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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. Erickson cites examples of a couple that ceased to have an alcohol problem when they did what on weekends?
(a) Went shopping.
(b) Went to restaurants.
(c) Went camping.
(d) Went driving.
2. Perhaps one case from Chapter 6 did not want to be a mother but had no recourse other than to plead a kind of insanity so that the others would take control from her, or she possibly was mentally ill. What was she labeled with?
(b) Borderline personality disorder.
(c) Bipolar disorder.
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. In one example in Chapter 8, a girl's _______ needed improvement, and she needed to lose a lot of weight.
(a) Body image.
(b) Sense of style.
(c) Social life.
(d) Family life.
5. Knowledge of Erickson's inaccurate perceptions of the husband has been intentionally sent home through whom/what?
(a) The wife.
(b) The children.
(c) The booklets.
(d) The therapist.
Short Answer Questions
1. The first example Haley gives in Chapter 9 involves a man with an intense fear of what?
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.
3. Erickson allowed previous patients to visit him of their own accord, on a _____ level.
4. Haley reports that power struggles about who is _____ in a marriage are quite normal during the early years.
5. Haley observes that there are repercussions throughout the family system (meaning people of the families that led up to this union are affected by the turn of events) when what occurs?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Erickson work to help an elderly man walk in Chapter 9?
2. Describe the case of the 8-year-old terror, which is provided in Chapter 6.
3. What does Erickson focus on with new mothers facing post-partum depression?
4. What does Erickson state regarding seeing only one spouse in a marriage?
5. How does Haley describe Erickson asserting his masculinity as a doctor in Chapter 7?
6. What is stated regarding substance abuse in Chapter 7?
7. In the ending of the book, why does the Prussian man's wife contact Erickson?
8. Describe Haley's point of view in writing this book.
9. One daughter seeks help from Erickson regarding overbearing parents in Chapter 8. Describe this example.
10. According to Erickson, what affects a person's happiness in approaching old age?
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