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1

The most widely used means of assement is the _________

Interview

2

Intelligence tests are used in assessment of abnormal behaviour for each of the following except _______

“They can identify genetics differences in intelligence among clients from differing racial and ethnic backgrounds “

3

Self-report personality inventories are also called ________

Objective tests

4

A client at a mental health clinic is given a test in which she is asked to describe a series of ambiguous ink blots. The test she is taking is a _______ test

Projective

5

Projective tests are based upon _________theories.

Psychodynamic

6

The luria Nebraska rest battwry reveals ______________

Patterns of skills that are suggestive of particular sites of brain damage

7

In self monitoring, a period of time proceeding implementation of treatment is called ________

A baseline

8

Andre is asked to keep a diary to record his thoughts and then bring it to his therapy session. This is a technique used in the ________assesment approach.

Cognitive

9

An imaging technique that uses radio waves and a strong magnetic field to create an image of the brain is_______

MRI

10

The dsm system is often criticised for relying too much on the __________ medical model of abnormal behaviour

Medical

11

In the dsm system, disorders are classified on the basis of _________

Clinical features and behaviour patterns

12

Mental health professionals tend to ________ dangerousness in mental health

Over predict

13

The tarasoff ruling places the therapists duty to warn in direct conflict with _______

Principles of confidentiality

14

Since the proclamation of 1982 Canadian _________ there has been increasing recognition across the provinces and territories of the right for competent involuntary patients to refuse treatment

Charter of rights and freedoms

15

A defendant is held unfit to stand trial when he or she meets all of the following except

“Can distinguish between available pleas”

16

Psychiatric commitment is the same as ____ commitment

Civil

17

The insanity defence is _______ used And when it is used it ______ usually successful

Rarely; is not

18

Not guilty by reasons of insanity was changed to not criminally responsible on account of mental disorder to reflect the fact that ___________

A person can be guilty of a crime but not held criminally responsible

19

It was determined that Morgan was not able to understand his charges and he proceedings that were brought against him in a criminal action. He would be considered___________

Incompetent to stand trial

20

People who are places in psychiatric institutions because they show abnormal behaviours and are deemed to be a threat to themselves or others are committed through a process of _____ commitment

Civil