5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Susan has been diagnosed with panic disorder and refuses to leave her home without her husband. She fears any situation in which she cannot escape or find help when a panic attack would strike. Susan suffers from panic disorder with:
- Lenore is continually tense and plagued by muscle tension, sleeplessness, and an inability to concentrate. Lenore most likely suffers from a(n):
- binge-eating disorder
- psychological disorder
- a significant binge-eating episodes, followed by distress, disgust, or guilt, but without the compensatory purging, fasting, or excessive exercise that marks bulimia nervosa.
- b generalized anxiety disorder.
- c a psychological disorder in which a person loses contact with reality, experiencing irrational ideas and distorted perceptions.
- d deviant, distressful, and dysfunctional patterns of thoughts, feelings, or behaviors.
- e agoraphobia.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- anorexia nervosa.
- an eating disorder in which a person (usually an adolescent female) maintains a starvation diet despite being significantly (15 percent or more) underweight.
- an anxiety disorder marked by unpredictable, minutes-long episodes of intense dread in which a person experiences terror and accompanying chest pain, choking, or other frightening sensations
- mood disorder in which a person alternates between the hopelessness and lethargy of depression and the overexcited state of mania.
5 True/False Questions
delusions → the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition, with an updated "text revision"; a widely used system for classifying psychological disorders.
A _____________ is a false belief that often accompanies psychotic disorders. → a personality disorder in which a person (usually a man) exhibits a lack of conscience for wrongdoing, even toward friends and family members. May be aggressive and ruthless or a clever con artist.
PET scans illustrate reduced activation in the ____________ lobes of a murderer's cortex. → an anxiety disorder characterized by haunting memories, nightmares, social withdrawal, jumpy anxiety, and/or insomnia that lingers for four weeks or more after a traumatic experience
attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) → a personality disorder in which a person (usually a man) exhibits a lack of conscience for wrongdoing, even toward friends and family members. May be aggressive and ruthless or a clever con artist.
Your professor asks you on what axis diabetes would fall under. You answer: → ...