Perfectionism and coping with daily failures: positive reframing helps achieve satisfaction at the end of the day

  title={Perfectionism and coping with daily failures: positive reframing helps achieve satisfaction at the end of the day},
  author={Joachim Stoeber and Dirk P. Janssen},
  journal={Anxiety, Stress, \& Coping},
  pages={477 - 497}
Differentiating perfectionistic strivings and perfectionistic concerns, the present study examined how perfectionism predicts what coping strategies people use, when dealing with failures, and how perfectionism and coping influence people's satisfaction. A sample of 149 students completed daily reports for 3–14 days, reporting the most bothersome failure they experienced during the day, what strategies they used to cope with the failure, and how satisfied they felt at the end of the day… Expand

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