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FOCUS CE Mailer Correction - Anger Post-test

Monday, June 10, 2019  
Posted by: Jamie Klufts
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FOCUS CE Mailer 2019 Correction

Corrected Post-test for Women & Anger Course


We hope you are enjoying the 2019 FOCUS CE Course Mailer. As you may have noticed, page 28 contains an incorrect post for the "Women, Anger, and Anger Management: Clinical Considerations for Practitioners" course by Julie Catalano, LICSW. We deeply apologize for this error. You can download a PDF of the correct post-test here or print this page and complete the post-test below. Either way, mail the completed post-test to NASW-MA at 11 Beacon St., Suite 510, Boston, MA 02108 as normal. Thank you!



Circle All Correct Answers. Some Questions May Have More Than One Correct Answer.

  1. Circle which parts of the brain, central nervous system and endocrine systems are involved in the “fight or flight” response:
    1.  Neurotransmitters
    2. Adrenaline and Noradrenaline
    3. Amygdala
    4. Prefrontal Cortex
  2.  Which form of anger expression is correlated with better cardiovascular health in women?
    1.  Anger Out
    2. Anger Discuss
    3. Anger In
    4. Indirect Anger Expression
  3.  Only Christianity and Buddhism specifically exhort followers to contain anger.
    1.  True
    2. False
  4.  Racism is not as important an anger trigger as close family members in the lives of Women of Color in the United States.
    1.  True
    2. False
  5.  It is a given that women who are enacting more roles in life (i.e. partner, worker, parent) are angrier.
    1.  True
    2. False
  6.  Which food(s) can worsen irritability and mood swings during times of hormonal change in women of childbearing age?
    1.  Sugar
    2. Caffeine 
    3. Diet Sodas
    4. MSG (monosodium glutamate)
  7.  What is the estimated ratio of women who develop PTSD symptoms?
    1.  One out of 4
    2. One out of 15
    3. One out of 9
    4. One out of 20
  8.  Which country or countries are example(s) of collectivist cultures?
    1.  Ireland
    2. Russia
    3. Peru
    4. South Africa
  9.  According to women’s anger researcher Sandra Thomas, what are the major triggers for anger in women?
    1.  Powerlessness
    2. Irrational Cognitions
    3. Disrespectful Treatment
    4. Lack of Relational Reciprocity
  10.  Women with higher socioeconomic status in a society are freer to express anger (with less threat of consequences) than women of lower socioeconomic status.
    1.  True
    2. False

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