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).

author list (cited authors)

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

citation count

  • 63

publication date

  • January 1988