behaviors. d. Most boys will show an increase in attentive and productive behaviors, but they will remain somewhat loud and disruptive. ANS: B DIF: Moderate OBJ: 14.4c MSC: Applying NOT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology | APA Goal 3, Ethical and Social Responsibility in a Diverse World 97. Which of the following students is LEAST likely to show improvements in their attention- deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptoms after six months of treatment? a. Navid, who has been attending cognitive therapy sessions b. Colbert, who has been prescribed Ritalin c. Imogen, who has been prescribed a stimulant d. Lucia, who has been attending behavioral therapy sessions ANS: A DIF: Moderate OBJ: 14.4c MSC: Applying NOT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology | APA Goal 3, Ethical and Social Responsibility in a Diverse World | APA Goal 5, Professional Development
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98. Malik, a child in intensive applied behavior analysis treatment for autism, has improved in a number of ways after four years with this treatment. All of the following factors influenced Malik’s relatively positive prognosis EXCEPT a. the marked cognitive deficiencies he experiences.
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