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What do mmpi-2 test results tell you?

What do mmpi-2 test results tell you?

Personality: It is a personality test.
You may consult this site for more information on this topic:
http://www.upress.umn.edu/test-division/mmpi-2
For good health — Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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What does it mean if someone's MMPI results are invalid?

What does it mean if someone's MMPI results are invalid?

Insincere answers: Invalid results suggests that the person taking the test gave inconsistent answers or appears to be answering questions dishonestly to either hide their shortcomings or appear worse off than they really are.
See http://psychology.about.com/od/psychologicaltesting/a/mmpi_3.htm
for details. ...Read more

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What is the purpose of a mmpi? And how do you interprit the results?

MMPI: The benefits of the mmpi compared to other personality inventories is that it has lie and fake scale. This can help to determine if the patient is faking or manipulating in their stance towards the testing. In addition, the mmpi is validated with 100's of thousands of patients worldwide. Certain profile scores can help detect challenging personality types like borderline, i.e., "gull wing" scatter. ...Read more

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What are the difference bewtween the mcmi-iii and the mmpi psychological tests? Can you tell me what is the difference between the mcmi-iii and the mmpi test and which one is the best one for a psychological evaluation for custody? I heard they don't use

What are the difference bewtween the mcmi-iii and the mmpi psychological tests? Can you tell me what is the difference between the mcmi-iii and the mmpi test and which one is the best one for a psychological evaluation for custody? I heard they don't use

The : The mcmi-iii is the millon clinical multiaxial inventory (3rd edition). This test helps assess psychological problems such as anxiety, depression, personality disorders and psychosis. Since it was developed for hospitalized mental patients, psychologists need to be very familiar with this test and careful about how to interpret the scores on the regular population.

The mmpi is the minnesota multiphasic personality inventory. This test also assesses psychological and personality disorders like the one above, but has been developed for and is more commonly used in the general population. This is the third most-used test in the field of psychology behind iq and achievement tests. ...Read more

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Can the mmpi test identify narcissistic personality disorder?

Can the mmpi test identify narcissistic personality disorder?

Yes: A mmpi result could be consistent with a narcissitic personality disorder. However psychological testing results alone should not be used to make the diagnosis. The results can be used to help confirm what is noted with formal evaluation. ...Read more

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Do the results of the mcmi and mmpi tests get mailed to the social security disability benefits office? I accidentally put down not paranoid bc coping

Do the results of the mcmi and mmpi tests get mailed to the social security disability benefits office? I accidentally put down not paranoid bc coping

Psych Test Results: The results of any such devices should be interpreted by a psychologist and reviewed with you before being provided to any outside party. Results should always take into account the whole picture of your situation and one answer here or there should not make a difference in the overall results, but recommend you approach the test giver and make sure to get feedback on your results. Good luck! ...Read more

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Can they take away your disability payments if you score well on the wram mcmi mmpi & other iq and psychological tests? I have paranoid schizophrenia

Can they take away your disability payments if you score well on the wram mcmi mmpi & other iq and psychological tests? I have paranoid schizophrenia

No not necessarily: Just because you have schizophrenia doesn't mean that you should be academically impaired or academically challenged. And if they decide to stop your benefits I would challenge their justifications in doing so. ...Read more

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What does mci mean?

What does mci mean?

Do you mean MCL?: Mcl stands for medial collateral ligament, the complex of ligaments on the inner side of the knee that helps hold the joint together.

Mci can stand for mild cognitive impairment, which refers to the stage between normal cognitive abilities and dementia. ...Read more

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What is a low FOD MAP diet?

What is a low FOD MAP diet?

Low Fod Map diet: A low FOD MAP diet produces less colonic gas and less fluid in bowel motion and scientific studies have shown For map diet to relieve symptoms of Irritable bowel syndrome. List of food which are low if For Map can be found on this website.
http://www.healthyfood.co.nz/articles/2011/november/food-fodmaps-and-ibs-what-to-eat-and-what-to-avoid#h2-14 ...Read more

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What's signs of a mini stoke?

Same as stroke: Any sign of stroke is am emergency. The signs of stroke can be remembered by the acronym fast. F-facial droop; an- arm drift when extended directly forward; s — speech that is abnormal or slurred; t- time is of the essence so of you see the signs above call 911 immediately. A mini-stroke (or tia) has the same symptoms but they resolve. No one should stay home to figure this out, get help asap. ...Read more

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What happens when you smoke MDPV?

What happens when you smoke MDPV?

MDPV: Methylenedioxypyrovalerone (MDPV) has a # of risks: "Acute: Increased heart rate, hypertension, hyperthermia, dehydration, accidental injury, seizures, cardiac arrest, stroke, coma, fatal overdose. Chronic: addiction, tolerance, withdrawal, depression, infertility, heart damage. Insufflation: nasal septum damage. Inhalation (smoking): lung damage." See: ...Read more

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Haw much glycemie after 2h of diner (mmol/l)?

Haw much glycemie after 2h of diner (mmol/l)?

Depends: It depends on what you ate and how well your body handles the glucose (burn, store).
Without more information, that is all I can comment. ...Read more

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How much does the mini tightrope procedure cost?

