Quiz Result

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

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Perfectionism Quiz Results

Healthy perfectionism is operating when the benefits of your perfectionism outweigh the costs, when your focus is on achieving personally set standards rather than avoidance of making mistakes, your strategies are flexible and you show the ability to adapt. Typically when your healthy perfectionism is operating you experience increased feelings of competence, confidence and satisfaction.

Unhealthy perfectionism is operating when the costs of your perfectionism outweigh the benefits, when you are preoccupied with making mistakes, and you are rigid in your approach to problem solving. Typically when your unhealthy perfectionism is operating you experience chronic feelings of anxiety, stress, guilt and doubt. You feel like you are working hard all of the time with outcomes that don’t correspond with your hard work.