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MMPI-2 Training: Applications in Treatment Planning

Posted on the 2 February 2018

$670.00

This workshop is for psychologists who wish to improve their skills in applying the MMPI-2 in clinical, forensic and pre-employment settings.

Designed for professionals with limited or no experience with the MMPI-2 and MMPI-2-RF, this professional development program will improve your theoretical and practical skills.

At the end of the workshop, you will be confident using test results in clinical practice, case formulation and conceptualisation – and in effective treatment planning.

Description

Day 1: Theoretical Foundations

9am – 10.30am MODULE 1: INTRODUCTION

  • Introduction to the MMPI-2 and the MMPI-2-RF
  • Overview of the MMPI-2-RF and MMPI-A scales + Interpretation of validity scales and their application

10.30am – 11am Morning tea

11am – 12.30pm MODULE 2: EXAMINATION & ANALYSIS

  • An examination of the individual MMPI-2 code types, clinical, Harris and Lingoes scales, content and supplementary scales
  • Overview of the MMPI-2-RF restructured clinical scales

12.30pm – 1.30pm Lunch

1.30pm – 3pm MODULE 3: CLINICAL APPLICATIONS

  • Case study presentations
  • Interpretation of test results
  • Feedback sessions
  • Treatment planning

3pm – 3.30pm Afternoon tea

3.30pm – 4.45pm MODULE 4: PROTOCOL ANALYSIS

  • Analysis of protocols to establish confidence in using these tools for treatment planning

Day 2: Practical Skills Training

9am – 5.00pm The second day of the workshop provides the opportunity for participants to practice:

  • Interpreting results
  • Delivering feedback
  • Formulating treatment plans

Before the workshop, participants will be required to administer an MMPI-2 (either self-administrated or to a client or volunteer). Participants will then submit protocols for scoring and interpret and analyse reports to support their learning throughout the second day. More complex case studies will be explored on the second day.

Eligibility & Fees

2 Day Workshop (recommended):

Early bird (register 4 weeks + prior to workshop): $550

Standard: $670

Student Concession: $490

1 Day Workshop:

Early bird (register 4 weeks + prior to workshop): $320

Standard: $370

Student Concession: $270

Event Details

Date: August 30-31, 2019

Start time: 09:00

End time: 17:00

Venue: Mantra on Russell, Melbourne

Email: enquiries@positivepsychology.net.au