Course Details

Course TitleInterpreting the MMPI-2-RF
Date Varies
ProviderUniversity of Minnesota Press
Phone(612) 301-4821
Credit Hours9
Method of InstructionIndependent Learning
Approving AgencyAPA
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Course Description

The book content builds on the psychometric and assessment foundations provided by doctoral-level psychology training programs by providing instruction on how to apply this knowledge when using the MMPI-2-RF. Material incldues conceptual foundations for using the MMPI-2-RF to assess for various threats to protocol validity, key features of the MMPI-2-RF validity and substantive scales, and the recommended approach for developing an integrated MMPI-2-RF interpretation.

Course Objectives

<ul><li>Discuss the rationale for development of the MMPI-2-RF</li><li>Describe the 51 MMPI-2-RF scales</li><li>Identify basic sources available to guide MMPI-2-RF administration, scoring, and interpretation</li><li>Follow the standard procedures for MMPI-2-RF administration and scoring as described in the MMPI-2-RF manual</li><li>Use MMPI-2-RF Comparison Groups</li><li>Use the MMPI-2-RF Validity Scales to assess for various threats to protocol validity</li><li>Interpret MMPI-2-RF substantive scale scores</li><li>Write an integrative MMPI-2-RF interpretation</li></ul>