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'''Psychological boundaries''' are protective mental enclosures constructed through [[social norms]], [[etiquette]], [[professional rules]] and explicit [[social bargaining]] which sustain the integrity of [[individuals]], [[dyads]] and [[groups]]. Where boundaries are breached the stability of relationships and identities are threatened and a great deal of psychological work may be needed to restablish equilibrium.
 
'''Psychological boundaries''' are protective mental enclosures constructed through [[social norms]], [[etiquette]], [[professional rules]] and explicit [[social bargaining]] which sustain the integrity of [[individuals]], [[dyads]] and [[groups]]. Where boundaries are breached the stability of relationships and identities are threatened and a great deal of psychological work may be needed to restablish equilibrium.
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== See also==
 
== See also==
 
*[[Group dynamics]]
 
*[[Group dynamics]]
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*[[Interpersonal interaction]]
 
*[[Interpersonal interaction]]
 
*[[Personality processes]]
 
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*[[Personal space]]
 
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*[[Professional client sexual relations]]
 
*[[Professional client sexual relations]]
 
*[[Standard of maintaining personal boundaries]]
 
*[[Standard of maintaining personal boundaries]]
 
*[[Territorality]]
 
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
*[http://blogs.psychcentral.com/therapist-within/2010/07/setting-boundaries-how-mending-your-defences-can-keep-your-relationships-healthy/ Setting Boundaries: How Mending Your (De)fences Can Keep Your Relationships Healthy]
 
*[http://blogs.psychcentral.com/therapist-within/2010/07/setting-boundaries-how-mending-your-defences-can-keep-your-relationships-healthy/ Setting Boundaries: How Mending Your (De)fences Can Keep Your Relationships Healthy]
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[[Category:Group process]]
 
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Psychological boundaries are protective mental enclosures constructed through social norms, etiquette, professional rules and explicit social bargaining which sustain the integrity of individuals, dyads and groups. Where boundaries are breached the stability of relationships and identities are threatened and a great deal of psychological work may be needed to restablish equilibrium.


See also


External links

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