How much does the mini tightrope procedure cost?

Variable: There is no code for the procedure so payment could vary or not be covered by insurance. ...Read more

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How do you know if your allerrgic to mozi bites?

How	do you know if your allerrgic to mozi bites?

Mosquito Bites: When the mosquito bite, it injects some saliva to prevent blood clotting while it feeds. The bump you get after is swollen or itchy, and is a reaction to the injected proteins. This reaction is "allergic" like. The more you are exposed to the mosquito proteins, the more likely for some to have larger, more swollen, and more itchy bumps. These have more allergic component. No bump, no allergy. ...Read more

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Is it better to go to high end spa for mani pedi?

Is it better to go to high end spa for mani pedi?

Unknown: I assume you are asking regarding the risk of infection one may incur. Don't assume "high end" means decreased risk of infection. Ask the owner/manager how they clean the instruments, see if your state regulates these and check their license, and ask others who have gone to that salon. Do not shave legs 1-2 days before going for a pedicure; this has been shown to increase chances of infection. ...Read more

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What is mai? How do you get it? How is it treated?

What is mai? How do you get it? How is it treated?

MAI: Mycobacterium: This is a bug similar to tuberculosis. It makes me want to know more about your health and your medical history. I would be very curious about any immune dysfunction.

You will be on at least one if not two medications for a length of time that your infectious disease specialist will determine. ...Read more

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I took the map once. What is the bad effects of it in the long term?

I took the map once. What is the bad effects of it in the long term?

Meth?: I am assuming MAP refers to methamphetamines. If so, the longer term consequences of its usage leads to addiction, multi-organ damages, and legal troubles. Search on wiki to get further health effects of meth. ...Read more

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Are mini bella mushrooms healthy or unhealthy? What's the benefits and risks?

Are mini bella mushrooms healthy or unhealthy? What's the benefits and risks?

Very healthy!: Seems they are particularly good for you — even more than some other mushrooms. Especially for a strong immune system they are considered very beneficial. Read: http://www.Whfoods. Com/genpage. Php? Tname=foodspice;dbid=97
no risks that I know of except possibly in the dirt or packaging.
Best! ...Read more

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Can you tell me if I could take mmv3 for a workout whilst on shaper x3 extreme?

Can you tell me if I could take mmv3 for a workout whilst on shaper x3 extreme?

B very careful of --: --what U take, especially if U double up. Supplements R not regulated by the FDA or anyone else. B sure U know what all ingredients R & their effects on the body. Ur PCP may B able to help you. ...Read more

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Had a medi port put in a week ago should I leave the steristips on or take them off?

Had a medi port put in a week ago should I leave the steristips on or take them off?

Steristrips: These are designed to come off on their own. By now you should be havug regular showers and the steris should fall off on their own. I would caution against you taking them off. ...Read more

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Do I have to take combination pills at the same time every day? OR is that only for mini pills

Do I have to take combination pills at the same time every day? OR is that only for mini pills

What combination pil: What combination pills you have question about. Call and discuss with the prescribing doctor when you need to take your pills ...Read more

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I workout 5 nights a week. I usually do 50 min of cardio per night, along with other exercises. But sometimes i only have time to do 30 min.is this ok?

I workout 5 nights a week. I usually do 50 min of cardio per night, along with other exercises. But sometimes i only have time to do 30 min.is this ok?

30 to 50 minutes: Of any exercise is great as long as you are healthy enough to do it. In fact, some folks purposely take a lighter day every few days or weekly to give the body a break. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I only see my 9mo baby at night and on weekends because of my studies. He cries when sitter isn't around and he doesn't like me. I don't know what to do?

I only see my 9mo baby at night and on weekends because of my studies. He cries when sitter isn't around and he doesn't like me. I don't know what to do?

Stranger anxiety: This happens to almost every person who is not the primary caretaker toward the end of the first year. This is the height of stranger anxiety between now and 15 months. The child always wants that primary person. It happens even if you are not gone that much to most families. End of first year baby wants only that primary caretaker for several months, then will expand their affections to the rest. ...Read more

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How can I treat mumps?

How can I treat mumps?

Mumps: Mumps is a viral illness that takes its course. Treatment is symptomatic like using fever reducers and anti-inflammatory like Ibuprofen for pain/inflammation. ...Read more

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How do we treat mumps?

How do we treat mumps?

Prevention: Mumps virus is reasonably preventabe by receiving the proper doses of vaccine. This vaccine has decades of proven safety and efficacy. Keep in mind, it may be neccessary to boost your immune response with a booster dose in teens or adulthood. Mumps virus has no good medical therapy other than treating the symptoms. ...Read more

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What are "mini strokes"?

What are "mini strokes"?

Mini stroke = TIA: A mini stroke, or TIA, is a stroke — a stroke with symptoms lasting less than 24 hours. This could be weakness of an arm or leg, numbness of the face, arm and leg, double vision, etc. A mini stroke or TIA cannot be determined by testing, it is a clinical diagnosis. The cause of a TIA is the same as for a regular stroke. Blood pressure and smoking are important risk factors. ...Read more

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