Greg Chasson Presentation at ABCT

Understanding how to spot and overcome perfectionism is mission-critical for improving the well-being and functioning of your organization’s workplace.

An Associate Professor and Clinical Psychologist at the University of Chicago, the author of Flawed: Why Perfectionism is a Challenge for Management, and a recovering perfectionist who is decidedly imperfect (just ask his wife), Dr. Greg Chasson delivers an engaging and powerful keynote address—The Productivity Finger Trap: Overcoming Perfectionism by Intentionally Surrendering Control. In addition to improved productivity, your organization will benefit from a more positive workplace culture and stronger profitability.

After experiencing this powerful keynote presentations, attendees will be able to:

  1. Think more flexibly and broadly to enable adaptability in the workplace;
  2. Greatly reduce procrastination and other avoidance behaviors to increase work output;
  3. Prioritize tasks based on values to enhance efficiency;
  4. Interact with colleagues in a less toxic and more effective manner; and
  5. Eradicate the negative effects of perfectionism without sacrificing high quality deliverables. 
Greg Chasson Presentation in Shanghai, China

Let’s create an impactful and memorable experience for your organization! Get started! Email Dr. Chasson today at or send him a message via the contact form.

Dr. Chasson Delivering a Workshop in China

Enlist Dr. Chasson for live and/or virtual group-based consultation services for your organization’s leadership and teams. The services are designed to help your organization detect and overcome perfectionism with a focus on: 

  1. Identifying perfectionism in your workplace and within your teams and how it may be negatively impacting your organization’s productivity, culture, and profitability;
  2. Developing and implementing top-down anti-perfectionism solutions for your organization’s culture; and
  3. Designing and deploying anti-perfectionism solutions to help organization’s address perfectionism when it presents at the individual employee level.

Anti-perfectionism workshop services include synchronous half- or full-day workshops (live or virtual), delivered by Dr. Chasson, that are focused on didactics and group exercises. Workshop approaches include assessing for perfectionism using vignettes, engaging in role-plays, applying anti-perfectionism worksheets, and practicing how to design comprehensive anti-perfectionism solutions and implementation strategies for your teams.

Anti-perfectionism group consultation services include hourly synchronous group meetings (live or virtual) in which Dr. Chasson checks in with an organization’s stakeholders (e.g., leadership, employees), troubleshoots perfectionism concerns as a group, and provides support for detecting and overcoming perfectionism in your workplace.

Get started! Email Dr. Chasson today at or send him a message via the contact form.

Hire Dr. Chasson for individual consultations for your organization. Services are tailored to each organization and may include (a) comprehensively evaluating perfectionism in your workplace, (b) developing individualized anti-perfectionism solutions for your organization, (c) assisting with the implementation of tailored strategies, and (d) facilitating long-term maintenance of anti-perfectionism techniques.

Please note, Dr. Chasson does not provide direct care, treatment, or clinical consultations for patients except through the University of Chicago Medicine.