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Millon™ Adolescent Clinical Inventory
(MACI™)

1993, 2006 | Millon, Theodore, Millon, Carrie, Davis, Roger, Grossman, Seth

Millon™ Adolescent Clinical Inventory

Brief adolescent personality inventory with a strong clinical focus

Ages / Grades 13 to 19 years
Administration Setting 25–30 minutes (160 true/false items)
Administration Format Paper-and-pencil, CD, or computer
Qualification Level C

      

Unlike many other instruments developed for adults and adapted for adolescents, the MACI assessment was specifically created to address the unique concerns, pressures and situations facing teens. This dedicated tool, recently enhanced by the addition of the Grossman Facet Scales, helps assess personality patterns as well as self-reported concerns and clinical symptoms. Brief and easy to administer, the MACI test can assist practitioners in constructing treatment plans customized to individual needs—and help them guide troubled youth toward healthier, more authentic lives.

New Grossman Facet Scales zero in on critical issues

The test is well-suited for use in all teen treatment settings, including outpatient, inpatient, day treatment and residential treatment programs. Psychologists, psychiatrists, school psychologists, juvenile justice professionals and other mental health professionals find this versatile instrument essential in helping to:

  • Conduct detailed evaluations to confirm diagnostic hypotheses
  • Create individualized treatment plans
  • Measure progress before, during and after treatment

Key Features

To help you formulate more precise treatment plans, the new Grossman Facet Scales identify personality processes (e.g., self-image, mood temperament) that underlie overall scale elevations on the Personality Pattern scales. Each personality scale now has three facet scales, for which results are presented in the automated reports.

 

  • Using an age-appropriate format, the MACI test helps measure a number of factors closely associated with adolescents, including Sexual Discomfort, Substance Abuse Proneness, Suicidal Tendency and Eating Dysfunctions.
  • Taking 30 minutes or less to complete, the MACI test is designed to obtain the maximum amount of information with a minimal amount of the test-taker's effort—a feature that mental health professionals have found especially helpful in working with adolescents.

Grossman Facet Scales

Personality Patterns Corresponding Grossman Facet Scales
Personality Patterns and Corresponding Grossman Facet Scales
Scale 1
Introversive
Scale 1.1 Expressively Impassive
Scale 1.2 Temperamentally Apathetic
Scale 1.3 Interpersonally Unengaged
Scale 2A
Inhibited
Scale 2A.1 Expressively Fretful
Scale 2A.2 Interpersonally Aversive
Scale 2A.3 Alienated Self-Image
Scale 2B
Doleful
Scale 2B.1 Temperamentally Woeful
Scale 2B.2 Expressively Disconsolate
Scale 2B.3 Cognitively Pessimistic
Scale 3
Submissive
Scale 3.1 Interpersonally Docile
Scale 3.2 Temperamentally Pacific
Scale 3.3 Expressively Incompetent
Scale 4
Dramatizing
Scale 4.1 Interpersonally Attention-Seeking
Scale 4.2 Gregarious Self-Image
Scale 4.3 Cognitively Flighty
Scale 5
Egotistic
Scale 5.1 Admirable Self-Image
Scale 5.2 Cognitively Expansive
Scale 5.3 Interpersonally Exploitive
Scale 6A
Unruly
Scale 6A.1 Expressively Impulsive
Scale 6A.2 Acting-Out Mechanism
Scale 6A.3 Interpersonally Irresponsible
Scale 6B
Forceful
Scale 6B.1 Interpersonally Abrasive
Scale 6B.2 Expressively Precipitate
Scale 6B.3 Isolation Mechanism
Scale 7
Conforming
Scale 7.1 Expressively Disciplined
Scale 7.2 Interpersonally Respectful
Scale 7.3 Conscientious Self-Image
Scale 8A
Oppositional
Scale 8A.1 Discontented Self-Image
Scale 8A.2 Expressively Resentful
Scale 8A.3 Interpersonally Contrary
Scale 8B
Self-Demeaning
Scale 8B.1 Cognitively Diffident
Scale 8B.2 Undeserving Self-Image
Scale 8B.3 Temperamentally Dysphoric
Scale 9
Borderline Tendency
Scale 9.1 Temperamentally Labile
Scale 9.2 Cognitively Capricious
Scale 9.3 Uncertain Self-Image

