WEEK 6 FORUM PYSC 502 COMPETENCY
MINIMUM 400 WORD
MUST LIST REFERENCES
Imagine you are a forensic psychologist conducting an evaluation of an individual’s competency to stand trial. In your testing battery, you are considering the following tests: California Psychological Inventory, 16 Personality Factors (16PF), Minnesota Multiphasic Inventory- II (MMPI-II), Rorschach Inkblot Test and the Thematic Apperception Test. Of the tests listed, which would you include? Integrating examples and ideas from your readings and research this week, explain your position. What are the advantages and disadvantages of projective techniques for measuring personality, and how do they compare with personality inventories in this respect?