Trauma Informed Care Post Test

Please complete the following questions. You must score at least an 80% or higher to pass the test. You have unlimited attempts to complete the test.


1. Treatment providers may sometimes feel_____________ to address trauma-related issues pro-actively.
2. Individuals who have experienced trauma are at an elevated risk for all of the following EXCEPT:
3. The past decade has seen a _____________________ focus on the ways in which trauma, psychological distress, quality of life, health mental illness and substance abuse are link.
4. According to Kessler et al (1999), what percentage of men and percentage of women reported experiencing at least one trauma in their lifetime?
5. Trauma-Informed Care (TIC) stresses the importance of addressing the client:
6. Fallot & Harris (2001) indicated that TIC can potentially provide:
7. Two influential studies that set the stage for the development of trauma informed care are:
8. Implementing trauma-informed services can do all of the following EXCEPT:
9. According to the text, people who are received mental health treatment are ________ to have histories of trauma.
10. The text indicates that traumatic stress can:
11. A trauma-informed approach for organizations incorporates all of the following elements EXCEPT:
12. TIC encompasses all of the following EXCEPT:
13. Being trauma aware means that you must assume everyone has a history of trauma.
14. According to the text, the impacts of trauma can extend to:
15. A trauma-informed view views trauma related symptoms and behaviors as:
16. Trauma needs to be view through a ___________________ lens.
17. In regards to trauma, a child may view a news story depicting a traumatic event on television and believe that the trauma is reoccurring.
18. The ________________ model provides a system framework for looking at individuals, families and communities affected by trauma.
19. Client who have histories of trauma may be more likely to view particular treatment procedures as
20. Creating a safety environment within a trauma-informed environment includes all the following EXCEPT:
21. As a trauma informed provider it is pertinent that you helps clients _______ their mental health issues and traumatic experiences.
22. Not every client who has experienced trauma will see the need for trauma specific treatment.
23. Trauma-informed organizations need to reinforce the importance of all of the following EXCEPT:
24. How many tenets does the trauma-informed principle encompass when it addresses collaborative relationships and participation opportunities?
25. The non-authoritarian approach that characterizes TIC views clients as _________ in their own lives and current struggles.
26. Trauma-informed principles and practices generated without input of people affected by trauma are difficult to apply effectively.
27. Incorporating universal routine screenings for trauma provides:
28. According to Exhibit 1.1-2, one of the most significant factors that shape traumatic experiences is:
29. Some populations and cultures are more likely than others to experience a traumatic event or a specific type of trauma.
30. All of the following are potential strength-oriented questions EXCEPT:
31. TIC requires organizational:
32. According to Figley (1995) and the Klinic Community Health Centre (2008), _______ is a normal occupational hazard for mental health professionals?
33. All of the following self-care can help decrease the risk of secondary trauma EXCEPT:
34. The classification of trauma, natural or human-caused, does not have a significant impact on the ways people react to it.
35. Which of the following can significantly influence the duration of traumatic stress reactions?
36. Human-cause traumas are fundamentally different from natural disasters as they are:
37. All of the following are types of trauma, EXCEPT:
38. Survivors of individual trauma are _____________ likely to reveal their traumas.
39. According to the text in providing advice for counselors, strategies that focus on re-experiencing the trauma, retrieving feelings related to the trauma, and bringing past experiences to the forefront can be implemented even if trauma specific treatment planning and services are not available.
40. According to McCaig & Burt, ______ percent of injury related ER cases are people younger than 45 years old.
41. The prevalence of ______________________ among patients at medical trauma centers is very high, making trauma related disorders some of the most common complications.
42. All of following are potential responses of survivors of group trauma EXCEPT:
43. There are __________main groups reviewed in the text that may experiences multiple traumas.
44. Which of the following is NOT an example of trauma that can affect communities and cultures?
45. Traumatic events that are intense enough to influence future generations is called:
46. Whitbeck, Chen, Hoyt & Adams (2004) indicated that due to historical trauma, Native American have experienced a(n):
47. Gone (2009) indicated that which of the following are repercussions for historical trauma for Native Americans?
48. Interpersonal traumas are events that occur between people who were:
49. The text indicates that intimate partners are all the following EXCEPT:
50. Catalano (2012) indicated that _______ percent of intimate partner violence occurs against men while ______ percent are against women
51. According to the text, adverse childhood experiences can include which of the following:
52. Clinicians can create re-traumatizing experiences often without even being aware of it.
53. Counselors can work to minimize retraumatization by:
54. An important clinical issue in understanding the impact of trauma is the:
55. Counselors should strive to ____________ the cultural meaning of trauma.
56. A later trauma for an individual that appears less severe outwardly may have ________ impact upon an individual than an earlier more severe trauma.
57. A co-occurring mental disorder is a significant determinant of whether an individual can successfully address and resolve trauma.
58. Which of the follow characteristics nurture resilience among individuals from diverse groups?
59. According to research, ____ percent of women and ____ percent of men who are homeless exhibit high rates of trauma symptoms
60. Recent research indicates that survivors who chose not to process their trauma are _____ psychologically healthy as those who do.
