Harvard Mental Health Letter

References for "Becoming a better perfectionist"

Sassaroli S, et al. "Perfectionism in Depression, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, and Eating Disorders," Behavior Research and Therapy (June 2008): Vol. 46, No. 6, pp. 757–65. www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18394588

Stoeber J, et al. "Positive Conceptions of Perfectionism: Approaches, Evidence, Challenges," Personality and Social Psychology Review (April 2006): Vol. 10, No. 4, pp. 295–319. www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17201590

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