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Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2

This psychological test provides hypotheses regarding personality, symptoms, and diagnosis. The examiner instructs the subject to respond to 567 true-false statements. The original MMPI was published in 1943. MMPI-2 was published in 1989.

Validity Scales:
Clinical Scales:
  1. Hypochondriasis
  2. Depression
  3. Hysteria
  4. Psychopathic deviance
  5. Masculinity-femininity
  6. Paranoia
  7. Psychasthenia
  8. Schizophrenia
  9. Hypomania
  10. Social introversion
Special Scales:
  • Anxiety (A)
  • Repression (R)
  • Ego strength (ES)
  • McAndrews alcoholism scale (MAC)

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