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1 .
What is the psychological phenomenon characterized by emotional exhaustion, depersonalization, and a diminished sense of personal accomplishment related to one’s work?
  1. Burnout
  2. Compassion fatigue
  3. Depression
  4. Trauma
2 .
How has the COVID-19 pandemic influenced psychiatric nursing and mental health care?
  1. increased demand for psychiatric nursing services and reduced stress among psychiatric nurses
  2. decreased access to mental health care while elevating the importance of self-care for psychiatric nurses
  3. improved mental health-care outcomes in psychiatric nursing and reduced nursing burnout rates
  4. no impact on either psychiatric nursing or mental health-care practices
3 .
What is a possible indicator of human trafficking?
  1. high levels of education and employment stability
  2. migrant workers with legal work visas
  3. individuals unable to leave their workplace or living situation
  4. active involvement in community organizations and social groups
4 .
What should a nurse do when faced with a suspected case of human trafficking?
  1. discreetly ignore the situation to avoid complications
  2. notify local law enforcement immediately
  3. question the suspected victim aggressively to gather more information
  4. offer the victim a job referral to improve their situation
5 .
What is a common symptom of post-traumatic stress disorder?
  1. increased ability to relax and sleep soundly
  2. persistent avoidance of reminders of the traumatic event
  3. enhanced sense of safety and reduced vigilance
  4. improved social interactions and relationships
6 .
What term refers to the inability to employ personal strategies to manage psychological distress?
  1. burnout
  2. compassion fatigue
  3. ineffective coping
  4. exhaustion
7 .
What term can encompass various nonheteronormative sexual orientations and gender identities?
  1. bisexual
  2. heterosexual
  3. cisgender
  4. queer
8 .
What is a crucial aspect of nursing care for LGBTQIA+ mental health clients to promote a supportive and inclusive environment?
  1. Avoid discussing the client’s gender identity or sexual orientation to prevent discomfort.
  2. Use heteronormative language and assumptions to ensure a sense of familiarity.
  3. Provide a safe space for open and nonjudgmental communication about gender identity and sexual orientation.
  4. Avoid addressing mental health concerns related to gender identity or sexual orientation.
9 .
What is a common mental health need among unhoused and displaced persons?
  1. low rates of mental health issues due to the resilience they develop
  2. frequent access to mental health care and support services
  3. elevated rates of depression, anxiety, and trauma-related disorders
  4. exclusively physical health concerns without psychological factors
10 .
What is a significant barrier to mental health care for unhoused individuals with mental health issues?
  1. instability or lack of consistent shelter
  2. strong social support networks and access to community resources
  3. easy access to specialized mental health services and medications
  4. minimal impact of homelessness on their mental health
11 .
What is one of the primary reasons contributing to the ongoing shortage of nursing faculty in academia?
  1. decreased interest among nurses in pursuing teaching careers
  2. sufficient funding and resources for nursing education programs
  3. limited demand for nursing education due to declining student enrollment
  4. the retirement of experienced nursing faculty without an adequate number of replacements
12 .
What is a crucial step in creating a personal future career/service plan for nursing students and/or nurses?
  1. setting short-term goals without considering long-term aspirations
  2. neglecting self-assessment and reflection on personal values and interests
  3. omitting the consideration of opportunities for ongoing professional development
  4. identifying clear career objectives aligned with personal values and long-term goals

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