Final Practice Test Chapter 11 & 12

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Reality therapy is best categorized as: (11)
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a form of cognitive behavior therapy.
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WDEP stands for: (11)
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wants, doing, self-evaluation, planning.
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A reality therapist would most likely respond to a client’s complaint of melancholy, sad mood by saying: (11)
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“Sounds like you’re depressing”.
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Wubboding believes all of the following encourage the client’s involvement in therapy except for: (11)
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allowing the client to focus on symptoms.
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In reality therapy, the counseling environment is: (11)
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characterized by a therapeutic climate that establishes the foundation for implementing procedures.
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Which of the following is NOT a function of the reality therapist? (11)
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focusing on areas in the client’s life that need improvement so that he or she can achieve “success identity”.
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Reality therapy is based on which of the following orientations to understanding human behavior? (11)
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existential-phenomenological.
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What do reality therapists believe about the use of questions? (11)
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Relevant questions help clients gain insights and arrive at plans and solutions.
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A reality therapist will primarily focus on: (11)
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present behavior.
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When reality therapists explore a client’s past, they tend to focus on: (11)
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past successes.
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In reality therapy, the purpose of developing an action plan is: (11)
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to arrange for successful experience.
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In reality therapy, when a client fails to carry out their plans, the therapist will: (11)
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challenge the client to accept the reasonable consequence of his or her behavior.
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Reality therapy rests on the central idea that: (11)
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we choose our behavior and are responsible for what we do, think, and feel.
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The core of reality therapy consists of: (11)
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teaching clients to take effective control of their own lives.
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A limitation of this approach as it applies to multicultural counseling is: (11)
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oppressed client may have little choice over their circumstances.
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All of the following are procedures that are commonly used in reality therapy except: (11)
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exploring early recollections.
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Which of the following procedures would a reality therapist be least likely to employ? (11)
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asking a client to emotionally re-experience a childhood experience.
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In a reality therapy group, the leader: (11)
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may encounter resistance from members when providing suggestions for how clients can best get what they want.
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In working with Japanese clients, a reality therapist might do which of the following when asking clients to make plans and commit to them? (11)
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The therapist might be likely to accept “I’ll try” as a firm commitment.
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Which of the following feminist principles recognizes the importance of working against oppression and discrimination on the basis of race, class, culture, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, age, and disability? (12)
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All types of oppression are recognized.
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Which of the following feminist principles implies that what has been typically viewed as individual clients’ personal problems are really socially and politically caused? (12)
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The person is political.
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Although feminist therapy shares many of the premises of person-centered therapy, feminist therapy does not agree with the notion that: (12)
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the therapeutic relationship is, in and of itself, sufficient to produce change.
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Of the following, which intervention would a feminist therapist probably consider most essential? (12)
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social action.
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The preferred alternative to traditional diagnosis and assessment of feminist therapists is: (12)
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gender role analysis.
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Which of the following interventions involves a shift from “blaming the victim” to consideration of social factors in the environment that contribute to a client’s problem? (12)
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reframing.
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All of the following strategies are unique to feminist therapy except for: (12)
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cognitive restructuring.
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Of the following, which is NOT an assumption shared by the cognitive behavioral and feminist therapy approaches? (12)
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assuming that the therapeutic relationship alone is necessary and sufficient to bring about change.
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Who is most noted for her contributions to the development of feminist therapy? (12)
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Laura Brown.
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Of the following, which is one of the major contributions that feminists have made to the field of counseling? (12)
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paving the way for gender-sensitive practice.
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The constructs of feminist theory, in contrast to traditional theories, include all of the following except for which characteristic? (12)
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intrapsychic orientation.
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The relational-cultural theory emphasizes the vital role: (12)
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that relationships and connectedness with others play in the lives of women.
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Which of the following principles of feminist psychology is most aimed at advancing a transformation in society? (12)
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Commitment to social change.
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A limit of the feminist approach from a diversity perspective is: (12)
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the tendency to impose upon a client personal values that may not be consistent with the client’s cultural framework.

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