Discuss the importance of using the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI-II) when assessing the emotional status of a client. Can the MMPI-II be useful in assessing mental status as well? Why or why not? Provide specific examples to support your position.
What are some strengths and challenges of Beck’s Depression Scale for assessing emotional status? Do you feel that this scale is a good method to assess emotional status? Why or why not? Provide specific examples to support your position.
Groth-Marnat, G., & Wright, A. J. (2016). Handbook of Psychological Assessment . Hoboken: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.