Impostor Syndrome List of References - Updated 2019

Hello and welcome back,

We dedicated an entire new episode on impostor syndrome because, although it’s not a full DSM V diagnosis, it affects professionals in every field alike, from psychology to live streamers.

Below I am adding on the sources used in the latest episode for you to check out and use on your own.

Good luck and let me know if you’ve ever felt like you don’t have enough credentials to belong in the comments.

References 9-26-2019:

Abrams, Abigail. Yes, Impostor Syndrome Is Real. Here's How to Deal With It. Time. June 20, 2018.

Weir, Kristen. Feel like a fraud? American Psychological Association.

Corkindale, Gill. Overcoming Imposter Syndrome. Harvard Business Review. May 07, 2008.

Wildling, Melody. The Five Types Of Impostor Syndrome And How To Beat Them. FastCompany. May 18, 2017.

References 2-17-2018:

Impostor syndrome
Feel like a fraud? By Kirsten Weir

Kolligian, J., & Sternberg, R. J. (1991). Perceived fraudulence in young adults: Is there an 'impostor syndrome'?. Journal Of Personality Assessment, 56(2), 308-326. doi:10.1207/s15327752jpa5602_10

Russell, Rebecca “On Overcoming Imposter Syndrome
Academic Medicine: August 2017 - Volume 92 - Issue 8 - p 1070
doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000001801
Student and Resident Letters to the Editor: Professional Identity and Diversity and Inclusion

Henning, K., Ey, S. and Shaw, D. (1998), Perfectionism, the impostor phenomenon and psychological adjustment in medical, dental, nursing and pharmacy students. Medical Education, 32: 456–464. doi:10.1046/j.1365-2923.1998.00234.x
Strong associations were found between current psychological distress, perfectionism and impostor feelings for students in programs where they feel under stress

Holmes, S. W., Kertay, L., Adamson, L. B., Holland, C. L., & Clance, P. R. (1993). Measuring the imposter phenomenon: A comparison of Clance's IP scale and Harvey's I-P scale. Journal Of Personality Assessment, 60(1), 48-59. doi:10.1207/s15327752jpa6001_3