Three methods of developing MMPI taxonomies of sexual offenders.

@article{Hall1991ThreeMO,
  title={Three methods of developing MMPI taxonomies of sexual offenders.},
  author={Gillian C Hall and John R. Graham and Jason B. Shepherd},
  journal={Journal of personality assessment},
  year={1991},
  volume={56 1},
  pages={
          2-13
        }
}
In a sample of 261 state hospital sexual offenders, Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI) profiles did not differ for offenders with adult victims versus offenders with child victims when offender age was controlled. MMPI 2-point analyses for the whole sample revealed five common codes that were independent of victim maturity. The sample was randomly divided in half and subjected to a cluster-analytic procedure which revealed two MMPI clusters. The first cluster was unelevated… CONTINUE READING

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