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49th Annual MMPI Symposium


At the 49th Annual MMPI Symposium, brief studies, papers, and poster presentations will report on the most recent and salient research regarding the MMPI-2-RF, the MMPI-2 and the MMPI-A and current issues relating to the instruments that are significant for both research and clinical use.

Click here for a complete symposium schedule, including presenters' names and topics.

The symposium will take place on Friday, April 25 and Saturday, April 26, and features a keynote address, "Current Challenges in the Classification and Assessment of Personality Disorder," by Dr. Leonard Simms.

About the Keynote Speaker:

Leonard Simms, Ph.D., studies psychological assessment, descriptive phenotypic models of personality and psychopathology, and advanced psychometric applications to personality and psychopathology assessment.  Dr. Simms serves as Associate Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry at the University at Buffalo, The State University of New York.  He holds a BS degree in Psychology from California Polytechnic State University and MA and PhD degrees in Clinical Psychology from the University of Iowa.  He serves as Associate Editor of Assessment, is active in a number of professional societies, and was awarded the Samuel J. and Anne G. Beck Award from the Society for Personality Assessment for excellence in early career research.



Symposoium presenters and attendees are invited to attend a Friday evening reception beginning at 6 p.m., featuring complimentary hors d’ourvs and a cash bar. Please call Katie Nickerson, Marketing & Training Manager, at 612-627-4821 with questions.