The study of relationship between emotional intelligence and self-esteem with imposter syndrome

bahram, azita (2011) The study of relationship between emotional intelligence and self-esteem with imposter syndrome. Journal of Fundamentals of Mental Health, 13 (49). pp. 30-41.

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Abstract

One of the personality characteristics affecting on the studentâ��s performance is imposter syndrome. Klans and Aimes first introduced pretendism phenomenon and believed that this phenomenon serves as progress and success obstacle. This study had done aiming to investigate relationship between emotional intelligence and self-esteem with imposter syndrome among medical students. Materials and Methods: In a correlational study, 146 medical students, studying in Gilan Medical university and 54 participants from Yerevan medical college were selected through classified random sampling in 2009-2010.Study tools were Showt emotional intelligence scale, Cooper Smith self-esteem test and imposter syndrome scale (CIPS). Data was analyzed by correlation and regression model.  Results: Self-esteem has negative significant correlation with imposter syndrome (P<0.0001). Among emotional intelligence indicators, evaluation indicator, emotional expression and emotional productivity have positive significant correlation (P<0.009) with imposter syndrome (P=0.2), while there is no correlation between emotional regulation and imposter syndrome. Also there was a significant difference among predictive variables of Guilan University and Yerevan medicine college students in terms of emotional productivity indicator.  Conclusion: Although Individuals with imposter syndrome are successful in their performance, they are not capable to internalize their successes and gain self-esteem.  Â

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WM Psychiatry
Divisions: Journals > Journal of Fundamentals of Mental Health
Depositing User: jfmh jfmh
Date Deposited: 27 Sep 2017 17:37
Last Modified: 27 Sep 2017 17:37
URI: http://eprints.mums.ac.ir/id/eprint/5591

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