A-AS Level (CIE) Psychology: Specimen Questions with Answers 26 - 28 of 299

Question 26


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List out the characteristics of effective therapists (Marks 4)


Characteristics of efficient therapists are

  • They have an identity
  • Open to change

  • Make choices that are life oriented

  • Authentic, sincere and honest

  • Passionate

  • Able to maintain healthy boundaries

  • Possess effective interpersonal skills

  • Make mistakes and are willing to admit them

  • Appreciate the influence of culture

  • Deeply involved in their work and derive meaning from it

Characteristics of Efficient Therapists

Question 27


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As you look at the outside of the cerebrum, the cerebral cortex looks something like a rumpled piece of cloth with many ridges and valleys. How do you call the ridges and valleys in biological terms? (Marks 2)


Ridges are called as Gyrus and Valleys are called as Sulcus

The Gyrus and Valleys

Question 28


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Define Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (Marks 2)


A type of prion disease which is caused by abnormal proteins (prions) , Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease is believed to affect only one in every million individuals.

Define Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease