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A condition categorised by excitability, optimism, marked hyperactivity and a decreased need for sleep is known as:
 
  a. depression.
  b. neurosis.
  c. hallucination.
  d. mania.



A mental illness that manifests as a constant disabling and unrelenting illness that is extremely challenging for the affected person is categorised as a(n) __________ mental disorder.
 
  a. episodic
  b. temporary
  c. chronic
  d. somatic



The most important aspect of communication with a dying person is to:
 
  a. not mention that they are dying.
  b. not discuss the possible symptoms of the dyingprocess.
 c. be honest with every question.
  d. use humour to deflect the uncomfortable
  questions.



When an individual is challenged to look at their ways of knowing and to consider other possible ways of knowing and thinking it is called:
 
  a. world view.
  b. contested knowledge.
  c. knowledge system.
  d. cultural sensitivity.
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d
The symptoms of mania vary in intensity between
people but most people show an increase in talkativeness
and excitability.

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c
A chronic mental illness is a constant disabling and
unrelenting illness that is extremely challenging for the
affected person and their families to deal with; for example,
a chronic type of schizophrenia or bipolar.

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c
Although it may be difficult for the nurse, it is important to be open and honest with the individual.

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b
Contestation involves challenging or questioning some
thing that is assumed to be given.
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