5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
- John has been having difficulties getting out of bed, is not interested in going out with friends or even answering the phone. He has let a number of bills go unpaid he is sleeping 12-14 hours a day, and he cannot concentrate at work. He has called in sick to work at least once each week. John is most likely suffering from a(n):
- binge-eating disorder
- a false beliefs, often of persecution or grandeur, that may accompany psychotic disorders.
- b a psychological disorder marked by the appearance by age 7 of one or more of 3 key symptoms: extreme inattention, hyperactivity, and impulsivity.
- c an anxiety disorder marked by a persistent, irrational fear and avoidance of a specific object, activity, or situation.
- d significant binge-eating episodes, followed by distress, disgust, or guilt, but without the compensatory purging, fasting, or excessive exercise that marks bulimia nervosa.
- e dissociative disorder.
5 Multiple choice questions
- dissociative identity disorder
- a mood disorder in which a person experiences, in the absence of drugs or another medical condition, two or more weeks of significantly depressed moods or diminished interest or pleasure in most activities, along with at least four other symptoms.
- 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
5 True/False questions
___________ is characterized by moods that alternate between the hopelessness and lethargy of depression and the euphoric, hyperactive state of mania. → Bipolar disorder
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.
anxiety disorders → 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
psychosis → a psychological disorder in which a person loses contact with reality, experiencing irrational ideas and distorted perceptions.
Last year, Nikki was diagnosed with schizophrenia and one of her symptoms is related to inappropriate emotion. She sometimes lapses into a "zombielike" state of apparent apathy known as: → flat affect.