Watch the video above and talk about it with a friend or mentor.

When people oppose your decision to leave Mormonism in demeaning, controlling, or manipulative ways, you must set firm boundaries.

Key Points:

  • A Toxic Relationship Features Ongoing Manipulation.
  • The Importance of Setting Boundaries.
  • What Type of Boundaries Should You Set?
  • Others May Set Boundaries for You.

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Talk About It
  1. How would you define a toxic person?
  2. Give some examples of toxic responses people have made toward you as you left Mormonism.
  3. How do toxic responses differ from the normal responses friends and family might make to your faith journey?
  4. What are some reasonable strategies for dealing with toxic people?
  5. What are some appropriate boundaries to set with toxic people?
  6. Write a personal action step based on this conversation.