Interpretive Report

Based on individual test results, this report provides an in-depth analysis that brings critical concerns to light and includes treatment strategies specifically developed to address teen-related issues. In addition, diagnostic recommendations are aligned with DSM–IV® classifications, helping to ensure the test's clinical utility and facilitate communication among practitioners. The report also includes a profile of base rate scores for the scales.

Profile Report

The profile report provides base rate scores for all 27 scales and 3 modifying indices in an easy-to-read graph. This convenient report can help quickly identify clients who may require more intensive evaluation.

MACI Scales
Modifying Indices
X Disclosure
Y Desirability
Z Debasement
Personality Patterns
1 Introversive
2A Inhibited
2B Doleful
3 Submissive
4 Dramatizing
5 Egotistic
6A Unruly
6B Forceful
7 Conforming
8A Oppositional
8B Self-Demeaning
9 Borderline Tendency
Expressed Concerns
A Identity Diffusion
B Self-Devaluation
C Body Disapproval
D Sexual Discomfort
E Peer Insecurity
F Social Insensitivity
G Family Discord
H Childhood Abuse
Clinical Syndromes
AA Eating Dysfunctions
BB Substance Abuse Proneness
CC Delinquent Predisposition
DD Impulsive Propensity
EE Anxious Feelings
FF Depressive Affect
GG Suicidal Tendency



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Q LOCAL™ SCORING AND REPORTING PRICE
45201 MACI™ Q Local™ Starter Kit with Interpretive Reports
Includes MACI manual, 3 answer sheets, and 3 Q Local administrations. (Does not include Q Local software.)
$170.00
51485 MACI™ Q Local™ Interpretive Reports*
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51486 MACI™ Q Local™ Profile Reports*
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51553 MACI™ Q Local™ Answer Sheets
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$39.00
MAIL-IN SCORING SERVICES PRICE
45200 MACI™ Mail-in Starter Kit with Scoring Interpretive Reports
Includes MACI manual and answer sheets: all the materials necessary to conduct 3 assessments and receive interpretive reports using the mail-in scoring service.
$192.00
46416 MACI™ Mail-in Scoring Interpretive Reports*
Includes scoring and answer sheet
$55.00
46417 MACI™ Mail-in Scoring Profile Reports*
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$42.00
HAND-SCORING TEST MATERIALS PRICE
45204 MACI™ Hand-Scoring Reorder Kit
Includes 50 answer sheets, 50 worksheets and 50 profile forms.
$247.00
45205 MACI™ Hand-Scoring Starter Kit
Includes MACI manual, hand-scoring user's guide, 10 test booklets, 50 answer sheets, 50 worksheets, 50 profile forms and answer keys.
$588.00
45217 MACI™ Hand-Scoring Test Booklets
Pkg of 10
$48.00
Q-GLOBAL™ ONLINE SCORING AND REPORTING* PRICE
63450 MACI™ Q-global™ Interpretive Report*
Price per administration
$39.00
63451 MACI™ Q-global™ Profile Report*
Price per administration
$30.00
63452 MACI™ Q-global™ Starter Kit with Interpretive Report
Includes Manual, 3 Answer Sheets, and 3 Q-global reports
$165.00
ADDITIONAL ADMINISTRATION MATERIALS PRICE
45210 MACI™ Manual
$71.00
45226 MACI™ Audio Compact Disc
Administration time: 42 Minutes and 10 Seconds.
$90.00
45228 MACI™ Test Booklet
$8.00
F16CD Training CD for the MACI™/M–PACI™ Tests
Three-lecture series with presenter Dr. Seth Grossman offers in-depth information on test use and interpretation. NO CHARGE.
$0.00

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