SOWK 431 Quiz 1

SOWK 431 Quiz 1 Liberty University

SOWK 431 Quiz Social Work Assessment to Depressive Disorders

  1. The diagnosis features for ______ include persistent impairment in reciprocal social communication and social interaction, and restricted, repetitive patterns of behaviors, interests, or activities. symptoms are present from early childhood and limit or impair everyday.
  2. The following symptoms fits predominantly with which diagnosis: Markedly diminished interest or pleasure in all, or almost all, activities most of the day, nearly every day.
  3. When is it appropriate for a practitioner to recommend inpatient treatment for depression?
  4. Which of the following mental health care system includes self-help groups and organizations devoted to education, communication, and support?
  5. Which of the following are possible genetic indicators of ADHD?
  6. Heritability for major depression ranges from:
  7. What is the first line intervention for bipolar disorder, given the inability of persons at either end of the mood spectrum to effectively manage their thoughts and behaviors?
  8. The biopsychosocial framework holds a number of advantages for the assessment of mental disorders.
  9. Many people, particularly older adults, do not see depression as a health problem that can be treated but rather as a character weakness or a sign of being “crazy”.
  10. Brain imaging studies indicate that Autism Spectrum Disorder is associated with an enlarged overall brain size.
  11. The lifetime prevalence of bipolar I disorder is equal in men and women although bipolar II disorder is more common in women up to 6%.
  12. Assessing a client’s spirituality is important because it identifies some of the client’s strengths.
  13. What are some of the barriers to getting psychotherapy?
  14. Restrictive, repetitive patterns of behaviors, interests or activities, as manifested by at least two of the following, currently or by history: (1) Stereotyped or repetitive motor movements, use of objects, or speech; (2) Insistence on sameness, inflexible adherence to routines, or ritualized patters of verbal or nonverbal behavior; (3) Highly restricted, fixated interests that are abnormal in intensity or focus; and (4) hyper- or hyperactivity to sensory input or unusual interest in sensory aspects of environment.
  15. Name one of the major critiques to the changes in the DSM V for depressive disorders.
  16. Which of the following mental health care system includes mental hospitals, residential treatment facilities, psychiatric units of general hospitals, and specialized community agencies and programs?
  17. The initial stage of intervention for persons who are depressed is to assess for suicidal risk, which is associated with which of the following factors:
  18. The client’s orientation to time, person, place, and situation; quality of general intellect; memory; ability to think abstractly; and quality of concentration is considered to be a part of:
  19. In studies conducted around effective treatment for depression, CBT performed as well as medication.
  20. ADHD is more frequent in females than in males in the general population, with a ratio of approximately 2:1 in children and 1.6:1 in adults.
  21. Children with ____ behave in a way that purposely annoys and antagonizes others, whereas ____ symptoms are displayed without regard to others.
  22. When completing a MSE the person’s thought is considered:
  23. Which of the following mental health care system is comprised of social welfare, criminal justice, educational, religious, and charitable services?
  24. A mental status exam examines all of the following except…
  25. A part of psychoeducation for parents of children with ADHD includes all the following except:
  26. The biopsychosocial framework holds only one advantage which is the provide theoretical basis for social workers to conceptualize human behavior at several levels.
  27. ADHD does not pose as a risk factor for self-harm and suicidality, including ideation and attempts.
  28. Any classification of mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders is likely to be flawed, because it is difficult for any system to capture the complexity of human life.
  29. Which of the following mental health care system is responsible for regular prenatal care, childhood immunizations, and routine developmental screenings that protect against developmental disorders, such as intellectual disability and for the early determination of others, such as ASD?
  30. A _______ is a process by which a social worker or other human services professional systematical examines the quality of a client’s mental functioning.
  31. What role does psychosocial interventions play in treating someone with bipolar disorder?
  32. Federal law mandates the provision of an Individualized Education Plan (IEP) for all children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
  33. The extent of variance that heritability explains for major depression ranges from?
  34. Why is having a strength’s perspective important when working with mental health disorders?
  35. Low social economic status is associated with the development of a number of mental disorders such as oppositional defiant disorder and conduct disorder, ADHD, anxiety disorders, depression, and schizophrenia.
  36. Of all the disorders that may be experience in one’s lifetime, depression is the most common.
  37. What types of psychotherapies are appropriate and discussed in our text for treating depression?
  38. The following symptom fits with which diagnosis: A distinct period of abnormally and persistently elevated, expansive or irritable mood and abnormally and persistently increased activity or energy, lasting at least 4 consecutive days and present most of the day, nearly every day.
  39. Women with bipolar disorder are more likely then men to have a comorbid disorder, because more of them are diagnosed with PTSD, eating, personality, and sleep disorders.
  40. Medication for Autism Spectrum Disorder assists in changing the core features of the disorder.
  41. A client’s appearance judges all of the following except:
  42. Adolescence is a period of risk for depression because it is the time when people develop formal operational thinking; they can reflect upon causality for events in their lives and assume a future orientation in which they may experience hopelessness about the future.
  43. Which of the following behavior management interventions are recommended for a child diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder?
  44. Catherine is a 38 year old married female with no children. She lives in a rural county and is court- ordered to attend treatment at the outpatient mental health clinic for individual or group anger management services. Two months ago, Catherine was charged with assault after stabbing her husband in the shoulder with a steak knife during an argument at a restaurant. She is also awaiting incarceration as a result of reckless driving without a license. She has been in jail on 5 different occasions for similar incidents. Catherin reports her mood is often irritable, but also “up and down”. Which of the following disorders would you evaluate Catherine for?
  45. When a social worker is unsure of a diagnosis the social worker should give a “provisional” qualifier indicating that the social worker needs more time or information to make a certain diagnosis.
  46. Some of the symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may mimic those with ADHD.
  47. A syndrome characterized by clinically significant disturbance in an individuals cognition, emotion regulation, or behavior that reflects a dysfunction in the psychological, biological, or developmental processes underlying mental function is the definition of:
  48. Why is it important to find out the birth history of your client?
  49. A client comes in your office and is acting depressed through diminished interest and feeling hopelessness. As a social worker always assessing your client you:
  50. Competent use of the DSM V is beneficial for social workers because of the following reasons except:
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