Perfectionism, Depression, Loneliness, and Life Satisfaction

  title={Perfectionism, Depression, Loneliness, and Life Satisfaction},
  author={Kenneth T. Wang and Mantak Yuen and Robert B. Slaney},
  journal={The Counseling Psychologist},
  pages={249 - 274}
This study investigates the cross-cultural construct validity of perfectionism using the Chinese translation of the Almost Perfect Scale—Revised (APS-R; Slaney, Mobley, Trippi, Ashby, & Johnson, 1996) with 509 Chinese high school students from Hong Kong. The factor structure of the Chinese APS-R and correlations between the APS-R subscales and measures of Depression, Satisfaction with Life, and Loneliness are examined. Participants are grouped into three clusters—adaptive and maladaptive… 

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