The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition (DSM-5) defines a personality disorder as an enduring pattern of inner experience and behavior that deviates markedly from the expectations of the individual’s culture, is pervasive and inflexible, has an onset in adolescence or early adulthood, is stable over time, and leads to distress or impairment.
The Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Iniventory-2 Restructured Form (MMPI-2-RF) is an instrument that screens for presence or absence of a personality disorder and identifies members of personality disorder clusters. MMPI-2-RF was published in 2008 and is a 338–true-false item self-report measure. It is linked conceptually and empirically to modern theories and models of psychopathology and personality. It takes approximately 35-50 minutes to administer.
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