# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Mental Health Assisting Careers Task 144308010

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Identify major types of psychotic disorders.


Identification should include
  • descriptions of major psychotic disorders
  • signs and symptoms.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is an example of a patient exhibiting delusions?
  • How should a MHT respond to a patient experiencing auditory hallucinations?
  • What does it mean for a patient to regress?
  • What types of care would the MHT provide to the schizophrenic patient?

Related Standards of Learning



The student will read, interpret, analyze, and evaluate a variety of nonfiction texts.
  1. Use critical thinking to generate and respond logically to literal, inferential, and evaluative questions about the text(s).
  2. Identify and synthesize resources to make decisions, complete tasks, and solve specific problems.
  3. Analyze multiple texts addressing the same topic to determine how authors reach similar or different conclusions.
  4. Recognize and analyze use of ambiguity, contradiction, paradox, irony, overstatement, and understatement in text.
  5. Analyze false premises claims, counterclaims, and other evidence in persuasive writing.

Other Related Standards

HOSA Competitive Events (High School)

Health Science Events


Medical Spelling


Medical Terminology


Knowledge Test: Behavioral Health


Teamwork Events