Repetitive negative thinking mediates the association between perfectionism and psychological distress

@inproceedings{Macdo2015RepetitiveNT,
  title={Repetitive negative thinking mediates the association between perfectionism and psychological distress},
  author={Ant{\^o}nio da Silva Mac{\^e}do and Maria Jo{\~a}o Soares and Ana Paula S Amaral and Vasco Nogueira and Nuno Madeira and Carolina Roque and Mariana Marroni Marques and Bruno Maia and Sandra Bos and Jos{\'e} Valente and Ana Telma Pereira},
  year={2015}
}
Our objective was to analyze the relationships between Repetitive negative thinking (RNT), perfectionism and psychological distress. Specifically we wanted to test if RNT mediates the relationship between perfectionism and psychological distress. 788 college students completed self-report questionnaires to evaluate perfectionism trait dimensions [Evaluative concerns (EC) and Positive strivings (PS)], RNT dimensions [Repetitive thinking (RT) and Cognitive interference and unproductivity (CIU… CONTINUE READING