Which of the following characteristics of abnormal behavior are defined by behaviors that cause personal distress or distress to others?
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Which of the following was NOT a type of phobia identified in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM)?
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Mental disorders can be caused by which of the following factors?
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Free association and dream analysis were techniques traditionally used in which of the following types of psychotherapy?
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The type of psychotherapy that focuses on teaching clients to unlearn abnormal ways of behaving and replace them with more adaptive ways is called
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When people become less aware of their own behavior and less concerned with what others think of their behavior, it is best defined as
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A technique of compliance where agreeing to a small request makes a person more likely to agree to a larger and more desirable request is called the
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Making inaccurate generalizations about people of various social groups simply based on observable traits best defines
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Which of the following figures would suggest that a freudian slip might occur to reflect unconscious wishes?
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Empathy and genuineness are key elements of this type of therapeutic approach.
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This type of psychotherapy incorporates the techniques of systematic desensitization and/or flooding as part of it’s therapeutic methodology.
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An individual that easily takes advantage of others, shows no guilt or remorse and deviates from social norms is most likely to be classified as having which of the following disorders?
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According to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM), a Schizoid Personality Disorder is categorized into which of the following clusters?
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This disorder is characterized by difficulty discarding possessions, cluttered living environment and impairment in functioning.
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The use of psychoactive medications such as antidepressants fall under which of the following types of therapy?
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When a client receives encouragement and advice from other clients in an intimate and controlled environment, they are most likely engaging in this form of psychotherapy.
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Yielding to group pressure even when no direct request to comply has been made best defines which of the following social psychology terms?
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This is a type of biological therapy that uses electrical currents to induce seizures that help alleviate certain mental disorders such as depression.
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Which of the following is most likely to contribute to bystander apathy?
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According to research, the major life event that is the highest cause of stress for most people is
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When a stressor is first perceived and identified, we tend to experience which of the following stages?
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The experiments conducted by Milgram at Yale University in the 1960’s demonstrated the power of
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Social skills and assertiveness training are techniques that are traditionally used in which of the following types of psychotherapy?
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Depersonalization is classified as a/an _________________ disorder in the DSM.
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An individual who feels compelled to repeat some behavior in a ritualistic manner is most likely to be diagnosed with which of the following anxiety disorders?
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Feelings of hopelessness, suicidal thoughts and problems sleeping are most likely to be characteristic of someone suffering from
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A typical task that would be used in social skills training is
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The field of social psychology is most concerned with the study of
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The more bystanders that are present during an emergency
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In a series of experiments, Asch asked college students to make judgments about the length of lines, but were told to give an incorrect judgment in front of research subjects. This caused the naive research participants to do the same. These experiments support the phenomena of
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The most significant criticism related to the Milgram experiments at Yale University in the 1960’s had to do with the
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Agoraphobia refers to the fear of
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John has periods of endless energy and euphoria, followed by periods of extreme sadness. This pattern best describes which of the following disorders?
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Delusions and hallucinations are most likely to accompany which of the following disorders?
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Which of the following stress management techniques would be considered most beneficial?
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The disorder that most likely to be characterized by stress, upsetting memories and realistic flashbacks is labeled as
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Which of the following was NOT identified as an ethical guideline for conducting psychotherapy?
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What increases the likelihood of discrimination?
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If a therapist discovers a problem in a patient that they are not qualified to treat, they shoul