Addictions Daily Question


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1.
An inpatient medical program is appropriate for treating an alcoholic who:
 
       Has experienced blackouts
       drinks daily and has been fired from his work
       Has experienced Jail because of his drinking
       Has experienced seizures because of his drinking
 
2.
In the Transactional Analysis therapeutic system an ego state that is fault finding and harsh is known as:
 
       Confrontational Parent
       Contentious Parent
       Critical Parent
       Constant Parent
 
3.
Many psycho education groups are based on a _________________ model and use behavioral procedures.
 
       Developmental theory
       Learning theory
       Socio-psychological
       Philosophical theory
 
4.
In Reality Therapy goals are:
 
       The client's responsibility to identify and set goals
       The therapist's responsibility to identify and set goals
       There are no set goals in Reality Therapy
       Goals of therapy are universal to all clients.
 
5.
The purpose of protecting in the context of group counseling is:
 
       To enlighten and warn members of possible risks in group participation and to reduce these risks.
       To enlighten and warn members of possible risks in group participation and to reduce these psychological risks.
       To warn members of possible distractions to the groups effective participation
       To warn members of possible errors in effective group participation and process
 
6.
If in the course of working as an addictions counselor you have a client who has threatened a specific person and the threat seems imminent and serious, ethically you must:
 
       Discharge your duty to dissuade the client from doing anything crazy.
       Discharge your duty to call the authorities.
       Discharge your duty to have the client arrested.
       Discharge your duty to warn.
 
7.
Group psychotherapy is a process of _______________ that includes both conscious and unconscious awareness and both the present and the past
 
       Emotional healing
       Cognitive restructuring
       Psychic healing
       Reeducation
 
8.
This counseling technique is an extension of active listening. The reiteration what a client has just said and repeating them for the client's benefit is called:
 
       Reiterating
       Repeating
       Restating
       Recalling
 
9.
Gestalt therapy can best be characterized as:
 
       A therapeutic system that is insight based
       An experiential therapy
       An introspective therapeutic system
       An therapeutic system that is action based
 
10.
The client has been doing well in TX for about a month. But now he is concerned about his feelings and he has been complaining about aches and pains he did not notice when he was using. The counselor should:
 
       Make a referral for medical attention
       Ignore the complaints and press on with the TX plan goals
       Refer the client to another counselor
       Encourage the client to focus on recovery and not to dwell on his feelings at this early stage of recovery
 
11.
The purpose of initiating is:
 
       To prevent the group from stalling and to keep the pace of the group process moving along.
       To prevent the group from diverting and to keep the pace of the group process moving along.
       To keep the pace of the group process moving along.
       To prevent the group from losing momentum and to keep the pace of the group process moving along.
 
12.
The purpose of confronting a client or a group is to:
 
       To refocus the group on a positive path to inter or self exploration and awareness.
       To establish the authority of the counselor or group facilitator
       To challenge negative behavior of individuals or the group as a whole
       To encourage honest self-investigation; to promote full use of potentials; to bring about awareness of self-contradictions.
 
13.
What addictive substance was most commonly in use in England following 1492?
 
       Opium
       Alcohol
       Coffee (Caffeine)
       Tobacco (Nicotine)
 
14.
You have been working with a client who appears to have a problem sleeping. In the past other clients have demonstrated the same problem, and sought medicines to be able to sleep. Can you pass on your opinion as to how this client can overcome this problem?
 
       No, the issues of sleep problems are not in your area of expertise. This client needs to be referred to a medical doctor.
       No, you might become liable if the client has a serious problem and you offer your advice.
       Yes, but let others client's give him the information during group
       Yes. You can pass on what you have learned.
 
15.
Addicted individuals typically do not:
 
       Love
       Care
       Feel
       Think
 
16.
Neurotransmitters are:
 
       Electrical subsystems
       Synapses
       Brain chemicals
       Biochemicals
 
17.
When drug use is studied on a regional basis the facts show that the majority of drugs are distributed in what area of the country?
 
       Suburban
       Inner City
       Urban
       Rural
 
18.
In the Adlerian therapeutic system the therapists make frequent use of interpretation of the client's lifestyle by:
 
       Identifying a connection between the successes and failures and the client's future striving.
       Identifying a connection between the beliefs expressed, and the beliefs acted out.
       Identifying a connection between the past, the present, and the client's future striving.
       Identifying a connection between the goals set and goals reached
 
19.
What percentage of alcoholics or drug addicts have an underlying mental health problem?
 
       40 to 50%
       65 to 70%
       20 to 30%
       10-15%
 
20.
This counseling technique is the skill of responding to the essence of what a person has communicated.
 
       Being a therapeutic reactionary
       Reflecting feelings
       Dialogue
       Feedback
 
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