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Ch 15 Myers

Ch 15 Myers

The ole of repressed childhood conflicts in personality disorders is most clearly emphasized by the __


Jaydon lacks any recognition that his alcohol abuse and neglect of his family is leading to the destruction of

both family and career. A psychoanalyst would suggest that Jaydon shows signs of a:

Freud suggested that adults with a passive and submissive personality marked by a childlike dependency

 demonstrate signs of:

Bryce often acts so daring and overly confident that few people realize he is actually riddled with

unconscious insecurity and self-doubt. Bryce best illustrates the use of a defense mechanism known as:

In 1921, Hermann Rorschach introduced what has become the most widely used ________ test.

Abraham Maslow suggested that individuals who are open, spontaneous, and not paralyzed by others'

 opinions illustrate:

Humanistic psychology has been most closely associated with an emphasis on the importance of:

Which personality test classifies people in terms of the personality dimensions highlighted by Carl Jung?

One of the Big Five personality factors is:

During a phone call to the Psychic Network, Mark was told that "you often worry about things much more

than you admit, even to your best friends." Mark's amazement at the psychic's apparent understanding of his personality best illustrates:
Sarah's optimism is both a contributor to and a product of her successful career accomplishments. This best


Marcy believes that the outcome of athletic contests depends so much on luck that it hardly pays to put any

            effort into her own athletic training. Her belief most clearly illustrates:

Although she is intelligent and a good athlete, Abigail believes that her low grades in school and losing the

quarter-mile racing record are reflections of her own intellectual and athletic incompetence. Her conclusions best illustrate a pessimistic:

When Vanessa noticed that she was wearing mismatched socks, she overestimated the extent to which

            others would also notice. Her reaction best illustrates:

Displays of self-effacing humility are most characteristic of those who value:

Sigmund Freud emphasized the importance of:

Although Alex has frequently been caught stealing money and other valuables from friends as well as

strangers, he does not feel guilty or remorseful about robbing these people. Alex most clearly demonstrates:

According to Freud, fixation refers to a difficulty in the process of:

Bonnie is afraid to express anger at her overbearing and irritating supervisor at work, so she is critical of her

 children instead. A psychoanalyst would suggest that Bonnie's reaction to her children illustrates:

Children who have witnessed a parent's murder report memories that most clearly challenge Freud's concept


According to Abraham Maslow, people are highly motivated to achieve self-actualization ________ they

            become concerned with their personal safety and __ they become concerned with achieving self-esteem.

Who emphasized the importance of unconditional positive regard in healthy personality development?

Ectomorph is to endomorph as ________ is to ________.

A "lie scale" that assesses the extent to which a person is faking to make a good impression is included in

The temporal stability of personality during adulthood best illustrates the value of the ________ perspective.

Albert Bandura's social-cognitive perspective highlights the importance of:

After experiencing prolonged and seemingly inescapable physical abuse from her husband, Kayla became

increasingly depressed and hopelessly resigned to her suffering. Her reaction best illustrates:
Most college students perceive themselves as less likely than their average classmate to develop drinking

 problems or drop out of school. This best illustrates:

Card players who attribute their wins to their own skill and their losses to bad luck best illustrate:

Defining one's identity in terms of one's extended family or work group is most closely associated with: