Uncommon Therapy: The Psychiatric Techniques of Milton H. Erickson, M.D. Test | Final Test - Easy

Jay Haley
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. The use of hypnosis in Chapter 9 is used primarily to do what?
(a) Alleviate pain.
(b) End grief.
(c) Overcome addictions.
(d) Assist childbirth.

2. The parents in Chapter 8 who had dependency issues revisited the therapist when their daughter became ______. They weren't sure how often they should visit.
(a) Paraplegic.
(b) Estranged.
(c) A mother.
(d) A doctor.

3. The first example Haley gives in Chapter 9 involves a man with an intense fear of what?
(a) Friendship.
(b) Heights.
(c) Elevators.
(d) Women.

4. Haley touches on what has come to be referred to as ______ or maternal psychosis. In the most extreme cases, the mother might be hospitalized.
(a) Manic depression.
(b) Schizophrenia.
(c) Bipolar disorder.
(d) Post-partum depression.

5. Haley states in Chapter 8 that great dramas are enacted when the dynamic between the parents has grown ______ in any way on their relationships with the offspring.
(a) Despairing.
(b) Detached.
(c) Dependent.
(d) Despondent.

6. In one case of a wife who dominated her husband in Chapter 7, if a caller on the phone wouldn't announce who they were she would do what?
(a) Scream.
(b) Cry.
(c) Hang up.
(d) Accuse her husband of adultery.

7. The husband who threatens to kill his wife about the gender of their child is of what occupation?
(a) Lawyer.
(b) Doctor.
(c) Laborer.
(d) Banker.

8. The suggestion of Erickson's in Chapter 6 is that he takes what action to protect the over-all wellbeing of the mind of the patient?
(a) Abrasive behavior.
(b) Reverse psychology.
(c) Hypnosis.
(d) Amnesia.

9. Erickson allowed previous patients to visit him of their own accord, on a _____ level.
(a) Medical.
(b) Prescribed.
(c) Social.
(d) Follow-up.

10. A great part of the therapist's role is to supply _______ over one or more people in a temporary manner to facilitate a cure or other effective treatment of a problem.
(a) Physical support.
(b) Needed control.
(c) Emotional support.
(d) Companionship.

11. Erickson claims that when a husband and wife where _____ of each other, it was best to see them together.
(a) Neglectful.
(b) Suspicious.
(c) Loving.
(d) Insecure.

12. Solving problems associated with alcohol, prescription tranquilizer, and illegal drug use are all included in what chapter?
(a) Chapter 7.
(b) Chapter 6.
(c) Chapter 9.
(d) Chapter 2.

13. Chapter 7 deals with issues of what?
(a) Marriage and family dilemmas
(b) Childbirth.
(c) Friendships.
(d) Old age and dying.

14. What is the name of the man whom Erickson treats in Chapter 8 who had lost 80 lbs. in 6 months?
(a) Sean.
(b) Harold.
(c) Steven.
(d) Herbert.

15. Erickson feels that when the circumstances of a patient need to be changed, it is wrong to prevent healthy growth by substituting ______ for good therapy.
(a) Friendly advice.
(b) Family treatment.
(c) Sedatives.
(d) Self-help books.

Short Answer Questions

1. Haley reports that power struggles about who is _____ in a marriage are quite normal during the early years.

2. The case studies in Chapter 6 show that there do not seem to be any __________ of Erickson's use of amnesia.

3. Once Erickson helped the family of the boy with the sore, it cured the boy of his festering sore and the _______ behavior that had accompanied it.

4. The 19th-century method was to treat a patient in what way?

5. In the example of the woman in the car accident in Chapter 8, the therapist was not even able to apply _____ that would actually alleviate the young woman's chronic pain.

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