Intrusive, Unwanted, Reoccurring Thoughts Are Called _____, While the Ritualized
Intrusive, unwanted, reoccurring thoughts are called _____, while the ritualized behaviors used to temporarily control the thoughts are known as _____.
An obsession is an unwanted _____, while a compulsion is an unwanted _____.
Irrational acts a person feels driven to repeat are called _____.They help control anxiety caused by _____.
C)obsessions; defense mechanisms
D)defense mechanisms; compulsions
Throughout the day, Judy is distracted by the thought that she has left her keys locked in her car.As a result, she checks her purse dozens of times each day to be sure the keys are with her.In this example, Judy's thought about the keys is a(n) _____, and checking her purse is a(n) _____.
A)normal concern; disordered response
C)phobic anxiety; normal response