Which of the
following statements is TRUE?
psychologists believe that psychopathology is physiologically based.
behavior may be best understood using a single theoretical framework.
abnormal behaviors requires an integration of models.
factors are the best explanation for disordered behavior.
diathesis-stress model of abnormal behavior assumes that
A) a person who has a genetic predisposition for
a disorder will exhibit the disorder at some point in time.
B) biological and environmental factors interact
to determine the likelihood that a person will exhibit abnormal behavior.
C) a “diathesis” from the environment interacts
with biological influences to produce disordered behavior.
D) stress causes physiological changes that lead
to disruptions in environmental supports.
biopsychosocial perspective, compared with the perspectives of Freud, Jung, and
on early developments as the diathesis.
explains all disorders.
broader than the other models.
the nature of man to be good.
74) Having a
biological predisposition for a disorder means that a person
develop the full syndrome over the life span.
increased vulnerability to developing a disorder.
only develop a partial manifestation of the problem behavior.
a genetic mutation for the disorder.
75) This model of
abnormal behavior acknowledges an interaction between biological,
psychological, and social factors in the development of mental health
A) biological model
B) sociocultural model
C) biopsychosocial model
D) psychological model
76) Mario has just
returned from his third deployment to Iraq. For several months after
returning, he is unable to sleep and has difficulty dealing with flashbacks of
mortar fire over the compound in which he worked. Using a biopsychosocial
model, we might explain his problems as deriving from
stress of deployment alone.
diathesis, as well as the stress of deployment.
lack of social support.