“Whatever I do, it is never good enough”: the consequences of the imposter syndrome on academic and professional performance”.

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation


The presentation covers a list of key traits of the imposter syndrome among children and adults, e.g., low self-esteem, high perfectionism, external attributions of success, etc. It also looks at the different types of imposters that can be identified among school children and the consequences that imposter syndrome might have on children's physical and mental health as well as on their academic and professional performance.
Period10 Dec 2022
Event titleCareer Talk Conference 2022
Event typeConference
LocationBucharest, RomaniaShow on map
Degree of RecognitionRegional


  • imposter syndrome
  • Mental health
  • school children
  • procrastination
  • self-esteem

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Psychology(all)