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ATI Mental Health Proctored Exam 2020 – Kaplan University ATI Mental Health Proctored Exam A nurse is caring for a client who has borderline personality disorder. The client says, "The nurse... on the evening shift is always nice! You are the meanest nurse ever!" The nurse should recognize the client's statement as an example of which of the following defense mechanisms?

A. Regression
B. Splitting
C. Undoing
D. Identification A nurse is assisting with a court-ordered evaluation of a client who has antisocial personality disorder. Which of the following findings should the nurse expect? (Select all that apply)

A. Demonstrates extreme anxiety when placed in a social situation
B. Has difficulty making even simple decisions
C. Attempts to convince other clients to give him their belongings
D. Becomes agitated if his personal area is not neat and orderly
E. Blames others for his past and current problems A charge nurse is preparing a staff education session on personality disorders. Which of the following personality characteristics associated with all of the personality disorders should the charge nurse include in the teaching? (Select all that apply)

A. Difficulty in getting along with other members of a group
B. Belief in the ability to become invisible during times of stress
C. Display of defense mechanisms when routines are changed
D. Claiming to be more important than other persons
E. Difficulty understanding why it is inappropriate to have a personal relationship with staff  A nurse is caring for a client who has early stage Alzheimer's disease and a new prescription for donepezil. The nurse should include which of the following statements when teaching the client about the medication?

A. "You should avoid taking over-the-counter acetaminophen while on donepezil."
B. "You can expect the progression of cognitive decline to slow with donepezil."
C. "You will be screened for underlying kidney disease prior to starting donepezil."
D. "You should stop taking donepezil if you experience nausea or diarrhea." A nurse in a long-term care facility is caring for a client who has major neurocognitive disorder and attempts to wander out of the building. The client states, "I have to get home." Which of the following statements should the nurse make?

A. "You have forgotten that this is your home."
B. "You cannot go outside without a staff member."
C. "Why would you want to leave? Aren't you happy with your care?"
D. "I am your nurse. Let's walk together to your room." A home health nurse is making a visit to a client who has Alzheimer's disease to assess the home for safety. Which of the following suggestions should the nurse make to decrease the client's risk for injury? (Select all that apply)

A. Install childproof door locks.
B. Place rugs over electrical cords.
C. Mark cleaning supplies with colored tape.
D. Place the client's mattress on the floor.
E. Install light fixtures above stairs. A nurse is making a home visit to a client who is in the late stage of Alzheimer's disease. The client's partner, who is the primary caregiver, wishes to discuss concerns about the client's nutrition and the stress of providing care. Which of the following actions should the nurse take?

A. Verify that a current power of attorney document is on file.
B. Instruct the client's partner to offer finger foods to increase oral intake.
C. Provide information on resources for respite care.
D. Schedules the client for placement of an enteral feeding tube. A nurse is performing an admission assessment for a client who has delirium related to an acute UTI. Which of the following findings should the nurse expect? (Select all that apply)

A. History of gradual memory loss
B. Family report of personality changes
C. Hallucinations
D. Unaltered level of consciousness
E. Restlessness A nurse is planning a staff education program on substance use in older adults. Which of the following is appropriate for the nurse to include in the presentation?

A. Older adults require higher doses of a substance to achieve a desired effect.
B. Older adults commonly use rationalization to cope with a substance use disorder.
C. Older adults are at an increased risk for substance use following retirement.
D. Older adults develop substance use to mask manifestations of dementia. A nurse is assessing a client who has alcohol use disorder and is experiencing withdrawal. Which of the following findings should the nurse expect? (Select all that apply)

A. Bradycardia
B. Fine tremors of both hands
C. Hypotension
D. Vomiting
E. Restlessness A nurse is planning care for a client who is experiencing benzodiazepine withdrawal. Which of the following interventions should the nurse identify as the priority?

A. Orient the client frequently to time, place, and person.
B. Offer fluids and nourishing diet as tolerated.
C. Implement seizure precautions.
D. Encourage participation in group therapy sessions. A nurse is caring for a client who has alcohol use disorder. The client is no longer experiencing withdrawal manifestations. Which of the following medications should the nurse anticipate administering to assist the client with maintaining abstinence from alcohol?

A. Chlordiazepoxide
B. Bupropion
C. Disulfiram
D. Carbamazepine A nurse is providing teaching to the family of a client who has a substance use disorder. Which of the following statements by a family member indicate an understanding of the teaching? (Select all that apply)

A. "We need to understand that she is responsible for her disorder."
B. "Eliminating any codependentbehavior will promote her recovery."
C. "She should participate in an Al-Anon group to help her recover."
D. "The primary goal of her treatment is abstinence from substance use."
E. "She needs to discuss her feelings about substance use to help her recover." A nurse is preparing to obtain a nursing history from a client who has a new diagnosis of anorexia nervosa. Which of the following questions should the nurse include in the assessment? (Select all that apply)

A. "What is your relationship like with your family."
B. "Why do you want to lose weight?"
C. "Would you describe your current eating habits?"
D. "At what weight do you believe you will look better?"
E. "Can you discuss your feelings about your appearance?" A nurse is caring for an adolescent client who has anorexia nervosa with rapid weight loss and a current weight of 90 lb. Which of the following statements indicates the client is experiencing the cognitive distortion catastrophizing?

A. "Life isn't worth living if I gain weight."
B. "Don't pretend like you don't know how fat I am."
C. "If I could be skinny, I know I'd be popular."
D. "When I look in the mirror, I see myself as obese." [Show More]

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