Happy Thanksgiving: Setting and Maintaining Family Boundaries [Especially for Asian and South Asian Families]

Monya De, MD MPH
4 min readNov 22, 2017

“You have to come visit us every weekend with the kids, because we took care of you when you were little.”

“Spend only $300 per year on clothes. You don’t need to impress anyone in your office.”

“Of course I called that manager at Google. I had to find out why they didn’t hire my son after the last interview.”

Every day, thousands of people sit on couches in their therapists’ offices , learning…

Monya De, MD MPH

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