Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory


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inventory

 [in´ven-tor″e]
a comprehensive list of personality traits, aptitudes, and interests.
California Personality inventory CPI; a self-report, true-false questionnaire designed to measure aspects of personality style. It is generally used in counseling situations or for less than severe psychopathology.
Millon Clinical Multiaxial inventory MCMI; a true-false, self-report questionnaire designed to produce a profile of the personality style and structure underlying mental disorders.
Minnesota Multiphasic Personality inventory MMPI; a psychological test in questionnaire form in which the answers to true-false statements show dimensions of the subject's personality structure and provide comparison with responses made by persons in various diagnostic categories.

Min·ne·so·ta Mul·ti·pha·sic Per·son·al·i·ty In·ven·tor·y test (MMPI),

a questionnaire type of psychological test for ages 16 and older, with 550 true-false statements coded in four validity and ten personality scales which may be administered in both an individual or group format.
A widely used true-false test for evaluating a person’s psychological and personality ‘profile’

Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory

MMPI Psychology A widely used true-false test for evaluating a person's psychological and personality 'profile'. See Psychological testing.

Min·ne·so·ta Mul·ti·pha·sic Per·son·al·i·ty In·ven·to·ry

(MMPI) (min-ĕ-sō'tă mŭl'ti-fā'zik pĕr-sŏn-al'i-tē in'vĕn-tōr-ē)
A questionnaire type of psychological test for ages 16 years and older, with 550 true-false statements coded in four validity and 10 personality scales, which may be administered in either an individual or group format.
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A federal appeals court has ruled that the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory, a test that measures personality traits as well as psychiatric disorders, is a medical test under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
Pope (1992) identified and analyzed the use and misuse of specific subscales on five major psychological inventories used in career counseling and personnel selection (Strong Interest Inventory, Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, Edwards Personal Preference Schedule, California Psychological Inventory, and Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory).
The Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory, Manual Adapted for Pakistan.
The LIE Score on the PDT derives form the earlier LIE Score on the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (1970).
Thus, the validity scales of the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory 2 (MMPI-2) were administered to determine whether low-BDI mothers were "faking good."
The Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI) is one of the most widely used personality tests for offender classification.
The five personality tests most frequently reported being used by these psychologists included some form of the Sentence Completion Test, followed by the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI), Projective Drawings, the Thematic Apperception Test, and the Sixteen Personality Factor Inventory.
Participants also completed the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI), which includes a scale for depression.
Among the few studies that have been undertaken on personality testing and psychoanalysis of peacekeepers, most of the researchers utilized the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI; Dahlstrom, Welsh, & Dahlstrom, 1975) to examine the psychological characteristics of peacekeepers and to conduct psychological evaluation (Rademaker, Kleber, Meijer, & Vermetten, 2009).
This can sometimes be diagnosed through an invalid profile in the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory.
At the time of their enrollment, the men completed the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory, a 263-item questionnaire that gauges optimism or pessimism.

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