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Domestic Violence Spousal Abuse

1.  Sexual abuse within a relationship can includes what.
A) coercion
B) rape
C) sexual exploitation
D) All of the Above
2.  Preventing someone from engaging in spiritual or religious practices is what kind of abuse.
A) emotional abuse
B) spiritual abuse
C) physical neglect
D) sexual abuse
3.  Social and cultural theories attribute the problem to social structure and cultural norms and values that endorse the use of violence by perpetrators.
A) True
B) False
4.  Which theory views domestic violence as a form of social learning.
A) attachment
B) psychodynamic
C) cognitive behavioral
5.  The feminist perspective has influenced most batterer intervention programs.
A) True
B) False
6.  Central to the perspective is a gender analysis of power, which holds that domestic violence mirrors the patriarchal organization of society.
A) True
B) False
7.  Couples counseling, an intervention based on family systems theory, is controversial because of its failure to assign blame for the abuse to the perpetrator.
A) True
B) False
8.  Psychological theories attribute domestic violence to personality disorders and the biological disposition or attachment disorders.
A) True
B) False
9.  Psychodynamic approaches target the underlying psychological cause of the violence.
A) True
B) False
10.  The cognitive behavioral approach focuses on the conscious rather than the unconscious to help batterers function better.
A) True
B) False
11.  Critics claim the feminist perspective overemphasizes sociocultural factors to the exclusion of traits in the individual, such as growing up abused.
A) True
B) False
12.  According to the cycle of violence at what stage does the tension build.
A) Phase 1
B) Phase 2
C) Phase 3
D) Phase 4
13.  Which phase of the cycle of violence is the most violent.
A) Phase 1
B) Phase 2
C) Phase 3
D) Phase 4
14.  Which of the following are common characteristics of a batterer.
A) intense dependent relationships with their victims
B) low self esteem
C) poor impulse control or explosive tempers
D) All of the Above
15.  The goal of treatment is to make the victim and perpetrator recognize that Domestic violence is unacceptable behavior.
A) True
B) False
16.  Core components of treatment programs generally include.
A) communication training
B) direct education about violence
C) anger management
D) All of the Above
17.  The primary intervention strategy for spousal and partner abuse is to.
A) separate the family
B) take a complete history
C) insure the safety of the victim and children
18.  Most domestic violence offenders are involuntary, court mandated clients who are not self motivated to receive treatment.
A) True
B) False
19.  Practitioners who work with court mandated offenders are familiar with what behavior.
A) insightful clients
B) defensiveness
C) zero percent drop out rate
D) commitment to change
20.  Women and Children constitute what percent of all legal immigrants.
A) one third
B) two thirds
C) three quarters
21.  In addition to violence, battered immigrants may experience what.
A) isolation
B) language barriers
C) cultural issues
D) All of the Above
22.  What number of victims who suffered violence by an intimate reported that alcohol had been a factor.
A) one third
B) two thirds
C) one quarter
D) one half
23.  About one in five child murders are committed by.
A) a family member
B) a friend
C) an acquaintance
24.  Children of abused moms have more.
A) internalizing problems
B) externalizing problems
C) behavior problems
D) All of the Above
25.  The risk of losing their children is greater for.
A) lesbian and gay couples
B) single women
C) single men
D) heterosexual couples
26.  In same sex relationships violence can be what.
A) physical
B) sexual
C) emotional and psychological
D) All of the Above
27.  Children from violent homes often feel responsible for everything bad that happens to themselves or to their parents.
A) True
B) False

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