Perfectionistic self-presentation in children and adolescents: development and validation of the Perfectionistic Self-Presentation Scale--Junior Form.

@article{Hewitt2011PerfectionisticSI,
  title={Perfectionistic self-presentation in children and adolescents: development and validation of the Perfectionistic Self-Presentation Scale--Junior Form.},
  author={Paul L Hewitt and Jonathan S. Blasberg and Gordon L. Flett and Avi Besser and Simon B. Sherry and Carmen M Caelian and Michael P Papsdorf and Tracy G. Cassels and Susan Birch},
  journal={Psychological assessment},
  year={2011},
  volume={23 1},
  pages={125-42}
}
Research on adults indicates that perfectionistic self-presentation, the interpersonal expression of one's perfection, is associated with a variety of psychopathological outcomes independent of trait perfectionism and Big Five traits. The current article reports on the development and evidence for the validity of the subtest score interpretations of an 18-item self-report measure of perfectionistic self-presentation for children and adolescents. Analyses conducted on data from two clinical… CONTINUE READING