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Category Archives: Adult

MCMI – IV

Aug 16, 2015 by 1rdcarder Comments: 0

Millon™ Clinical Multiaxial Inventory AGE: 18-Adult   Anchored in Dr. Theodore Millon’s time-honored personality theory, the Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory-IV (MCMI-IV) provides helpful clinical insights into a patient’s personality that allow clinicians to make reliable diagnostic and treatment decisions. The MCMI-IV offers updated norms that are based on a clinical adult population, a new scale, DSM-5® and ICD-10-CM alignment, updated narrative content and a new and deeper therapeutic focus.  The brevity of the MCMI-IV allows clinicians to maintain an efficient and productive clinical practice. Users & Applications Insights provided in the MCMI-IV help to guide clinicians in identifying deeper pervasive clinical issues, so that they are better equipped to make reliable diagnostic and treatment decisions. The assessment, used in multiple settings including clinical and counseling, medical, government, and forensic, can help: Identify deep, pervasive clinical issues Facilitate treatment decisions Assess disorders based on DSM-5® and ICD-10 classification systems   Features & Benefits Full normative update, more closely representing the current clinical adult population New Turbulent scale, providing deeper understanding of those patients presenting with this unbridled personality type New and updated test items characterizing the evolution of Dr. Millon’s personality theory, refreshed to increase clarity and clinical relevance New and improved narrative content that […] Read More

MIPS® Revised

Aug 15, 2015 by 1rdcarder Comments: 0

Millon™ Index of Personality Styles AGE: 18-Adult   Powerful. Practical. Proven. The MIPS Revised test helps assess normally functioning adults who may be experiencing difficulties in work, family, or social relationships. Users & Applications Human resource specialists, social work and career counselors, private practice clinicians, and other professionals use this test in a variety of settings, including: Individual counseling Relationship, premarital, and marriage counseling Employee selection, as a pre-offer screening tool Employee assistance programs Leadership and employee development programs Features & Benefits Addresses three key dimensions of normal personalities: Motivating Styles, which helps assess the person’s emotional style in dealing with his/her environment; Thinking Styles, which helps examine the person’s mode of cognitive processing; and Behaving Styles, which helps evaluate the person’s way of interrelating with others. Clinical Index helps screen for the possible presence of mental disorders in persons who present as normal. With only 180 true/false items, the test can be completed in less than 30 minutes on average. Interpretive Report: $45. Profile Report: $35. Test Booklet: $8. Read More

MMPI – 2™

Aug 13, 2015 by 1rdcarder Comments: 0

Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory™ AGE: 18-Adult   Relevant to a range of contemporary applications, the MMPI-2 instrument is the most widely used and widely researched test of adult psychopathology. Used by clinicians to assist with the diagnosis of mental disorders and the selection of appropriate treatment methods, the MMPI-2 test continues to help meet the assessment needs of mental health professionals in an ever-changing environment. Numerous Uses The MMPI-2 test’s contemporary normative sample and extensive research base make it the assessment of choice for a wide variety of settings. The test can be used to help: Assess major symptoms of social and personal maladjustment. Identify suitable candidates for high-risk public safety positions. Give a strong empirical foundation for a clinician’s expert testimony. Assess medical patients and design effective treatment strategies, including chronic pain management. Evaluate participants in substance abuse programs and select appropriate treatment approaches. Support college and career counseling recommendations. Provide valuable insight for marriage and family counseling. Key Features Descriptive and diagnostic information relevant to today’s clients. Tailored reports present interpretive information for specific settings to help meet a wide range of needs. Nationally representative normative sample. A community sample of adult men and women consists of 1,138 […] Read More

