Test Your Mental Illness Knowledge

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Do you know what a mental really is and what the true effects are? Can you recognize the signs and be a part of the cure? The key to helping is understanding!

Created by: The Royal Ottawa
  1. Mental health is defined as:
  2. Mental illness is:
  3. Who is most likely to get a mental illness?
  4. Depression and bipolar disease are collectively known as:
  5. Panic attacks and phobias are collectively known as:
  6. SAD stands for:
  7. Anorexia nervosa and bulimia are mental illnesses - true or false?
  8. Eating disorders are not dangerous - true or false?
  9. Schizophrenia refers to:
  10. Post-traumatic stress disorder is:
  11. Mental illness is caused by:
  12. Violence is often associated with mental illness - true or false?
  13. A phobia is:
  14. The two main types of phobias are:
  15. Eating disorders only affect women:
  16. What is cognitive-behaviour therapy, or CBT?
  17. Clinical depression is:
  18. Postpartum depression is:
  19. "Manic" depression is also known as:
  20. Stigma refers to:
  21. You should never mention suicide to a depressed person - true or false?
  22. There is very limited treatment for mental illness - true or false?
  23. The anxiety disorder involving persistent thoughts, ideas or images and repetitive behaviours is called:

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Quiz topic: Test my Mental Illness Knowledge