Multidimensional Perfectionism Scale

The Multidimensional Perfectionism Scale is a measure of perfectionism traits:

1. Self-Oriented Perfectionism
2. Other-Oriented Perfectionism
3. Socially Prescribed Perfectionism

 

If you wish to use the measure for research, clinical, applied, or consulting purposes, it is available only from Multihealth Systems Inc. The contact information is provided below. A technical manual is also available from Multihealth Systems Inc.

 

Contact Information 3770 Victoria Park Ave.
Toronto, ON.
M2H 3M6
Toll-free number within North America: 1-800-268-6011.
For countries outside North America: +1 416 492 2627
Multihealth Systems Inc. Website

 

References Hewitt, P. L., & Flett, G. L. (1991). Perfectionism in the self and social contexts: Conceptualization, assessment, and association with psychopathology. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 60, 456–470. doi: 10.1037/0022-3514.60.3.456
Hewitt, P. L., Flett, G. L., Turnbull-Donovan, W., & Mikail, S. F. (1991). The Multidimensional Perfectionism Scale: Reliability, validity, and psychometric properties in psychiatric samples. Psychological Assessment, 3(3), 464–468. http://doi.org/10.1037/1040-3590.3.3.464
Hewitt, P. L., & Flett, G. L. (2004). Multidimensional Perfectionism Scale (MPS): Technical manual. Toronto, Canada: Multi-Health Systems.

 

Normative data Normative Data for Multidimensional Perfectionism Scale Subscales of Self-Oriented Perfectionism, Other Oriented Perfectionism, and Socially Prescribed Perfectionism for Community, Psychiatric Patient, and University Student Samples.