Chapter 1 NCLEX

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  1. According to the DSM-5, there is evidence that symptoms and causes of mental illness are influenced by:


    A.cultural and ethnic factors.
    B.birth order.
    C.sexual preference.
    D.occupation and status.
    A.cultural and ethnic factors.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. One characteristic of mental health that allows people to adapt to tragedies, trauma, and loss is:


    A.dependence.
    B.resilience.
    C.pessimism.
    D.altruism.
    B.resilience.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. You are caring for Kiley, a 29-year-old female patient who is being admitted following a suicide attempt. Which of the following illustrates the concept of patient advocacy?


    A. “Kiley, I will take you on a tour of the unit and orient you to the rules.”
    B. “Kiley, can you tell me more about your depression and your suicide attempt?”
    C.“Dr. Raye, I notice you ordered Prozac for Kiley. She has stated to me that she does not want to take Prozac because she had adverse effects when it was previously prescribed.”
    D. “Dr. Raye, during her admissions interview Kiley stated that she has had three other suicide attempts in the past.”
    C. “Dr. Raye, I notice you ordered Prozac for Kiley. She has stated to me that she does not want to take Prozac because she had adverse effects when it was previously prescribed.”
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. You have graduated with your BSN degree and have taken your first job on a psychiatric unit after becoming a licensed Registered Nurse. You are providing teaching to Mason, a newly admitted patient on the psychiatric unit, regarding his daily schedule. Which of the following would not be an appropriate teaching statement?


    A.“You will participate in unit activities and groups daily.”
    B.“You will be given a schedule daily of the groups we would like you to attend.”
    C.“You will attend a psychotherapy group that I lead.”
    D.“You will see your provider daily in a one-to-one session.”
    C. “You will attend a psychotherapy group that I lead.”
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. A nurse who is active in local consumer mental health groups and in local and state mental health associations and who keeps aware of state and national legislation affecting mental illness treatment may positively affect the climate for treatment by:


    A.encouraging laws that would make the involuntary long-term commitment process easier and faster for caregivers of mentally ill persons.
    B.becoming active in politics leading to a potential political career.
    C.reducing the stigma of mental illness and advocating for equality in treatment.
    D. advocating for reduced mental health insurance benefits to discourage abuse of the system by inappropriate psychiatric admissions.
    C.reducing the stigma of mental illness and advocating for equality in treatment.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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