All tagged growth mindset

5 Quick Tips to Help Your Child Persevere

Hi, my name is Colleen, and I am a perfectionist.

I have been for as long as I can remember. 

For a long time, I wore it as a badge of honor, never realizing the adverse effects it had on me. Never understanding that my perfectionism went hand in hand with a fear of failure. Never connecting the intense anxiety I experienced with an irrational need to be perfect, to be the best.