Revisión Sistemática sobre Iniciativa de Crecimiento Personal


  • Clarissa Pinto Pizarro de Freitas Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul
  • Bruno Figueiredo Damásio Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
  • Patrícia Renovato Tobo Natura Innovation
  • Helder Hiroki Kamei Natura Innovation
  • Sílvia Helena Koller Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul
Palabras clave: Iniciativa de crecimiento personal, evaluación, bienestar, revisión de literatura


The present study aimed to conduct a systematic review of publications about personal growth initiative. A literature review was conducted in Bireme, Index Psi, LILACS, PePSIC, Pubmed - Publisher’s Medline, Wiley Online Library, PsycINFO, OneFile, SciVerse ScienceDirect, ERIC, Emerald Journals, PsycARTICLES - American Psychological Association, Directory of Open Access Journals - DOAJ, SAGE Journals, SpringerLink, PLoS, IngentaConnect, IEEE Journals & Magazines and SciELO databases. It was found 53 studies, excluded seven, and analyzed 46 researches. The studies focused on scale psychometric proprieties, relations of personal initiative growth and others constructs. Furthermore the studies investigated the impact of interventions to promote personal growth initiative. It was demonstrated that personal growth initiative was positively related to positive dimensions, such as self-esteem and well-being, and negatively to negative factors, among these anxiety and depression.


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Biografía del autor/a

Clarissa Pinto Pizarro de Freitas, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul

Institute of Psychology

Bruno Figueiredo Damásio, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro

Institute of Psychology

Patrícia Renovato Tobo, Natura Innovation

Advanced Research in Sciences of Wellbeing

Helder Hiroki Kamei, Natura Innovation

Advanced Research in Sciences of Wellbeing

Sílvia Helena Koller, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul

Institute of Psychology


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Cómo citar
Pinto Pizarro de Freitas, C., Damásio, B. F., Tobo, P. R., Kamei, H. H., & Koller, S. H. (2016). Revisión Sistemática sobre Iniciativa de Crecimiento Personal. Anales de Psicología / Annals of Psychology, 32(3), 770–782.