This guide is a vital tool for effective use of the recently released MMPI-2-RF. Yossef S. Ben-Porath, a leading expert on the MMPI instruments, provides detailed descriptions of the scales of the test, tables with interpretive recommendations for each scale, and an abundance of illustrative cases from a wide variety of settings, including forensic (criminal and civil), medical, and personnel screening.
A comprehensive reference for users of the new test, this book sets the standard for interpretation of, and instruction on, the MMPI-2-RF.
About the Author
Yossef S. Ben-Porath, professor of psychology at Kent State University, is recognized internationally as a foremost expert on the MMPI instruments. He is coauthor of the MMPI-2, the MMPI-2-RF, and the MMPI-A manuals.
This text by Yossef S. Ben-Porath provides a nice background on the history of the MMPI as well as the MMPI-2. The reader is then taken through the restructuring process leading to the creation of the MMPI-2-RF. All validity scales and substantive scales are reviewed in-depth and current literature on each scale is reviewed. The reader also is exposed to case studies as well as how to interpret a few sample protocols. This is a MUST HAVE text for anyone interested in or using the MMPI-2-RF in their clinic or research setting. Highly recommended! The book is also great as a textbook for an advanced assessment course in graduate studies.
Product Details :
- Hardcover: 400 pages
- Publisher: Univ Of Minnesota Press; 1 edition (March 6, 2012)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 081666966X
- ISBN-13: 978-0816669660
- Product Dimensions: 10 x 7.2 x 1.3 inches