Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory

Anonymous
timer Asked: Feb 3rd, 2019
account_balance_wallet $10

Question Description

In a minimum of 300 words, respond to the following:

  • Given the norms of the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2 (MMPI-2), what do you need to consider when using the MMPI-2 profile with non-Caucasian individuals. Search the Argosy University online library resources and other scholarly sources for background information on this test.
  • What are the cultural competencies necessary for an unbiased psychological evaluation and report? What ethical and multicultural issues do you need to address to ensure that the psychological evaluation is unbiased and accurate?

Submission Details:

  • By the due date assigned, post your responses to the Discussion Areabelow.
  • Through the end of the module, respond to at least two of your classmates' posts. While responding, compare the similarities and differences between what you have constructed and what your classmates have.
Grading CriteriaMaximum Points
Quality of initial posting, including fulfillment of assignment instructions

16

Quality of responses to classmates

12

Frequency of responses to classmates

4

Reference to supporting readings and other materials

4

Language and grammar

4

Total:

40

Tutor Answer

Tackett
School: Duke University

Hey dude, please see the attached. In case of any edit, kindly let me know. Otherwise, pleasure to my buddy and hope to see from you again soon. Thanks and bye for now.

Running head: MULTIPHASIC PERSONALITY INVENTORY

Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2

Name

Course

Institutional affiliation

1

MULTIPHASIC PERSONALITY INVENTORY
The fundamental norms associated with MMPI were entirely industrialized on the white
sample from Minnesota. It is the reason why many questions were raised about its efficacy
towards the minority communities. It did not put much consideration on the multicultural factors
until the re-standardization in 1989 (Hill, Robbins & Pace, 2012, p. 106). Many types of research
have demonstrated that psychiatrists are more likely to accurately diagnose individuals that are
of the same race and same gender as them proving that bias exists within the realm of testing and
diagnosis.

The MMPI-2-RF holds fewer items as compared to the original MMPI-2, it has 338 items
while the ori...

flag Report DMCA
Review

Anonymous
Excellent job

Similar Questions
Hot Questions
Related Tags
Study Guides

Brown University





1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology




2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University




982 Tutors

Columbia University





1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University





2113 Tutors

Emory University





2279 Tutors

Harvard University





599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology



2319 Tutors

New York University





1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University





1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University





2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University





932 Tutors

Princeton University





1211 Tutors

Stanford University





983 Tutors

University of California





1282 Tutors

Oxford University





123 Tutors

Yale University





2325 Tutors