MMPI – 2RF™

Aug 10, 2015 by 1rdcarder Comments: 0

Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2 Restructured Form™ AGE: 18-Adult   Composed of 338 items, with the RC (Restructured Clinical) Scales at its core, the MMPI-2-RF builds on the strengths of the MMPI®-2 test to create a new standard. Psychometrically up-to-date, the MMPI-2-RF is linked to current models of psychopathology and personality. A comprehensive technical manual for the MMPI-2-RF reports empirical correlates of the scales in a range of settings, including mental health inpatient and outpatient clinics, substance abuse treatment centers, criminal court proceedings, personal injury and disability evaluations, and public safety employment evaluations. The MMPI-2-RF provides a valuable alternative to the MMPI-2 test. The MMPI-2 test continues to be published and fully supported by the University of Minnesota Press and distributed exclusively by Pearson. How to Use this Test The MMPI-2-RF aids clinicians in the assessment of mental disorders, identification of specific problem areas, and treatment planning in a variety of settings. The test can be used to help: Assess major symptoms of psychopathology, personality characteristics, and behavioral proclivities. Evaluate participants in substance abuse programs and select appropriate treatment approaches. Assess medical patients and design effective treatment strategies, including chronic pain management. Support college and career counseling recommendations. Provide valuable insight […] Read More

P – 3®

Aug 09, 2015 by 1rdcarder Comments: 0

Pain Patient Profile AGE: Adult   Quickly evaluate for depression, somatization, and anxiety in pain patients. The Pain Patient Profile (P-3) assessment focuses on the factors most frequently associated with chronic pain. The test can help provide an objective link between the physician’s observations and the possible need for further psychological assessment. How to Use This Test A variety of medical professionals, including anesthesiologists, general practitioners, rehabilitation specialists, chiropractors, surgeons, neurologists, and nurses can use the P-3 test to help: Identify the psychological roadblocks to patient recovery Assess, document, and justify the need for further psychological evaluation Facilitate physician-psychologist communication Evaluate the patient’s emotional readiness for surgery Support evaluations for cases involving vocational readiness; orthopedic, occupational, and auto injuries; workers’ compensation; and long-term disabilities Easily and inexpensively measure pre- and post-treatment pain status to evaluate treatment effectiveness and monitor clinical outcomes Key Features The test can help save time and money and reduce frustration for both patient and medical providers by identifying psychological factors that may be preventing the patient from reaching a successful medical outcome. The test report includes an easy-to-understand summary of results to share with the patient. Requiring only 12-15 minutes to administer, the test can be […] Read More

PAI

Aug 08, 2015 by 1rdcarder Comments: 0

Personality Assessment Inventory AGE: Adult   This objective inventory of adult personality assesses psychopathological syndromes and provides information relevant for clinical diagnosis, treatment planning, and screening for psychopathology. Features and benefits Unique, efficient scale structure. All 22 scales are nonoverlapping, promoting high discriminant validity. Scale development was content-driven. Fast, cost-effective administration. Clients generally complete the 344 items in less than an hour. Can be used with low-reading level populations. The PAI requires only a 4th-grade reading level; an audio administration CD is also available. No scoring keys needed. A two-part carbonless Answer Sheet provides scores for all 344 items. Hand-scoring is fast and easy. Scales and subscales can be hand-scored in only 15-20 minutes. Provides strategies for interpretation. The Professional Manual includes an expanded discussion of administration considerations and a variety of strategies for the interpretation of clinical data. Portable materials. The handy PAI Administration Folio provides a hard surface for both the Item Booklet and Answer Sheet for situations in which no desk or tabletop is available. Interpretive Report: $35. Item/Response Booklet: $0. Read More

