Regarding mental health problems in the U.S.and Canada, which of the following statements is FALSE?
A)Anxiety disorders are often accompanied by depression and/or substance abuse.
B)Mental disorders are the leading cause of disability for Americans and Canadians aged 15 to 44.
C)In 2002, it was reported that approximately 15,000 Americans had committed suicide that year.
D)Over 20 million Americans suffer from mood disorders in any given year.
The term _____ refers to the scientific study of the origins, symptoms, and development of mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders and to the disorders, themselves.
The term psychopathology might refer to which of the following?
A)the scientific study of psychological disorders
B)behavior patterns that make people unhappy and impair personal growth
C)mental disorders such as depression and schizophrenia
D)all of these
Regarding the use of subjective discomfort as evidence of psychopathology, which of the following statements is/are TRUE?
A)Psychopathology does not always cause personal anguish.
B)A lack of subjective discomfort may reveal psychopathology.
C)Subjective discomfort explains most instances in which people voluntarily seek professional help.
D)All of these are true.