Webinar 2 – Answers to the Self-Check Quiz

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Answers to the Trauma-Informed Peer Support Self-Check Quiz…..

Check the answers you provided against the following answer key.

1. According to Kathryn Power, trauma is: (choose all that apply)
  • An external threat that overwhelms a person’s coping resources.
  • A past experience that can never be forgiven or healed.
  • Highly toxic and should immediately be referred to a trauma professional.
  • Rare in the mental health system.
2. Examples of trauma might be (choose all that apply):
  • Violence, abuse, or neglect
  • Physical, emotional, sexual, or institutional mistreatment
  • Child or elder (intergenerational) abuse or mistreatment
  • Accidents or natural disasters
  • Death of a loved one
  • Abandonment
  • Physical illness or disability (self or a loved one)

  • Cultural stigma or oppression (race, religion, gender, age, status, body size)
  • All of the above
3. ACE stands for (choose one answer):
  • Actual Consequences of Experiences
  • Assessment of Causes and Effects
  • Adverse Childhood Experiences
  • Anxiety and Concern Evaluation
4. The percentage of people who receive public mental health services who have been exposed to trauma:
  • 90%
  • 80%
  • 70%
  • 60%
  • 50%
5.  Universal precautions refer to treating everyone, including staff, as if they have experienced trauma.

    • True
    • False
BONUS: Secondary or vicarious trauma is…

  • A natural, potential effect of empathic engagement with a traumatized person
  • Similar to burn out
  • Also known as compassion fatigue
  • All of the above


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