The Child–Adolescent Perfectionism Scale

  title={The Child–Adolescent Perfectionism Scale},
  author={G. Flett and P. Hewitt and A. Besser and C. Su and T. Vaillancourt and D. Boucher and Yvette Munro and Lisa A. Davidson and Olga Gale},
  journal={Journal of Psychoeducational Assessment},
  pages={634 - 652}
  • G. Flett, P. Hewitt, +6 authors Olga Gale
  • Published 2016
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Psychoeducational Assessment
  • There is growing interest in perfectionism among children and adolescents as well as growing interest in the measures designed to assess perfectionism in young people. The current article describes the development and psychometric characteristics of the Child–Adolescent Perfectionism Scale (CAPS), a measure that assesses self-oriented perfectionism and socially prescribed perfectionism. The results of three studies involving multiple samples are reported. The psychometric features of this… CONTINUE READING
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