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1

What statement is true of the relationship between obsessive-compulsive aniexty disorder and obsessive personality disorder?

Researchers have not found a specific link between the two disorders

2

Under what circumstance is a person least likely to eat nutritional food only?

Depression

3

What is not one of the broad categories of a autism spectrum?

Delinquent-type behaviors

4

Children who argue repeatedly with adults, lose their temper, ignore rules and requests, and blame others for their mistakes and problems might be diagnosed with what?

Oppositional defiant disorder

5

What treatment is of little help to people suffering from paranoid personality disorder?

Drug therapy

6

How many super traits describe the Basis of personality?

5

7

What is not a characteristic in a person with Bulimia nervousa?

Rarely thinking about food

8

What is the most common method of suicide used by two thirds of the male population?

Guns

9

Repeated involuntary bed wetting of ones clothes is known as what?

Enuresis

10

What is the effect of vommitimg after every binge?

The individual loses about half of the calories consumed during the binge

11

People who experience mixed feelings about their desire to kill themselves are known as what?

Death darers

12

What two treatment modalities are most commonly applied to ADHD?

Drug therapy and behavioral therapy

13

The cluster of dramatic personality disorders includes what personality disorders?

Antisocial, borderline, histrionic, narcissistic

14

What is the name of the area in the brain that reduces hunger when activated?

Lateral hypothalamus

15

People with one of the odd clusters of personality disorders often qualify for an Additional diagnosis of what?

Schizophrenia

16

What Is a new kind of eating disorder found exclusively in men?

Muscle dysmorphobia

17

What people group receives the least trust from society ?

Congress members

18

What time after incarceration are inmates at the highest risk of suicide?

Within 2-14days

19

Research has found that individuals with anti social personality disorder often seem to experience less ------- than other people a key ingredient to learning

Reflection

20

What neuro transmitter may be associated with an eating disorder?

Seratonin

21

What type of medications has been helpful in reducing binges and vommiting in victims of bulimia nervousa ?

Anti depressants

22

What treatment for conduct disorder involves group therapy where children might work with others who have similar problems?

The anger coping and coping power program

23

Among the top ten cusses of death in the United States, suicide ranks what?

Tenth

24

The odd cluster of personality disorders consists of what 3 personality disorders?

Paranoid, schizoid, schizotypal

25

What are used to help people with bulimia nervosa recognize and change their maldaptive attitudes towards food,eating and shape?

Cognitive techniques

26

What type of personality disorder displays a range of interpersonal problems marked by extreme discomfort in close relationships, odd patterns of thinking and perceiving, and behavior eccentricities?

Schizotypal

27

In 2001 physician-assisted suicide euthanasia was approved by law where?

The United States

28

What is not a quality/skill that may shift in a sufferer of borderline personality disorder?

Goals and aspirations

29

What is not a common biological factor to people with schizophrenia and people with schizotypal disorder?

Reduced activity of seratonin

30

Enduring and predictable behavioral consistencies are often called what?

Personality traits