Gifted Kids deal with a lot more than just what is talked about in schools. High performance brings high expectations that are often more stifling than the education system that they are in. Dr. K explains more about gifted kids and their fear of failure, and how to break the cycle as an adult.
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▼ Timestamps ▼
00:00 - Preview
00:15 - Call Begins
01:10 - Monitoring everything you say
07:46 - Failure and disapproval
11:24 - "The failure is the 'real' you"
17:06 - Comparative identity
24:11 - Disappointing people does hurt as much as being unfulfilled
30:46 - Sharing research
33:12 - Conclusion
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