1 Hour | 1 CE

This webinar on Incorporating the MMPI-2-RF in Family Court Evaluations is presented by Martin Sellbom.

This intermediate level webinar discusses the role of the 338-item version of the MMPI-2, the MMPI-2 Restructured Form (MMPI-2-RF) to mental health professionals who conduct family court evaluations. This webinar assumes background and basic interpretation knowledge of the MMPI-2-RF and forensic assessment. The majority of the time is devoted to considerations for using the MMPI-2-RF in child custody and parental fitness evaluations, and scientific support for using the test in such evaluations is discussed. Multiple case illustrations for which MMPI-2-RF data was used in family court evaluations will be included.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this webinar you will be able to:

  • Describe the psychometric findings available to guide MMPI-2-RF interpretation in child custody and parental fitness evaluations

  • Describe various considerations for using the MMPI-2-RF in child custody and parental fitness evaluations

  • Describe how to interpret the MMPI-2-RF in the context of child custody and parental fitness evaluations

Presented By

Martin Sellbom, PhD

Martin Sellbom is a Professor in Clinical Psychology at the University of Otago in Dunedin, New Zealand. He received his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology in 2007 from Kent State University. His research focuses on psychopathy and other personality disorders, the integration of personality and psychopathology, and personality assessment with the MMPI instruments. Professor Sellbom's work has been featured in approximately 250 publications and he has co-authored a book on the forensic applications of the MMPI-2-RF (published by the University of Minnesota Press). He has won several awards, including the American Psychological Foundation’s Theodore Millon mid-career award for advancing personality science, American Psychology-Law Society’s Saleem Shah Award and Society for Personality Assessment’s Samuel and Anne Beck Award for early career achievement. Professor Sellbom serves as the Editor-in-Chief for the Journal of Personality Assessment. For his clinical practice, he specializes in forensic psychological evaluations.
  • Intended Audience

    This on-demand webinar is intended for mental health and other allied professionals.

  • Experience Level

    This on-demand webinar is appropriate for beginner, intermediate, and advanced level clinicians.

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