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A Comparative Analysis of MMPI-2 Malingering Detection Models Among Inmates

Steffan, Jarrod S; Morgan, Robert D; lee, Jeahoon; Sellbom, Martin


There are several strategies, or models, for combining the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2 (MMPI-2) validity indicators to detect malingered psychiatric symptoms. Some scholars have recommended that an elevated F (Infrequency) score should be followed by the inspection of Fp (Infrequency-Psychopathology), whereas a recent meta-analysis indicated that Fp and Ds (Gough's Dissimulation Scale) should be examined. For correctional settings, one model of malingering suggests that F, Fp,...[Show more]

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Date published: 2010
Type: Journal article
Source: Assessment
DOI: 10.1177/1073191109359382


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