The Paradox of Perfectionism

Kellie Shamenski RCCRelationships, Trauma

Is perfectionism healthy for us? If you were to ask most counselors and psychotherapists you may get several ideas and explanations, however, the overall, resounding answer from most professionals would be: ’no, not really’. The concept of ‘healthy perfectionism’ can be compared to the concept of ‘healthy alcoholism’. Once this inner drive becomes an over-functioning addiction to achievement the benefits … Read More