BOUNDARY AMBIGUITY

An uncertainty of one's position in the family after a divorce or separation. See permeable family.

BOUNDARY AMBIGUITY: "Joe was suffering from boundary ambiguity because he used to be the oldest child and now he was the thired oldest."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BOUNDARY AMBIGUITY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/boundary-ambiguity-2/ (accessed October 18, 2019).
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