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DSM-5 Changes

Name Change

1. In the DSM-5, the name Gender Identity Disorder will be changed to Gender Dysphoria, while Mental Retardation will become Intellectual Disability (Intellectual Developmental Disorder).

A. True

B. False

2. Each of the following is an accurate statement about substance-induced mental disorder EXCEPT:

A. It is developed in the context of substances of abuse, medications, or toxins

B. It is potentially severe, usually temporary, and sometimes includes persisting CNS syndromes

C. It can involve any of the 10 classes of substances or a variety of other meds used in medical treatment

D. Evidence from history, physical exam, or labs indicates that the onset occurred during or within 3 months of use

Substance Use Disorder

3. The term _____________ refers to underlying CNS changes that occur following repeated substance use such that person develops tolerance and/or withdrawal.

A. Neuroadaptation

B. Sensitization

C. Habituation

D. Dysregulation

Alcohol Withdrawal

4. Early symptoms of alcohol withdrawal include altered mental status, hallucinations, and marked autonomic instability, and seizures are generally seen at the 48-72 hour mark

A. True

B. False

Treatment-Opiate Use Disorder

5. While methadone, naltrexone, and buprenorphine are all used to treat opioid addiction, buprenorphine is recommended for motivated people who do not need high doses.

A. True

B. False

6. Which of the following are NOT likely symptoms of chronic stimulant intoxication?

A. Affective blunting and fatigue

B. Sadness and social withdrawal

C. Disturbances of perception and judgment

D. Hypotension and bradycardia

Treatment – Tobacco Use Disorder

7. In addition to agonist substitution therapy such as nicotine gum/lozenge, transdermal patch or nasal spray, the medications bupropion and varenicline are recommended to treat tobacco abuse.

A. True

B. False


8. STP (2,5-dimethoxy-4-methylamphetamine) and oral MDMA (3,4-methyl-enedioxymethamphetamine) ecstasy are hallucinogens that are generally smoked, snuffed, or ingested intravenously.

A. True

B. False

DSM-5 Gambling Disorder

9. A person is considered to have moderate gambling disorder if he or she exhibits ________ diagnostic characteristics such as being preoccupied with gambling or gambling when feeling distressed within a 12 month period.

A. 8 to 9

B. 6 to 7

C. 4 to 5

D. 2 to 3

10. The eating or feeding disturbance that is manifested by persistent failure to meet appropriate nutritional and/or energy needs associated with significant loss of weight or nutritional deficiency and other characteristics is:

A. Rumination Disorder

B. Pica

C. Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID)

D. Unspecified Feeding or Eating Disorder (UFED)

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