61. Initial reactions to trauma can include all of the following EXCEPT:
62. According to van der Kolk et al, at what period of age of the occurrence of trauma can impact emotional regulation?
63. Survivors of trauma who report physical complaints are always attempting to express emotional pain.
64. The new area of research as related to trauma based on the cascade of biological changes and stress response is called:
65. In the case illustration, Kimi was experiencing:
66. According to beck and colleagues, trauma can alter all of the following cognitive patterns, EXCEPT:
67. According to Covington (2008) and Najavits (2002b), the counselor should help clients to get grounded so the client can distinguish between what is:
68. Kirmayer (1996) indicated that in _______________ cultures, a sense of alternate beings within oneself may be interpreted as being inhabited by spirits or ancestors.
69. According to the text, a hallmark symptom of trauma is:
70. Hermna (1997) as well as Santa Mina & Gallop (1998) describe self-harm as an attempt to:
71. All of the following are resilient responses EXCEPT:
72. In the case illustration, Marco is exhibiting re-enactment by:
73. According to Noll et all (2003) most people engage in self-harm are not attempting to kill themselves.
74. Individuals who have PTSD or trauma symptoms typically use what substance to self-medicate?
75. Trauma survivors often feel ____________ of their stress reactions which hampers their ability to use their support systems.
76. Hamblen (2001) indicated that children and adolescents who have experienced traumatic experiences may exhibit all of the following EXCEPT:
77. Heaim, Mletzko et al (2008) found that the neuropeptide _______________ was decreased in adult females who were exposed to childhood maltreatment.
78. Subthreshold trauma related symptoms are:
79. Friedman (2006) explains how prolonged-combat ready stance, which can be overprotectiveness and hypervigilance at home, is ____________ in a war zone.
80. Research has indicated that ____________ at the time of trauma is a good predictor of subsequent PTSD.
81. In the case study of Sheila, she experienced _______ for about 2 weeks after the tornado.
82. According to Brewin, Andrews, & Valentine (2000), all of the following make one more susceptible to PTSD EXCEPT:
83. Stamm and Friedman (2000) believe that simply observing PTSD symptoms is the best means for conceptualizing and characterizing PTSD for non-western individuals.
84. Methods for measuring PTSD are _____________.
85. The unique constellation of reactions by multi-trauma survivors is called:
86. All of the following are the most important domains to screen with individuals with a history of trauma EXCEPT:
87. Assessment protocols should use ________ avenue(s) to obtain necessary clinical information.
88. All of the following are reasons providers avoid screening clients for trauma EXCEPET:
89. It is important that screenings address only the internal resources of the client.
90. The text provides _____ strategies to promote safety for counselors to implement with trauma victims.
91. All of the following are strategies for counselors to help prevent re-traumatization for their clients EXCEPT:
92. Staff and agency issues that could result in re-traumatization include:
93. Psychoeducation begins with:
94. Psychoeducation _________________ identification of traumatic stress symptoms, and or learning about the psychological, cognitive, and physical impacts of trauma.
95. Treatment plus peer support can break the cycle of beliefs ha reinforce traumatic stress.
96. People with traumatic stress need to know their symptoms are ______ and that their reactions are common to their experience(s).
97. Trauma survivors need to gain awareness of the ______________ between their histories of trauma and subsequent consequences.
98. Often times, counselors and trauma survivors focus on the negative consequences of trauma and fail to recognize the perseverance that helps them to survive.
99. According to the text all of the following can be negatively impacted by sleep disturbances for trauma victims EXCEPT:
100. The first aspect to focus on in conducting a sleep history assessment is:
101. Which of the following does most traumatic stress sleep disturbance literature focus on?
102. A lack of trust can leave individuals feeling_________________
103. Counselors can__________________________ in order to help build trust with their trauma-surviving clients.
104. Counselors can help a client grieve by doing all the following EXCEPET:
105. According to Green et al (2007) and Najavits (2002b), which of the following are signs of destabilization by a client:
106. One strategy for counselors to implement appropriate pacing and timing is to:
107. Research suggests that all of the following in terms of establishing ties can be vital to the impact trauma may have upon future generations EXCEPT:
108. Ehlers & Clark (2003) indicated that which of the following should be considered in making referrals:
109. All of the following are trauma specific approaches according to Najavits, (2007a), EXCEPT:
110. According to the National Institute of Mental Health (2002), a hierarchy of needs that includes survival, safety, security, food, shelter and health should be established within the first six hours of a traumatic event.
111. The primary helping response of psychological first aid is to provide:
112. Traditional Cognitive Behavioral Therapy focus emphasizes:
113. ______________ was developed for rape survivors and combines exposure therapy with cognitive therapy.
114. In ________________ therapy, clients must have ample time to process their memories and integrate cognition and affect.
115. According to Karlin et al (2010), practitioners of exposure therapy need:
116. When intrusive thoughts, flashbacks, or avoidance are prominent, the first line treatment option is:
117. ________________ was developed for the treatment of PTSD resulting from political or community violence.
118. Stress Inoculation has _______________ overlapping phases
119. The TARGET approach has _________________ steps.
120. _______________ research has examined the effectiveness of family therapy with trauma survivors
121. Mindfulness interventions may help clients to _____during exposure-oriented interventions.
122. Medication can be the sole intervention in treatment trauma-related symptoms.