Busting boundary-related myths
- Myth 1: Boundaries are selfish. When we don’t manage our personal resources, we can’t support other people.
- Myth 2: Boundaries are meant to keep people out. Setting boundaries helps us manage our personal resources. When we are low on these resources, we are actually more likely to push people away.
- Myth 3: Boundaries are guarded and inflexible. Boundaries are negotiable.