Final Practice Test Chapter 9 & 10

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The main goal of behavior therapy is: (9)
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eliminating maladaptive learning and providing for more effective learning.
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Which anxiety reduction technique involves creating a hierarchy of the client’s fearful experiences? (9)
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systematic desensitization.
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Behavior therapists look to the current environmental events that maintain problem behaviors and help clients produce behavior change by changing environmental events, through a process called: (9)
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functional assessment.
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Phil has been in behavior therapy to address his fear of heights. The treatment will not be considered complete until: (9)
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Phil transfers what he learns in therapy to his everyday life and takes actual steps to confront his fear.
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In terms of ethical accountability, behavior therapy: (9)
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provides a basis for responsible practice.
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Multimodal therapy is a therapeutic approach that is grounded on: (9)
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social learning theory.
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Haley has difficulty turning down dates and consistently allows men to take advantage of her. A behavioral intervention that may help Haley establish appropriate boundaries with others and speak up for herself is: (9)
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assertion training.
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Wolpe’s systematic desensitization is based on the principles of: (9)
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classical conditioning.
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The situation in which behaviors are influenced by the consequences that follow them is: (9)
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operant conditioning. 1
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Skinner’s view of shaping behavior is based on the principal of: (9)
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operant conditioning. 2
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Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) integrates techniques from: (9)
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mindfulness-based stress reduction and cognitive behavior therapy.
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The premise of the exposure-based therapies is that anxiety is reduced through: (9)
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pairing a feared stimulus with a competing, calming response.
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In vivo flooding consists of: (9)
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intense and prolonged exposure to the actual anxiety-producing stimuli.
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The founder of rational emotive behavior therapy is: (10)
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Albert Ellis.
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The correct components of the A-B-C theory of personality are: (10)
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activating event, belief, consequence.
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REBT views emotional disturbances as the result of: (10)
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irrational thinking and behaving.
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REBT contends that people: (10)
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do not need to be accepted and loved.
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The main function of the rational emotive behavior therapist is to: (10)
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challenge clients to reevaluate their ideas and philosophy of life.
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The role of the client in rational emotive behavior therapy is like that of a: (10)
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student or learner.
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A feature of REBT that distinguishes it from other cognitive-behavioral therapies is: (10)
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its systematic exposition of irrational beliefs that result in emotional and behavioral disturbance.
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Which of the following is the correct order of the three phases of Meichenbaum’s stress-inoculation program? (10)
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conceptual-rehearsal-application
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An REBT therapist would contend that anxiety stems from: (10)
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the internal repetition of irrational sentences.
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In REBT, what method is taught to clients to help them challenge irrational beliefs? (10)
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disputational method.
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Which of the following is true about the relationship between a client and a rational emotive behavior therapist? (10)
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It is characterized by full acceptance and tolerance.
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Which of the following REBT techniques helps a client gradually learn to deal with anxiety and challenge basic irrational thinking? (10)
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cognitive homework.
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One of the main ways that Beck’s cognitive therapy differs from Ellis’s REBT is that in Beck’s approach, more so than in Elli’s approach: (10)
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the quality of the therapeutic relationship is basic to the therapy process.
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In Meichenbaum’s cognitive behavioral modification, what is given primary importance? (10)
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inner speech.
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One strength of cognitive behavioral therapy group counseling is that: (10)
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emphasis is placed on symptom prevention.
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Beck’s cognitive therapy has been most widely applied to the treatment of: (10)
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depression.
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The cognitive distortion of making conclusions without supporting and relevant evidence is: (10)
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arbitrary inferences.
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The tendency for individuals to relate external events to themselves, even when there is no basis for making this connection, is known as: (10)
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personalization.

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