CATASTROPHIZING

The exaggerate the negative effects of events or decisions.

CATASTROPHIZING: "People are catastrophising when they are in an event they deem to be disastrous but it really isn't."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CATASTROPHIZING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/catastrophizing/ (accessed April 17, 2021).
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