Anxiety And Obsessive–compulsive Disorders

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Question 1
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 Which of the following is NOT true of anxiety disorders?

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A

While prevalent in adults, they are relatively rare in children.

B

There are several different types of anxiety disorders.

C

Anxiety disorders can be persistent across the lifespan.

D

Anxiety disorders often occur with other disorders.

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Question 2
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 The ____ mobilizes the body for action in a fight/flight situation.

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A

central nervous system

B

peripheral nervous system

C

sympathetic nervous system

D

parasympathetic nervous system

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Question 3
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 When activated, the sympathetic nervous system causes the release of ____ from glands on the kidney.

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A

insulin

B

adrenaline

C

growth hormone

D

testosterone

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Question 4
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 ____ is an immediate alarm reaction to current danger or life-threatening emergencies.

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A

Anxiety

B

Panic

C

Fear

D

Worry

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Question 5
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 ____ is characterized by feelings of apprehension and lack of control over upcoming events that might be threatening.

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A

Anxiety

B

Panic

C

Fear

D

Worry

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Question 6
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 ____ is a group of physical symptoms of the fight/flight response that unexpectedly occur in the absence of any obvious threat or danger.

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A
Anxiety
B
Panic
C
Fear
D
Worry
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Question 7
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 ____ fears increase with age.

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A
Social
B
School-related
C
Nighttime
D
Parental separation
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Question 8
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 The fear of death is common among children aged ____ .

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A
1 to 2
B
4 to 5
C
6 to 8
D
8 to 11
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Question 9
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 The fear of separation from parent(s) is common among children aged ____ .

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A
1 to 5
B
3 to 6
C
6 to 9
D
8 to 11
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Question 10
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 Behavioral symptoms of anxiety include ____ .

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A
fatigue
B
blurred vision
C
thoughts of inadequacy
D
fidgeting
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Question 11
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 Ritualistic behavior is ____ in young children.

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A
nonexistent
B
uncommon
C
common
D
difficult to observe
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Question 12
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 Anxiety disorders in the DSM-5 are divided into categories that reflect ____ .

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A
primary dimensions of anxiety (biological/cognitive/behavioral)
B
varieties of reaction and avoidance
C
the response to treatment (good/poor)
D
typical age of onset
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Question 13
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 When would an absence of separation anxiety suggest an insecure attachment?

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A
at 2 months of age
B
at 7 months of age
C
at 10 years of age
D
never
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Question 14
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 One of the most common anxiety disorders of childhood is ____ .

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A
obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
B
panic disorder
C
generalized anxiety disorder
D
separation anxiety disorder (SAD)
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Question 15
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 The anxiety disorder with the earliest age of onset is ____ .

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A
obsessive-compulsive disorder
B
panic disorder
C
generalized anxiety disorder
D
separation anxiety disorder
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Question 16
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 The average age of onset for separation anxiety disorder is ____ .

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A
2 to 3 years of age
B
4 to 6 years of age
C
7 to 8 years of age
D
9 to 10 years of age
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Question 17
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 Excessive and unreasonable fears usually peak around _____________ .

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A
pre-K
B
kindergarten
C
second grade
D
fourth grade
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Question 18
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 Which of the following is LEAST likely to lead to school refusal?

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A
Difficulty with academics
B
Separation anxiety disorder
C
Fear of being teased or bullied
D
Fear of being socially evaluated
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Question 19
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 Which of the following is NOT a DSM diagnosis?

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A
Separation anxiety disorder
B
Obsessive-compulsive disorder
C
Panic disorder
D
Test anxiety disorder
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Question 20
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 For many children, fear of school is really a fear of what?

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A
Having a difficult time socializing
B
Being afraid of the teacher
C
Worrying about test taking
D
Leaving your parents
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