Quiz 9: Skills to Build the Case File
Q 1Q 1
Inattention, hyperactivity, and impulsivity are characteristics of: A) the medical model B) DSM IV-TR C) ADHD D) depression
Q 2Q 2
Which of the following is not a limitation to the diagnostic procedure? A) variety of training and experiences of clinicians B) observations and interpretations C) variability of symptoms D) models of mental illness
Q 3Q 3
The model that suggests behavior results from problems in living and conflicting social values is the: A) antipsychiatric model. B) medical model. C) psychoanalytic model. D) social stress model.
Q 4Q 4
One purpose of theories of mental illness is to: A) provide a framework for understanding the nature of mental illness. B) provide a foundations for the diagnoses in the DSM IV-TR. C) increase the accuracy of diagnoses. D) become a springboard for the discussion of cultural implications of mental illness.
Q 5Q 5
Each year the National Institute of Mental Health publishes the number of mentally ill Americans.