This is an MCQ-based quiz for GRE on the topic of Causes & Development of Disorders, Clinical Assessment.
This includes Generalized anxiety disorder, Major depressive disorder, Bipolar disorder , Schizophrenia, Individual processing disorder, Somatoform disorder, Aphasia, and Prosopagnosia.
Prosopagnosia is a disorder which involves the loss of which of the following?
Erika, a 16 year old girl, is struggling with her mood regulation. She often swings from upbeat and happy to sad and in tears within hours. She pleads with her boyfriend not to go home at the end of a date, and often fears that he will leave her. She feels she is not sure what her true personality is, and often acts impulsively, in self-destructive fashion. Erika is most likely to be diagnosed with which of the following?
Borderline personality disorder
Bipolar disorder, type II
Increased melatonin production by the pineal gland and a lack of sunshine can cause which of the following?
The double-bind hypothesis in clinical psychology offers an etiological explanation for which of the following disorders?
Which of the following are considered factors of sensation seeking?
Which of the following theorists developed theories associated with the concept of the cognitive triad of depression?
Gambling addiction and drug addiction have many similar diagnostic criteria. Which of the following is a difference in diagnosing these disorders?
An Adlerian psychotherapist would be uninterested in which of the following?
Which of the following terms is best defined as the inability to recognize faces?
When a person has experienced a life-threatening accident, loss of a loved one, abuse, or a natural disaster they may present with __________.
Posttraumatic stress disorder
Generalized anxiety disorder