Elisabeth LaMotte - Counselor/Therapist, Author, Sex Therapist, Social Worker, Speaker/Presenter - Washington, DC
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Elisabeth LaMotte (LICSW,MFT,MSW)

Counselor/Therapist

Contact information

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Phone 202-333-7424

Sherier Place, NW

Washington, DC Show on map

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Articles

Grow Up with an Alcoholic Parent?

When I sat down last night to watch Saving Mr. Banks with my family, my expectations were modest at best.  I felt pleased to find a rare PG rating without the 13 attached, and viewed our selection as an appropriate, child-oriented, family ...

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A Case for Pre-Marital Counseling

I recently had an interesting discussion with a panel of colleagues about the value of couples therapy.  The question was this: "Can all couples, even those who are happily married, benefit from working with a skilled couples ...

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How Much Porn is Too Much?

Internet porn has changed relationships and marriages in more ways than a couples therapist can count.  Questions on the pornography front are quite common.  Is it okay to watch together?  Is it okay to watch it alone?  If so, how much is too much?  These questions fall under the ...

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Lessons About Comfort From Lady Edith & Downton Abbey (SPOILERS)

Many people initiate therapy because they are aware that something needs to change. Unfortunately, change is not always easy or intuitive. Through years of work as a therapist, I have noticed that when someone is stuck, helping them to exit their comfort zone often serves as a catalyst for personal growth and ...

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Rejection & Moving On: Lessons From Downton Abbey [Spoilers!]

No relationship comes with a guarantee. In other words? Rejection is always a possibility. This week's episode of Downton Abbey highlights three painful rejection scenarios: Ivy rejects Alfred, Alfred rejects Daisy, and Mary rejects Lord Gillingham (yet again). While their relationships all deal with ...

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Elisabeth LaMotte

Quick Stats

Main Specialty:

Communication Problems

Dating/Being Single Support

Divorce/Divorce Prevention

Credentials:

LICSW, MFT, MSW

Time in Practice:

10 years +

I practice in:

My state/province only

Additional Expertise:

Author

Sex Therapist

Social Worker

Speaker/Presenter

I offer my services:

At my office

I am fluent in:

English

Licence information:

Expiration 7/31/15
Number LC303278

Articles by Elisabeth LaMotte
A Happy Bride

A Case for Pre-Marital Counseling

I recently had an interesting discussion with a panel of colleagues about the value of ...

Flirt

How Much Porn is Too Much?

Don Jon: Written and Directed by Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Life Coach: Breaking Out Of Your Comfort Zone Like Downton Abbey

Lessons About Comfort From Lady Edith & Downton Abbey (SPOILERS)

Sometimes small steps facilitate the biggest changes.

How To Move On: Rejection On Downton Abbey

Rejection & Moving On: Lessons From Downton Abbey [Spoilers!]

Rejection hurts … no matter what year you're from.

Check Out My New Book
Overcoming Your Parents Divorce: 5 Steps to a Happy Relationship
Experts predict that children of divorce are ...
By M.S.W. Elisabeth Joy LaMotte LICSW AAMFT
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Elisabeth LaMotte

All Specialties

Anxiety Issues, Career, Communication Problems, Couples/Marital Issues, Dating/Being Single Support, Depression, Divorce/Divorce Prevention, Grief, Loss, & Bereavement, Infidelity / Affair Recovery, Stress Management