Fear of the Abyss: Healing the Wounds of Shame & Perfectionism by Aleta Edwards, Psy.D.
Approx. 73,210 words.
Published on January 28, 2011.
Most self-help or personal growth books help people “cope” better with one specific problem that troubles them. This book offers healing for a wounded core by providing specific guidance to those with the central issues of perfectionism and shame, regardless of which issues or diagnoses are on the surface. It includes many examples and clinical vignettes drawn from the author's experience.