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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. The therapist's intent is to be what to the marriage and to each of the partners in it?
2. The therapists of the 19th-century noticed that there was something deeper going on; here Mesmer and ____ are used as examples
3. In the case of the child with the sore, Erickson took personal responsibility to mimic addressing what that should have been covered by the parents?
(a) His fears of neglect.
(b) His fear of abandonment.
(c) An educational concern.
(d) His sexuality.
4. For some parents the transition from being a parent into _________ actually makes it easier for over involved parents to let go of their own offspring.
(a) None of the answers is correct..
(b) Being a grandparent.
(c) Growing old.
(d) Empty nesters.
5. In some cases in Chapter 8, one or more parents would interfere or remove the patient from therapy once what?
(a) The child was angry.
(b) The child was upset.
(c) Improvements were effected.
(d) No improvements were detected.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where was the man from whom Erickson helped to walk in Chapter 9?
2. Chapter 9 deals with what aspect of life?
3. Erickson restricts himself to the truth, which Haley points out as a means that distinguishes him from those seeking to be _____ rather than those who are forthright and have an interest in the welfare of the client.
4. Erickson at times uses his own what to facilitate the husband's willingness to meet the therapist and to experience some therapy?
5. When the post-partum mother does receive therapy, the reasons for why she is so upset about becoming a mother are discussed and where possible her _____.
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe the case of the schizophrenic daughter Erickson treats for family issues in Chapter 8.
2. What does Haley write of dominance in marriage?
3. What does Haley write regarding post-partum depression in Chapter 6?
4. How does Erickson feel regarding psychiatric medication?
5. What is Erickson's approach to the family "as a group"?
6. Describe the outcome of the example from Chapter 6 in which a child has a sore which festered for 2 years.
7. How do Erickson's methods differ than those of the 19th century?
8. In the ending of the book, why does the Prussian man's wife contact Erickson?
9. Describe the case in Chapter 6 in which the mother is ultimately left out following post-partum depression.
10. How does Erickson use not siding with one family member as a technique?
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