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psychology 101 part 2

which of the following statements about condoms is accurate
all of these statements are accurate
which of the following is a good suggestion for engaging in safer sex
all of these statements are good suggestions
to overcome psychology based erectile difficulties, the key is to
decrease performance anxiety
_____ is the gradual narrowing of the coronary arteries
the evidence linking phycological factors to the onset of cancer is
relatively weak
which of the following has been shown to increase the risk of suck diseases
ahmed maintains a diet high in serum cholesterol, eating an abundance of eggs, cheese, butter...increasing risks of
heart disease
nutritional deficiencies among americans are most likely a result of
lack of knowledge about nutrition
it's a good idea to increase consumption of complex carbohydrates matural sugars and ample fiber. you can do this be eating more food from
fruits vegetables whole grains
aids is the final stage of the hiv infection process, which manifests itself about _______ years after the original infection
worldwide, which of the following is the most common mode of transmission of the hiv virus
hetrosexual relations
people who are eager to seek medical care are most likely to be which of the following
playing the sick role
kenny believes that his dog often tells him important messages from God about how to prepare his food.
jenny can't quit wondering if she unplugged her iron this morning.
an obsession
_____are chemicals that carry signals from one neuron to another
which of the following statements regarding neurochemical factors in the development of mood disorders is accurate
all of these statements are accurate
____schizophrenia is characterized by a severe deterioration of adaptive behavior
about _____ percent of people with schizophrenia enjoy a full recovery
the prognosis is poorer for schizophrenics who return to families characterized by _______ expressed emotion
Anorexia nervosa can eventually lead to the following medical problems
all of these
eating disorder behaviors
have always existed but are now more common in affluent western societies
a young woman who says to herself i must be thin to be accepted, is demonstrating which of the following factors on the etiology of eating disorders
the prescription of drugs in the treatment of psychological disorders is a feature of
biomedical therapy
_____is spontaneously expressing thoughts and feelings exactly as they occur
free association
according to the client centered approach to therapy, personal distress and neurotic anxieties are usually caused by
incongruence between self concept and reality
which of the following is not one of the conditions Rogers felt was necessary for a positive therapeutic climate
conditional free association
___ is a behavior therapy in which a noxious stimulus is paired with a stimulus that elicits an undesirable response
aversion therapy
which of the following is not considered a type of therapeutic drug
____ is a therapeutic approach that involves borrowing ideas insights and techniques from a variety of sources while tailoring the intervention strategy to the unique needs of the client
which if the following statements regarding the role of a therapist's profession is accurate
there is no reliable association between therapists' professional background and therapeutic efficacy