High School Health (Unit 3: SOCIAL AND MENTAL HEALTH) MENTAL AND EMOTIONAL HEALTH

Individuals with distorted perceptions of reality causing them to feel anxious, frightened, or confused may suffer from:
Schizophrenia

agoraphobia
Fear of open spaces

phobia
Excessive fear of anything

arachnophobia
Fear of spiders

claustrophobia
Fear of closed spaces

Individuals going through dramatic mood shifts in short periods of time may be suffering from:
Manic depression

Which of the following are common symptoms of depression?
1. Sadness
2. Anxiety
3. Disturbance of sleep
4. Decreased energy

The concept of overall health includes a person’s emotions, social skills, and mental state as well as his physical well being.
True

Oftentimes criminals are diagnosed with:
Personality Disorder

It is much more difficult to diagnose a __(1)__ disorder than a __(2)__ one.
1. Mental
2. Physical

Which of the following factors can affect mental health?
1. Physical well-being
2. Chemical imbalance
3. Physical characteristics of the brain
4. Drugs

It is just as important to develop our _______ as it is to develop our bodies.
Minds

Albert Einstein estimated that we only use about ______ of our brains.
2 percent