Dr. Margaret Paul - Author, Counselor/Therapist, Marriage Educator, Relationship Coach, Sex Educator, Speaker/Presenter - Pacific Palisades, CA
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Dr. Margaret Paul (PhD)


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Phone 310-459-1700

Fax: 310-459-1727


What Truth Are You Withholding From Your Partner? [EXPERT[

"He will be so angry if I tell him that." "I'm afraid of losing her if I'm honest with her." How often have you said to yourself, "I can't say that because he/she will get angry, shut down, get hurt, or leave"? How do you feel when you are not open with your ...

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How To Save Your Marriage When You Have Children

Research indicates that, unless there is violence in the home, children are generally better off being raised by an intact family. Whenever clients who have children call to work with me on their marriage, I always encourage ...

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Anxious Or Depressed? Learn Why!

I was a very anxious child. When I was five years old, my mother took me to a child psychiatrist. After we each spoke with him and we were ready to leave, he turned to me and said, "Tell your mother not to yell at you." I clearly remember thinking, "I'm only five years old and she doesn't ...

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Relationship Challenge: Speaking Up In The Moment

Maria consulted with me because she was frustrated about the distance she felt in her relationship with her husband, Carl. He wanted to be close to her, but she didn't feel close to him. "I think the problem is that he often ...

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Real Love Versus Infatuation [EXPERT}

In real love you want the other person's good. In romantic love, you want the other person. ~Margaret Anderson Real love is never ownership, only stewardship of this moment's experiences. ~Karen Casey I like the quote by Margaret Anderson. However, I would add that in real love you also want your ...

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Dr. Margaret Paul

Quick Stats

Main Specialty:

Anxiety Issues

Couples/Marital Issues




Time in Practice:

25 years +

I practice in:

All areas, please inquire

Additional Expertise:


Marriage Educator

Relationship Coach

Sex Educator


I offer my services:


Via Skype

I am fluent in:


Articles by Dr. Margaret Paul

What Truth Are You Withholding From Your Partner? [EXPERT[

What are you sacrificing by not being fully yourself out of fear of anothers' reaction?

Busy Mom

How To Save Your Marriage When You Have Children

If you have children and are thinking of getting a divorce, this article if for you.


Anxious Or Depressed? Learn Why!

Discover emotional and physical reasons for anxiety & depression that you can change right now!

deep breath

Relationship Challenge: Speaking Up In The Moment

Have you often had the experience of not knowing what to say when feeling judged or blamed?

Gay Couple

Real Love Versus Infatuation [EXPERT}

Do you know the difference between real love and infatuation? They are light years apart.

Check Out My New Book
Inner Bonding: Becoming a Loving Adult to Your Inner Child
Inner bonding is the process of connecting our ...
By Margaret Paul
Do I Have to Give Up Me to Be Loved by You? (Second Edition)
Newly updated by the authors, here is the ...
By Jordan Paul Ph.D., Margaret Paul Ph.D.
Healing Your Aloneness: Finding Love and Wholeness Through Your Inner Child
Erika Chopich and Margaret Paul show how ...
By Margaret Paul, Erika J. Chopich
Healing Your Aloneness Workbook
This book teaches a profound six-step process ...
By Erika J. Chopich, Margaret Paul

Dr. Margaret Paul

All Specialties

Addiction, Anger Management, Anxiety Issues, Communication Problems, Couples/Marital Issues, Dating/Being Single Support, Depression, Divorce/Divorce Prevention, Domestic Abuse, Eating & Food Issues, Empowering Women, Family Support, Health/Wellness, Infidelity / Affair Recovery, LGBT Issues (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender), Life Management, Life Transitions, Parenting, Personality Disorders, Post Traumatic Stress / Trauma, Postpartum Depression, Sexuality, Spiritual, Stepfamilies, Stress Management, Wellness