What is it about?
The present study suggests that the MMPI-2 can successfully differentiate between White female patients with genuine dissociative identity disorder (DID) and individuals who are malingering the diagnosis. Scales that are most reliable in differentiating these two groups along with their cutoff scores are presented in this paper.
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Why is it important?
The MMPI-2 cutoff scores may be used by forensic evaluators as well as clinicians who are assessing for possible DID in their clients.
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This page is a summary of: Utility of the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2 in differentiating genuine from feigned dissociative identity disorder., Psychological Trauma Theory Research Practice and Policy, November 2023, American Psychological Association (APA),
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