Resources for Dealing with Perfectionism


Perfectionism is a trait strong in certain gifted students. Something that begins as a desire to do well can turn into crippling fear of inadequate performance, testing anxiety, or delayed abilities due to fear of being able to do it perfectly. Parents and educators can help these kids along the way by understanding the nature of perfectionism and the hold it can have on them. Here are a few titles to learn more about it:


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