Dr. Karen Sherman - Author, Counselor/Therapist, Marriage Educator, Psychologist, Relationship Coach - Plainview, NY
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Dr. Karen Sherman (MFT,NCC,PhD)



Technology See-Saw: Balancing in 2013

Here it is 2013!  Some of us thought there wouldn’t even be a 2013; others of us can remember back to the movie 2001 where the ideas in that film seemed so far fetched.  Paraphrasing an old ad, “We’ve come a long way, baby!”  The world certainly is a different ...

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12 Ways To Break Bad Relationship Habits

Do you have bad relationship habits? Of course you do. Who doesn't? That's why we asked over 100 YourTango Experts the following question: What are the most effective ways to overcome toxic relationship habits? The top three picks were: replacing them with more positive behaviors/habits, attending ...

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20 Ways to Beat Holiday Stress

It's that time of year again that most of us look forward to ... cautiously! Though it’s supposed to be a Holiday Season which infers excitement and good times, it’s also a period that is fraught with stress and tension on so many different ...

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5 Lessons from Sandy for Your Relationship

For many of you, like me, you're still in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.  Clearly, the intensity of the devastation varied both in actual damage and in the time that people were inconvenienced. I was fortunate to not have any real damage.  However, we did live without power for 12 days.  We ...

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3 Golden Rules To Follow When Committing To A Therapist

Our relationships are probably the most important aspect of our life.  As a relationship expert, I tell people that I specialize in relationship to others and yourself. It's my belief that the two very much go together. Clearly, whether it's concerning ...

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Dr. Karen Sherman

Quick Stats

Main Specialty:

Couples/Marital Issues



Time in Practice:

25 years +

I practice in:

My state/province only

Additional Expertise:


Marriage Educator


Relationship Coach

I offer my services:

At my office


Via Skype

I am fluent in:


Licence information:

Expiration 6/30/15
Number 012180

Articles by Dr. Karen Sherman

Technology See-Saw: Balancing in 2013

There's an upside & downside to technology, depending on how you use it.

winter couple

12 Ways To Break Bad Relationship Habits

... and live happily ever after.


20 Ways to Beat Holiday Stress

The Holiday Season may pose lots of stress, but there are lots of tips to handle many areas!


5 Lessons from Sandy for Your Relationship

Out of devastation there are things to be learned to enhance your relationship.

Hand Shake

3 Golden Rules To Follow When Committing To A Therapist

When you finally decide to go for therapy, here are tips to make sure you find the right person.

Dr. Karen Sherman

All Specialties

Anxiety Issues, Couples/Marital Issues, Depression, Divorce/Divorce Prevention, Life Management, Other, Parenting, Stress Management, Wellness