Dr. Tina Tessina - Author, Counselor/Therapist, Marriage and Family Therapist, Psychologist, Relationship Coach - Long Beach, CA
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Dr. Tina Tessina (LMFT,MFT,PhD)

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My Boyfriend and I Can't Compromise

My Boyfriend and I Can't Compromise

Do you fight a lot as a couple when it comes to making decisions about holidays and family events? Do you worry that those differences are irreconcilable. If so, help is on the way. In this video, author and YourTango Expert Read More

When Widows Should Start Dating Again

When Widows Should Start Dating Again

Are you a widow? Do you think you're ready to start dating again, but wondering whether the time is right? If so, help is on the way. In this video, relationship coach and YourTango Expert Tina ...

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Dating Advice Every Single Mom Should Know

Dating Advice Every Single Mom Should Know

Are you a single mom with grown kids? Ready to get back on the dating scene, but wondering whether you're too old to be back on the market? Well, wonder no more! YourTango is ...

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How To Stop Arguing With Your Spouse About Money

How To Stop Arguing With Your Spouse About Money

Do you and your husband argue about money? Is it starting to take a toll on your relationship? If so, help is on the way. In this video, psychologist, therapist and YourTango Expert Read More

How To Decide Whether Or Not To End Your Marriage

How To Decide Whether Or Not To End Your Marriage

Do you find it nearly impossible to work things out with your spouse? Does it seem like there's no way to fix your Read More

Articles by Dr. Tina Tessina
Staying Dry

Dear Dr. Romance: Should a grad student in her 20s date a man who

Why are you avoiding romance? This old guy is just a way to hide out, and at your age, you shouldn't

Relationships: How To Stop Bad Habits In Your Marriage

Dr. Romance On The 9 Worst Marital Habits To Avoid

If you find yourself doing any of these things, consider changing your behavior or counseling

Lesbian Couple

Dear Dr. Romance: I can now free myself and enjoy helping people

A reader thanks Dr. Romance for the positive motivation.

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How to Be Irresistible to Your Mate

So many couples I see in my office are in trouble because they have a knee-jerk oppositional respons

Dating Tips: How To Avoid Arguments With Your Partner

Stop The Arguing! 6 Ways To Calm Down & Communicate Better

Dr. Romance offers guidelines for understanding and being understood.

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Love Styles: How To Celebrate Your Differences
Equal Partners: How to Build a Lasting Relationship (Inner Workbooks)
Love Styles How to Celebrate Your Differences
The Real 13th Step : Discovering Confidence, Self-Reliance, and Independence Beyond the 12-Step Programs
True Partners (An Inner Workbook)
The Unofficial Guide to Dating Again
The Commuter Marriage: Keep Your Relationship Close While You're Far Apart
Gay Relationships
LoveStyles - How to Celebrate Your Differences
The Ten Smartest Decisions a Woman Can Make After Forty
How to Be a Couple and Still Be Free: Third Edition
The 10 Smartest Decisions a WOMAN Can Make Before 40
Money, Sex, and Kids: Stop Fighting about the Three Things That Can Ruin Your Marriage
It Ends with You: Grow Up and Out of Dysfunction

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