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

Counselor/Therapist

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Phone 202-333-7424

Sherier Place, NW

Washington, DC Show on map

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Articles

The Dirty Little Secret Of Divorced Parents

Kids have fuller schedules today than they did in their parents' generation. These parents juggle to fit sports games, play dates, music lessons and other activities into their family's weekly schedule. As a result, parents are more stressed than ever and it is taking a toll on their relationships with ...

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Why You Should Date 'Apples' Instead Of 'Candy Bars'

One of the most interesting aspects of my work as a therapist is how much I learn from my clients. Years ago, Read More

On Identity & Self Esteem: Lessons from Downton Abbey

From a psychological perspective, Downton Abbey demonstrates how times may change, but certain human challenges remain the same.  The season finale includes the typical drama and heartbreak, but what is most ...

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On Love & Compassion: Lessons From Downton Abbey

How approriate to Valentine's Day that this week's episode of Downton Abbey explores the relationship between love, connection, and compassion.  The message of episode six is powerful and clear: when people feel loved, heard and ...

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On Grief & Marriage: Lessons From Downton Abbey

Whether it is 1921 or 2013, there is probably nothing harder on a marriage (or on the soul) than the death or serious illness of a child. Sunday's heart-wrenching episode of Downton Abbey demonstrates how easily grieving parents can alienate one ...

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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
parents

The Dirty Little Secret Of Divorced Parents

Divorced couples admit that having down time away from their kids allows them to be better parents.

chocolate or apple

Why You Should Date 'Apples' Instead Of 'Candy Bars'

Why picking the right guy is like dieting.

Courtship

On Identity & Self Esteem: Lessons from Downton Abbey

The psychological goal is to affirm oneself without an over-emphasis on what we imagine others think

Courtship

On Love & Compassion: Lessons From Downton Abbey

Whether it is 1921 or 2013, love is a powerful promoter of the best impulses of the human spirit.

Courtship

On Grief & Marriage: Lessons From Downton Abbey

Whether it is 1921 or 2013, there is probably nothing harder on a marriage (or on the soul) ...

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Overcoming Your Parents Divorce: 5 Steps to a Happy Relationship
Experts predict that children of divorce are ...
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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