QOLI®

Aug 06, 2015 by 1rdcarder Comments: 0

Quality of Life Inventory AGE: Adult   Assess positive mental health and help guide clients to a happier life. Brief yet comprehensive, the QOLI assesses positive mental health, well being and happiness and yields an overall score based on the “Sweet 16” areas that make up quality of life including love, work and play. The QOLI test is a measure of positive psychology that can be used in a variety of settings and offers several unique features. How to Use This Test This assessment can help laypeople, clients and professionals in a variety of settings. In clinical settings, the test is well-suited for planning, evaluating and tracking medical and psychological treatment and patient progress. In substance abuse/chemical dependency programs, test results can help build motivation for treatment and yield a blueprint for a balanced drug-free lifestyle. In positive psychology, personal growth counseling, and employee assistance programs, the assessment measures assets and strengths as well as problems in a non-pathological way. In gerontology settings, the QOLI assessment can be used to help measure “successful aging” as defined by leaders in the field. In career counseling, the test can help predict future job satisfaction and productivity. In research and quality assurance programs, […] Read More

QSH

Aug 05, 2015 by 1rdcarder Comments: 0

Quickview® Social History AGE: 16-Adult   The Quickview® Social History inventory helps provide the clinician with a complete psychosocial history in nine major areas in a limited amount of time. Clinicians can use this test to help: Screen for social, psychological, and physical problems to aid diagnosis and treatment planning Facilitate DSM-IV® diagnostic classification Clarify client history for follow-up interviews Expedite routine data collection and report writing Key Features Enables the clinician or other staff to collect a standardized set of social and clinical data on every client with a minimal amount of administration time. Designed to help meet Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations’ (JCAHO) consolidated standards for psychological assessment. Areas of Inquiry Demographics and Identifying Data Occupational History/Financial Status Developmental History Legal History Family of Origin Military History Educational History Symptom Screen (psychological and physical) Marital History Interpretive Report: $38. Test Booklet: $8. Read More

RIAP5

Aug 04, 2015 by 1rdcarder Comments: 0

Rorschach® AGE: 5 – Adult   The unlimited-use RIAP5 generates a revised Interpretive Report that assists the clinician with scoring and interpretation. In addition, the program provides a Client Report—an abbreviated, individualized, and simplified version of the RIAP5 Interpretive Report—that is intended to be read and retained by the client. Features and Benefits Generates client-friendly results. The Client Report provides the basis for a discussion of a client’s personality strengths and weaknesses, adjustment difficulties, and possible need for treatment. This report is written in easy-to-understand language, without jargon, and can be easily edited on-screen. Firm interpretive basis. Scoring and interpretation are based on Dr. Exner’s 5th edition of A Rorschach Workbook for the Comprehensive System and Dr. Weiner’s Principles of Rorschach Interpretation, 2nd Ed. Enhanced exporting capability. Protocol responses can be exported with RIAP5. Enhanced export feature allows the clinician to select the protocols to be exported and allows greater choices of export formats. Analyzes coding errors. The context-sensitive, cross-referenced On-Screen Help system provides clear descriptions of all coding errors found and suggests potential solutions. (Each message has its own help button for further clarification.) Provides tools to improve accuracy. On-screen access to interactive Form Quality Tables and Location Charts […] Read More

SCL-90-R®

Aug 03, 2015 by 1rdcarder Comments: 0

Symptom Checklist-90-Revised AGE: 13 – Adult   The Symptom Checklist-90-R (SCL-90-R) instrument helps evaluate a broad range of psychological problems and symptoms of psychopathology. The instrument is also useful in measuring patient progress or treatment outcomes. The SCL-90-R instrument is used by clinical psychologists, psychiatrists, and professionals in mental health, medical, and educational settings as well as for research purposes. It can be useful in: Initial evaluation of patients at intake as an objective method for symptom assessment Measuring patient progress during and after treatment to monitor change Outcomes measurement for treatment programs and providers through aggregated patient information Clinical trials to help measure the changes in symptoms such as depression and anxiety Key Features The SCL-90-R test contains only 90 items and can be complete in just 12-15 minutes. The test helps measure 9 primary symptom dimensions and is designed to provide an overview of a patient’s symptoms and their intensity at a specific point in time. The progress report graphically displays patient progress for up to 5 previous administrations. By providing an index of symptom severity, the assessment helps facilitate treatment decisions and identify patients before problems become acute. The Global Severity Index can be used as a […] Read More