Addictions Daily Question


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1.
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 the Red Cross
       Refer her to a women's shelter
       Refer her to the Salvation Army
 
2.
Screening, intake, orientation, assessment are done:
 
       At the end of treatment
       At the middle of treatment
       At the beginning of treatment
       Prior to the beginning of treatment
 
3.
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
       Modes of defense
       Deflection
       Defense mechanisms
 
4.
The Transactional Analysis therapeutic system places great emphasis on the individual's recognition of the ___________ to avoid intimacy, his rackets, early decisions, life scripts, parental injunctions, stroking, and basic unhealthy psychological positions taken.
 
       Emotional devices created
       Games being played
       Cognitive distortions used
       Emotional reactions displayed
 
5.
King George III encouraged the cultivation of:
 
       Opium (To make Laudanum)
       Hemp (To make Rope)
       Sugar cane (To make Rum)
       Corn (To make Whiskey)
 
6.
During the transition stage of the development of the group, a key issues is:
 
       Apathy and absenteeism
       Anxiety and defensiveness
       Hope and confidence
       Stress and fear
 
7.
Which of these is NOT a psychedelic?
 
       POT
       DMT
       PCP
       STP
 
8.
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:
 
       Clarifying
       Elaborating
       Differentiating
       Resolving
 
9.
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome among Native Americans is what times greater than the Caucasian population?
 
       11 times greater than the Caucasian population
       5 times greater than the Caucasian population
       22 times greater than the Caucasian population
       33 times greater than the Caucasian population
 
10.
Group psychotherapy is a process of _______________ that includes both conscious and unconscious awareness and both the present and the past
 
       Reeducation
       Cognitive restructuring
       Emotional healing
       Psychic healing
 
11.
In the Transactional Analysis therapeutic system and ego state that is supportive and caring is known as:
 
       The Normal Parent
       The Native Parent
       The Nurturing Parent
       The Natural Parent
 
12.
What percentage of Patients Who were admitted to emergency rooms tested positive for Cocaine?
 
       8.4%
       38.4%
       28.4%
       18.4%
 
13.
The Transactional Analysis therapeutic system tends to stress:
 
       Cognitive factors
       Behavioral factors
       Intellectual factors
       Emotional factors
 
14.
In group settings there are three basic leadership styles. These are:
 
       Democratic, Egalitarian and Laissez-faire
       Authoritarian, Democratic, and Laissez-faire
       Dictatorial Democratic, and Laissez-faire
       Authoritarian, Democratic and Egocentric
 
15.
The use of psychoactive drugs has been found throughout human history. What are the earliest people who used psychoactive plants?
 
       Babylonians
       Neanderthals
       American Indians
       Egyptians
 
16.
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 47 year old man with a history of depression who suddenly exhibits bouts of rage
       A 12 year old boy who has been using inhalants
       A 53 year old woman grieving for a longer than normal period for her deceased husband
 
17.
The paying of extremely close attention to both verbal and nonverbal demonstrations of communication without judging or evaluating is:
 
       Attending
       Magnification
       Listening
       Focusing
 
18.
In general, stimulants force:
 
       The release of Serotonin
       The release of Alpha Blockers
       The release of energy chemicals (particularly adrenaline), increase electrical activity in the brain, and artificially stimulate the reward/pleasure center.
       The release of heart damaging enzymes
 
19.
This process describes to the client the nature and goals of the program. The rules governing client conduct and infractions that can lead to disciplinary action or discharge from the program; the hours during which services provided and are available. The costs of the program if the client is a self pay, and, the client' s rights. This is:
 
       Staffing
       Assessment
       Intake
       Orientation
 
20.
In the Gestalt Therapeutic System unexpressed feelings (such as resentment, guilt, anger, grief) dating back to childhood that is now interfering with effective psychological functioning is known as:
 
       Angst
       Neurosis
       Unfinished business
       Ennui
 
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