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Projective and Objective Personality Tests

Task: Compare and contrast a specific projective measure of personality (Rorschach or TAT) and an objective measure of personality (MMPI or Myers-Briggs) and the theories that underlie them.

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MMPI is a personality inventory, a scale that seeks to predict the best composition of personality traits of the inventory taker. MMPI contains 567 test items and takes approximately 60 to 90 minutes to complete. The test is designed for individual's age 18 and older. The test can be scored by hand or by computer, but results should always be interpreted by a qualified mental health professional that has had extensive ...