Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory-III


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Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory-III

A psychometric assessment instrument used to place a person with existing mental health problems into a category of psychopathology, identifying abnormal personality characteristics and personality disorders outlined in the DSM-IV and based on the American Psychiatric Association’s multiaxial format.

The MCMI has 175 true-false statements, takes about 30 minutes and is intended for those with at least an 8th-grade education; it is not designed for adolescents or the general population.
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Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory-III (MCMI-III; Millon, Davis, & Millon, 1997).
After an introduction to forensic uses of clinical assessment instruments, ten chapters discuss the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2 and -Adolescent, the Personality Assessment Inventory, the Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory-III, the Psychopathy Checklist-Revised and -Youth Versions, the Rorschach Inkblot Method, neuropsychological assessment, the Achenbach System of Empirically Based Assessment, the Personality Inventories for Youth and Children, and the Parenting Stress Index.
This paper offers one answer by presenting a structured protocol that draws on an iceberg metaphor for categorizing the Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory-III (MCMI-III) results.