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Esmie P. Smith, Andrew P. Hill and Howard K. Hall

Likert scale (1 =  strongly disagree to 7 =  strongly agree ). The stem was adapted to ensure that participants focussed on the statements in relation to their soccer participation (e.g., “In football…”). The SOP subscale reflects exceedingly high standards from one’s self, accompanied by harsh self-criticism

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Rachel Arnold, Nicole Bolter, Lori Dithurbide, Karl Erickson, Blair Evans, Larkin Lamarche, Sean Locke, Eric Martin and Kathleen Wilson

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prediabetes diagnoses were grouped into four themes: (a) distress and fear, (b) denial and downplay of risks, (c) guilt and self‐criticism, and (d) self‐compassion. One of the most prominent distress responses surrounded fear of the future, “There’s a big element of worry . . . like I’m on the train and I can

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Kim Gammage, Rachel Arnold, Nicole Bolter, Angela Coppola, Thomas Curran, Lori Dithurbide, Karl Erickson, Larkin Lamarche, Sean Locke, Luc Martin and Kathleen Wilson

’s functionality but also engaged in self-criticism. To negotiate these perceptions, the women placed less emphasis on appearance and focused on health and physical functioning. There was, however, evidence that they made efforts to manage their appearance in many ways, such as by styling their hair, using

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Robert Weinberg

that although negative self-talk was related to poorer performance for European Americans, it was related to better performance for East Asians. It has been argued that there are fewer negative consequences of self-criticism for individuals from collectivist cultural backgrounds (e.g., East Asians

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Denise M. Hill, Matthew Cheesbrough, Paul Gorczynski and Nic Matthews

appeared that in each of the four cases, the negative affect was sustained through rumination and self-criticism: “I kept thinking, ‘You prat why did you do that?’ . . . All the things I’ve practiced . . . all the things I’ve been taught, and I couldn’t do it when it mattered.’ I was furious with myself

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Stephen Pack, Monna Arvinen-Barrow, Stacy Winter and Brian Hemmings

.g., “excessive self-criticism” and “temporary setbacks”), and regain a more helpful perspective (or “remoralization” as opposed to demoralization; Frank, 1973 ). In addition to benefitting clients, it also seemed that humor afforded a “lighter” approach for the participants, some of whom described their experiences

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Amber D. Mosewich, Catherine M. Sabiston, Kent C. Kowalski, Patrick Gaudreau and Peter R.E. Crocker

Women athletes encounter many potentially stressful situations in competitive sport, such as body dissatisfaction, injury, bullying, eating disorders, coach conflicts, poor performance and performance plateau, self-criticism, and social comparisons, that are often accompanied by negative self

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Pooja Somasundaram and Alexandra M. Burgess

, mistakes, or imperfections as total failures ( Frost et al., 1990 ). Therefore, researchers have surmised that for individuals high in evaluative concerns, any shortcoming in their ability to achieve their ideal, desired body shape may trigger self-criticism and feelings of failure ( Hewitt et al., 1995

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Margaret E. Whitehead, Elizabeth J. Durden-Myers and Niek Pot

embodiment as a valuable aspect of self. This has been alluded to in the sociocultural appraisal above and is particularly pertinent in secondary schools. In today’s challenging environment that endlessly presents people with models to emulate and makes criticism and self-criticism all too easy, this growth

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Tracy C. Donachie, Andrew P. Hill and Daniel J. Madigan

of self-punishment, self-belittlement, and self-criticism ( Flett, Hewitt, Nepon, & Besser, 2018 ). In accord, rather than energizing action, perfectionistic cognitions impede perceptions of coping resources and contribute to negative emotions ( Flett et al., 2018 ). Of interest to the current study