MMPI scales for DSM-III personality disorders: a preliminary validation study. Academic Article uri icon


  • A preliminary investigation of the external validity of MMPI scales designed to measure certain DSM-III Personality disorders (N = 108) is reported. Results indicate that many of these scales are effective for discriminating clinically diagnosed personality disorders from control subjects (N = 640).

published proceedings

  • J Clin Psychol

author list (cited authors)

  • Morey, L. C., Blashfield, R. K., Webb, W. W., & Jewell, J.

citation count

  • 62

complete list of authors

  • Morey, LC||Blashfield, RK||Webb, WW||Jewell, J

publication date

  • January 1988