Addictions Daily Question


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1.
Being a group practitioner demands ______________ to the needs of the members of your group and to the impact your values and techniques can have on them
 
       Awareness
       Service
       Sensitivity
       Concerns
 
2.
A process of establishing knowledge, communication, relationship and harmony between parts of a whole which have been split apart or set in opposition to one another through polarization. This is a goal of the maturation process.
 
       Process
       Internalize
       Assimilate
       Integrate
 
3.
Screening, intake, orientation, assessment are done:
 
       At the end of treatment
       Prior to the beginning of treatment
       At the middle of treatment
       At the beginning of treatment
 
4.
Rational Emotive Therapy's goal is to eliminate any self-defeating practice of living and embrace a __________ and _________ philosophy.
 
       Intellectual and contented
       Rational and tolerant
       Cognitive and assertive
       Emotional and passive
 
5.
Assessment is most often accomplished in the very early stages of a program. Assessment must be considered to be:
 
       ongoing from the time of the initial interview
       determinative at the time of the initial interview
       comprehensive at the time of the initial interview
       conclusive at the time of the initial interview
 
6.
Person-centered therapy was originally developed in the late 1940s as a reaction against:
 
       Adlerian therapy
       Jungian therapy
       Psychoanalytic therapy
       Skinnerian therapy
 
7.
In the Transactional Analysis therapeutic system individuals have the possibilities of __________ and reshaping the individual's own destiny.
 
       Hope
       Choice
       Freedom
       Healing
 
8.
People whose activities focus on obtaining and using mood-altering chemicals. Other activities are sometimes included which serve to rationalize or justify the chemical focus, i.e., parties, holidays, concerts, ball games
 
       Peer centered social groups
       Work centered social group
       Chemical centered social group
       Friendship centered social groups
 
9.
This counseling technique is an extension of active listening. It involves responding to confusing and unclear aspects of a message by focusing on underlying issues and helping the person to identify and sort out conflicting feelings. This is:
 
       Resolving
       Clarifying
       Differentiating
       Elaborating
 
10.
The wife of a man with a history of domestic violence, who uses alcohol, and yells at his kids seeks you out for help as an addictions counselor. The MOST appropriate referral in this case:
 
       Refer him to Anger Management classes
       Refer her to a women's shelter
       Refer her to the Salvation Army
       Refer her to the Red Cross
 
11.
In the Gestalt Therapeutic System the five layers of neurotic ways of avoiding: the phony, the phobic, the impasse, the implosive, and the explosive is known as:
 
       Defensiveness
       Defense mechanisms
       Deflection
       Modes of defense
 
12.
One of the most common pharmacotheraputic intervention programs are
 
       Methadone programs
       Prison treatment programs
       Residential treatment programs
       Inpatient treatment programs
 
13.
At extremely high doses, what are the effects of alcohol?
 
       The excitatory synapses are suppressed, causing drowsiness, then sleep, then coma, and then death.
       Some changes in emotions and behaviors, some impairment of coordination, and impaired reaction time, a reduction of inhibition and judgment.
       The excitatory synapses are effected, causing drowsiness, then sleep, then coma.
       Dramatic changes in emotions and behaviors, impaired coordination, and impaired reaction time, a loss of inhibition and judgment.
 
14.
In Reality Therapy goals are:
 
       The therapist's responsibility to identify and set goals
       Goals of therapy are universal to all clients.
       The client's responsibility to identify and set goals
       There are no set goals in Reality Therapy
 
15.
Attending can be understood as a:
 
       Interpersonal skill
       Listening Skill
       Counseling Skill
       Communication skill
 
16.
The paying of extremely close attention to both verbal and nonverbal demonstrations of communication without judging or evaluating is:
 
       Attending
       Magnification
       Focusing
       Listening
 
17.
What category drug is Psilocybin: ("mushrooms") ?
 
       Stimulant
       Depressant
       Hallucinogen
       Hypnotic
 
18.
Which of these clients most need a referral to a physician?
 
       A 25 year old female who has relapsed using crack cocaine following a miscarriage
       A 53 year old woman grieving for a longer than normal period for her deceased husband
       A 12 year old boy who has been using inhalants
       A 47 year old man with a history of depression who suddenly exhibits bouts of rage
 
19.
According to The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations a treatment plan must be created within:
 
       96 hour from intake
       12 hours from intake
       24 hours from intake
       72 hours from intake
 
20.
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?
 
       Urban
       Suburban
       Rural
       Inner City
 
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