Course Details

Course TitleThe MMPI-2-RF: An Advanced Workshop for Forensic Psychologists
Date 5/8/2014
ProviderAmerican Academy of Forensic Psychology Continuing Education Programs
Phone(855) 226-9412
LocationSan Diego
Credit Hours7
Instructor(s)Yossef Ben-Porath, Ph.D.
Method of InstructionWorkshop/Seminar
Approving AgencyAPA
Course Syllabus

Course Description

This advanced workshop on forensic applications of the MMPI-2-RF is designed for psychologists who are familiar with this tool. Issues related to admissibility of MMPI-2-RF supported opinions in legal proceedings - including consideration of Daubert and Frye factors - are reviewed, as are variables and test data relevant in evaluations conducted in both criminal and civil proceedings. Criminal and civil forensic cases are presented to illustrate forensic applications of the MMPI-2-RF.

Course Objectives