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S02 Introduction To Psychology II Exam 8 Answers (Ashworth College)

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Which of the following would likely be the most useful in reducing a patient’s agitation, delusions, and hallucinations? A. Antipsychotic drug B. Tranquilizer C. Lithium carbonate D. Antidepressant Question 6 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points A recent survey (discussed in your text) found that the majority of the psychotherapists surveyed listed this therapist as the most influential on their practice. A. Sigmund Freud B. Abraham Maslow C. B. F. Skinner D. Carl Rogers Question 7 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points A person may have short-term success with antipsychotic or antidepressant drugs, but at least half of patients stop taking them, often because of the _______of the medication. A. foul taste B. unpleasant side effects C. unproven effectiveness D. societal stigma Question 8 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points According to the latest research related to Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD) techniques, which of the following statements is correct? A. Without intervention, a traumatic experience almost always causes long-term psychological damage. B. Venting negative emotions is cathartic and beneficial. C. CISD reduces recovery time for almost all individuals. D. Stress debriefing often increases a person’s anxiety following a trauma. Question 9 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which method of treating a client with a phobia of spiders would be the most intense, if not terrifying, for the client? A. Flooding B. Graduated exposure C. Systematic desensitization D. Counterconditioning Question 10 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which treatment is least likely to be used today? A. Drug therapy B. Prefrontal lobotomy C. ECT D. Behavior therapy Question 11 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Patrick is a bright student, but he procrastinates. He puts off writing term papers and gets incomplete grades, which eventually become F’s. Patrick’s _______ therapist helps him realize that he has the power to choose his own destiny and must assume responsibility for his life predicaments. The therapist helps him think about his procrastination and his life goals. A. psychodynamic B. behavior C. cognitive D. existential Question 12 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Maureen is in therapy because she is very frightened of her father and feels tongue-tied around him. After a few months, she begins to feel frightened of her therapist also. According to Freud, this would be an example of:

A. object relations. B. counterconditioning. C. transference. D. an existential crisis. Question 13 of 20 0.0/ 5.0 Points Some cognitive-behavioral therapists have begun to question the goal of changing a client’s self-defeating thoughts. They argue that it’s difficult, if not impossible, to get rid of unwanted thoughts and feelings, especially when people have been rehearsing them for years. This idea was inspired, at least in part, by A. the writings of Sigmund Freud. B. the modernist philosophers. C. the post-modernist philosophers. D. Eastern philosophies. Question 14 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Isaac is a bright student but he procrastinates. He puts off writing term papers and gets incomplete grades which eventually become F’s. Isaac’s _______ therapist assumes that Isaac’s procrastination masks his low self-regard, and that he is out of touch with his real feelings. A. psychodynamic B. behavior C. cognitive D. humanist Question 15 of 20 0.0/ 5.0 Points A family therapist would be most likely to agree that A. family members need to be taught to provide one another with unconditional positive regard. B. efforts to isolate and treat one member of a family, without the other family members, are doomed. (this was my original answer but I chose another one so it possible can be right) C. behavioral records and skills training are necessary tools to heal the wounded member of a family. D. problems in a family can usually be traced to a single, troubled individual. Question 16 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Many people respond positively to a new drug just because of the enthusiasm surrounding it and their own expectations that the drug will make them feel better. This phenomenon is called the A. placebo effect. B. novelty bias. C. therapeutic window. D. publication bias. Question 17 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points _______ maintains that a client’s problems develop in the context of family, are sustained by family interactions, and that any change made by the client will affect all the family members. A. Salvador Minuchin B. Carl Rogers C. Carl Jung D. Sigmund Freud Question 18 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points A therapist is interested in interpreting dreams and in having clients relate stories about their childhoods. This person is most likely to be a A. client-centered therapist. B. psychodynamic therapist. C. cognitive therapist. D. behavior therapist. Question 19 of 20