Highly correlated with the PCL-R test, the PCL:SV test takes about half as long to administer and is an effective screener for psychopathic (antisocial) disorders. Test administrators should be familiar with the theory and research documented in the PCL-R manual before administering the PCL:SV test.
Norms are available for the following populations:
- Forensic nonpsychiatric
- Forensic psychiatric
- Civil psychiatric
- Noncriminal nonpsychiatric