2024 MMPI Workshops & 59th Annual MMPI Research Symposium

Wednesday, June 12, 2024
to Saturday, June 15, 2024
Category: Convention

June 12 - June 15, 2024 | Tempe, AZ

Symposium will take place June 14 - June 15, 2024 from 8am to 5pm. 

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Workshop Tracks
Wednesday, June 12

Track A: Introduction to the MMPI-3 

Track B: Use of the MMPI-3 and Multidimensional Personality Questionnaire (MPQ) in Preemployment Evaluations of Public Safety Candidates

Thursday, June 13 

Track A: Advanced MMPI-3 Topics 

Track B: Forensic Applications of the MMPI-3

Workshop Presenters

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Dr. Paul Arbisi is a staff clinical psychologist at the Minneapolis VA Medical Center and Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Minnesota.

He received his PhD in Clinical Psychology from the University of Minnesota in 1990. Dr. Arbisi consults with inpatient and outpatient psychiatric teams and conducts disability evaluations for veterans seeking benefits for PTSD. Dr. Arbisi has published extensively on detecting malingering with the MMPI-2 and using the MMPI-2 in psychiatric settings. He has a private practice specializing in disability evaluations and fitness for duty examinations.

Dr. Yossef Ben-Porath is professor of psychological sciences at Kent State University. He received his doctoral training at the University of Minnesota and has been involved extensively in MMPI research for the past 38 years. He is codeveloper of the MMPI-3, MMPI-2-RF, and MMPI-A-RF and coauthor of test manuals, books, book chapters, and articles on the MMPI instruments. Former editor-in-chief of the journals Assessment and Psychological Assessment, Dr. Ben-Porath is a board-certified clinical psychologist (American Board of Professional Psychology-Clinical) whose clinical practice involves supervision of assessments at Kent State’s Psychological Clinic, consultation to agencies that screen candidates for public safety positions, and provision of consultation and expert witness services in forensic cases.

Dr. David Corey is a licensed psychologist with more than 30 years of experience performing high-stakes evaluations of public safety applicants and employees. He is the founding president of the American Board of Police & Public Safety Psychology and a Fellow of the American Psychological Association.

He is board certified in forensic psychology and in police and public safety psychology with the American Board of Professional Psychology. Dr. Corey is licensed in Oregon, Washington, Hawaii, California, Utah, and Arizona.

Dr. Martin Sellbom is a Professor in Clinical Psychology at the University of Otago in Dunedin, New Zealand. He received his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology in 2007 from Kent State University. His research focuses on psychopathy and other personality disorders, the integration of personality and psychopathology, and personality assessment with the MMPI instruments. Professor Sellbom's work has been featured in over 300 publications with three books, including Introducing the MMPI-3 (co-authored with Yossef Ben-Porath). He has won several awards, including the American Psychological Foundation’s Theodore Millon mid-career award for advancing personality science, American Psychology-Law Society’s Saleem Shah Award and Society for Personality Assessment’s Samuel and Anne Beck Award for early career achievement. Professor Sellbom serves as the Editor-in-Chief for the Journal of Personality Assessment. For his clinical practice, he specializes in forensic psychological evaluations.

Dr. Dustin Wygant is a Professor of Psychology and Program Director of clinical training at Eastern Kentucky University, where he also serves as the Executive Director of Integrated Behavioral Health. He has a long history of MMPI research and has contributed to the MMPI-3 literature. He has co-authored a book on the MMPI-2-RF on forensic applications. He is a recipient of both the John Exner and Samuel and Anne Back awards from SPA. Dr. Wygant is a Fellow of the Society of Personality Assessment and the American Psychological Association. In addition to his academic career, Dr. Wygant regularly conducts forensic mental health assessments and testifies as an expert witness.

Early Registration ( Now - April 2nd ) 
Registration Type  One-Day Workshop  Two-Day Workshop  Symposium Only  Full Experience
Student $179 $279 $124 $349
Early-Career $279 $399 $199 $549
Member/Fellow/Associate $299 $449 $224 $724
Non-Member Student $224 $349 $159 $399
Non-Member Early-Career $349 $479 $269 $629
Non-Member $399 $589 $324 $864


Regular Registration ( April 3 - June 3 ) 
Registration Type  One-Day Workshop  Two-Day Workshop  Symposium Only  Full Experience
Student $204 $304 $149 $374
Early-Career $304 $424 $224 $574
Member/Fellow/Associate $324 $474 $249 $749
Non-Member Student $249 $374 $184 $424
Non-Member Early-Career $374 $504 $294 $654
Non-Member $424 $614 $349 $889

Late Registration ( June 4 - June 15 ) 
Registration Type  One-Day Workshop  Two-Day Workshop  Symposium Only  Full Experience
Student $254 $354 $199 $424
Early-Career $354 $474 $274 $624
Member/Fellow/Associate $374 $524 $299 $799
Non-Member Student $299 $424 $234 $474
Non-Member Early-Career $424 $554 $344 $704
Non-Member $474 $664 $399 $939


Cancellation Policy: Cancellations will be accepted for this event, less a $75 administrative fee, until May 12, 2024. After this date NO REFUNDS will be granted. 

The Society for Personality Assessment (SPA) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. SPA maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Society for Personality Assessment is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Psychology as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed psychologists #PSY-0218.