M F Whiddon

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Assessed the effectiveness of 22 published MMPI procedures to differentiate organic brain syndrome (OBS) from schizophrenic (Sc) patients. Generally, each procedure previously has been suggested to have some effectiveness in making this differentiation. When assessed across studies, however, the S groups have differed on so many relevant variables (age,(More)
Cross-validated the CPI Repeated Item Short Form (RISF). Three populations (police dispatcher recruits (N = 22), college students (N = 30), and penitentiary prisoners (N = 51) were used for comparison purposes. Each S was administered the full-length CPI, from which scores for the short forms were extracted. CPI short-form comparisons were conducted by(More)
This study was designed to evaluate the use of the Slosson Intelligence Test (SIT) and a Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale (WAIS) short form in determining the intellectual capacity and educational/treatment needs of mentally retarded offenders. The subjects were 52 male prisoners with borderline or retarded intellectual functioning. Their WAIS full-scale(More)
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