Seven OAI Scales

  1. Truthfulness Scale: Measures inmate truthfulness while completing the test. It identifies denial, problem, minimization, and attempts to "fake good."
  2. Violence Scale: Measures an inmate disposition or propensity to injure damage, or destroy.
  3. Resistance Scale: Measures defensiveness, non- compliance, and oppositional attitudes.
  4. Alcohol Scale: Measures alcohol use and the severity of abuse.
  5. Drug Scale: Measures the severity of non-prescription (illicit) drug use or abuse.
  6. Substance Abuse/Dependency Scale: Classifies substance use, abuse or dependency according to DSM-IV methodology.
  7. Stress Coping (Management) Abilities Scale: Measures the inmates ability to manage stress, pressure, and anxiety.