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Vivian Irena Woodfin

Associate Professor
  • E-mailvivian.woodfin@uib.no
  • Visitor Address
    Alrek helseklynge, Årstadveien 17
    5009 Bergen
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7807
    5020 Bergen

Self-compassion, compassion, and mindfulness


Mixed methods and qualitative research

Academic article
  • Show author(s) (2023). Perfection is a sad and lonely place: A study of existential vulnerability in the life stories of persons struggling with perfectionism. International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health and Well-being.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Perfectionistic individuals' understanding of how painful experiences have shaped their relationship to others. Frontiers in Psychology.
  • Show author(s) (2021). A Randomized Control Trial of a Brief Self-Compassion Intervention for Perfectionism, Anxiety, Depression, and Body Image. Frontiers in Psychology. 1-8.
  • Show author(s) (2020). The Psychometric Properties of the Frost Multidimensional Perfectionism Scale - Brief. Frontiers in Psychology. 7 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2019). Becoming Aware of Inner Self-Critique and Kinder Toward Self: A Qualitative Study of Experiences of Outcome After a Brief Self-Compassion Intervention for University Level Students. Frontiers in Psychology. 1-12.
  • Show author(s) (2023). The "Perfect" Storm: Perfeksjonistiske trekk blant ungdom og unge voksne øker.
  • Show author(s) (2022). Selv-vennlighet, mindfulness og fellesmenneskelighet.
  • Show author(s) (2022). Akademisk Lunsj - Sjølvmedkjensle og mindfulness. BOBcast - ein podcast frå Bergen offentlige bibliotek.
Doctoral dissertation
  • Show author(s) (2022). Self-Compassion and Perfectionism.
  • Show author(s) (2023). Hvordan håndtere perfeksjonisme.
  • Show author(s) (2022). Er du en perfeksjonist? Det kan prege den psykiske helsen din.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Selvmedfølelse kan redusere skadelig perfeksjonisme.
Website (informational material)
  • Show author(s) (2021). Perfeksjonisme. Podcast fra UiB Popviten.

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