(1 pts.) A typical behavioral cycle among exhibitionists includes the following stages:
A) insult, depression, restoration of self-esteem by exposing, shame.
B) exposing, shame, depression.
C) substance abuse, exposing, shame, depression.
D) substance abuse, shame, restoration of self-esteem by exposing.
(1 pts.) Joe is a rapist who goes out drinking before committing a rape. His drinking is a means of
A) lowering his inhibitions.
B) blocking painful memories.
C) breaking his regular response cycle.
D) engaging in preparatory behaviors.
(1 pts.) In contrast to desire disorders, _____ disorders involve people who want to engage in sex but cannot.
(1 pts.) Dr. Carson says that much of what we refer to as deviant sexuality involves elements of
C) power, aggression, and domination.
D) immature development.
(1 pts.) On a regular basis, Anthony is unable to satisfactorily participate in sexual activities and has lost the ability and the desire to have sex. This is considered
A) an arousal problem.
B) an orgasmic dysfunction.
C) a sexual performance problem.
D) a sexual dysfunction.
(1 pts.) Hypomania is
A) a mild form of mania.
B) a severe form of mania with psychotic features.
C) a severe form of mania without psychotic features
D) mania-making depression.
(1 pts.) The risk of suicide is greatest in which of the following?
A) a mild depression
B) a manic phase of bipolar disorder
C) a stuporous depression
D) a severe depression
(1 pts.) In the case of the mood disorders, therapists can expect to be consulted by
A) men and women in equal numbers.
B) more men than women.
C) more women than men.
D) more men with depression and more women with bipolar disorder.
(1 pts.) Cognitive therapy is
A) a long-term treatment focusing on distortions in thinking
B) a long-term treatment focusing on depressive feelings
C) a short-term treatment focusing on distortions in thinking
D) a short-term treatment focusing on depressive feelings.
(1 pts.) Severe depression may be expressed in
A) psychomotor retardation.
B) impaired functioning
D) all of the above.
(1 pts.) Unipolar depression can look like
A) a mild depression.
C) bipolar disorder in the manic phase.
D) bipolar disorder in the depressive phase.
(1 pts.) A person who needs little sleep, experiences delusions, and blindly does things that could harm himself or other people is likely suffering from
B) a psychotic depression.
D) depressive stupor.
(1 pts.) Which of the following are characteristic of schizophrenia?
A) unusual thoughts
B) unusual perceptions
C) disorganized thoughts and speech
D) all of the above
(1 pts.) Dr. Shulman suggests that some of the seemingly bizarre behavior among the homeless may be due to
A) the high incidence of schizophrenia among the homeless ,
B) the high incidence of multiple personalities among the homeless
C) the effects of being homeless
D) drug and /or alcohol abuse
(1 pts.) Janine’s belief that others condemn and ridicule her is an example of a(n)
A) auditory hallucination
B) visual hallucination
C) disorganization of speech
(1 pts.) Denise Ford’s research on the families of people with schizophrenia suggests that development of the disorder
A) alters the communication and mood patterns in the family
B) is the result of a schizophrenogenic mother
C) is the result of a schizophrenogenic father
D) is the result of genetic predisposition to the disorder