ERIC Number: ED458303
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Essentials of MMPI-A[TM] Assessment. Essentials of Psychological Assessment Series.
Archer, Robert P.; Krishnamurthy, Radhika
This book is designed to provide fundamental information concerning the procedures necessary to administer, score, interpret, and report findings from the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-Adolescent[TM] (MMPI-A), the most widely used objective personality assessment instrument for adolescents. The chapters are: (1) "Overview"; (2) "How To Administer the MMPI-A"; (3) "How To Score the MMPI-A"; (4) "How To Interpret the MMPI-A"; (5) "Strengths and Weaknesses of the MMPI-A"; (6) "Clinical Applications of the MMPI-A"; and (7) "Illustrative Case Reports. Appendix a contains item composition of the MMPI-A scales and subscales, and Appendix B contains T-score conversion for MMPI-A scales and subscales. A 20-item annotated bibliography is included. (Contains 9 tables, 26 figures, 126 references, and an index.) (SLD)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Diagnostic Tests, Evaluation Methods, Personality Assessment, Personality Measures, Personality Traits, Reliability, Scoring, Test Interpretation, Test Use, Validity
John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 605 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10158 ($34.95). Tel: 800-225-5946 (Toll Free); Tel: 212-850-6336; Web site: http://www.essentials.wiley.com.
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory