Course Details

Course TitleIntroduction to Using the MMPI-3 in Psychological Practice (Zoom)
Date 12/11/2020
ProviderCONCEPT Continuing & Professional Studies (Palo Alto University)
LocationOnline (via Zoom)
Credit Hours4
Instructor(s)Martin Sellbom, PhD
Method of InstructionVirtual (Synchronous/Live)
Approving AgencyAPA
Course Syllabus

Course Description

This online workshop introduces the 335-item MMPI-3, the most recent version of the MMPI instruments, to clinical psychologists. Topics include the rationale for, and methods used to develop the instrument, the various materials available to score and interpret the test, understanding the nature of the new normative sample, psychometric functioning of the MMPI-3 scales, and interpretive recommendations. Cases derived from a variety of settings will be used to illustrate the interpretative framework.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this workshop, participants should be able to:
Describe the rationale for and methods used to develop the 52 MMPI-3 Scales
Describe the 52 scales of the MMPI-3
Describe the MMPI-3 materials and documentation
Describe psychometric findings available to guide MMPI-3 interpretation
Describe the MMPI-3 interpretative framework