How to Cure a Case of Impostor Syndrome, Washington Post, 1/13/19

I think everyone at some point has experienced what is called “imposter syndrome” (IS) – a psychological pattern in which an individual doubts their accomplishments and has a persistent internalized fear of being exposed as a “fraud.”

Attached is a piece from Washington Post on how to cure it. I’m not sure it can be “cured” but it can be dealt with in effective ways.

I’ve also linked below to a couple of well-written articles on IS and it’s variations:

5 Different Types of Imposter Syndrome (and 5 Ways to Battle Each One)

Yes, Impostor Syndrome Is Real. Here’s How to Deal With It

What Is Impostor Syndrome?

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