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The Millon Adolescent Personality Inventory (MAPI) instrument can be used for diagnosis and treatment planning in clinical, correctional, and educational settings by psychologists, psychiatrists, and school counselors, as well as other mental health and guidance professionals.

Key FeaturesEdit

  • Most adolescents can complete the test in 20–30 minutes, helping to reduce resistance to test-taking.
  • Scales help evaluate adolescent expressed concerns, personality styles, and coping patterns to help select the best approach to treatment and identify behavior patterns and issue that may need further exploration during therapy.

ScalesEdit

  • Personality Styles
1 - Introversive
2 - Inhibited
3 - Cooperative
4 - Sociable
5 - Confident
6 - Forceful
7 - Respectful
8 - Sensitive
  • Expressed Concerns
A - Self-Concept
B - Personal Esteem
C - Body Comfort
D - Sexual Acceptance
E - Peer Security
F - Social Tolerance
G - Family Rapport
H - Academic Confidence
  • Behavioral Correlates
SS - Impulse Control
TT - Social Conformity
UU - Scholastic Achievement
WW - Attendance Consistency
  • Validity Indices
Validity
Reliability


NormsEdit

Normative date includes 430 adolescents involved in inpatient or outpatient psychological assessment or psychotherapy as well as 2,157 normal adolescents representing various socioeconomic levels.

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