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

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Articles

On Death & Loss: Lessons From "Downton Abbey"

Once again, this week's episode of 'Downton Abbey' is full of powerful insights about life, love and human nature.  When twenty-four year old Lady Sybil's delivery of her first child takes a heartbreaking twist, viewers witness ...

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Family Is Never As It Seems: Lessons from Downton Abbey

Once again, I will spend my week encouraging many of my therapy clients to tune into Downton Abbey.  Not for the fabulous fashion or the historical intrigue, but for the remarkable extent to which the challenges faced by the show's ...

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3 Wedding Planning Tips; A Therapist's Perspective

As a couples therapist having worked with many engaged couples over the years, I probably view engagements and weddings differently than most.  Society encourages us to envision a perfect day, a gorgeous party, an expensive flowing dress, and the fairy tale beginning of a perfect life.   As ...

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Downton Abbey: Should Women Say What They Think?

This week's episode of Downton Abbey focuses on a timeless question: Should women say what they think?  The year is 1920, and the aspiring assistant chef Daisy wants to move up in the kitchen, and in her life.  She is in awe of ...

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Why The Prequel To "Sex & The City" Is A Flop

As a devoted Sex and the City fan, it was obvious within the first two minutes that the musical blast from the past (including Joy Division posters, Modern English, Cindy Lauper, and even Kim Carnes) would be the only remotely enjoyable aspect of the ...

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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
Courtship

On Death & Loss: Lessons From "Downton Abbey"

We all tend to grieve differently and to process the death of a loved one in varied ways

Courtship

Family Is Never As It Seems: Lessons from Downton Abbey

If we could all believe Violet's observation, we'd be a lot less stressed and a lot happier

Gift

3 Wedding Planning Tips; A Therapist's Perspective

Weddings are as much about psychologically separating from parents as they are about party planing

Courtship

Downton Abbey: Should Women Say What They Think?

This week's episode focuses on the timeless question of whether women should speak their minds

Yes No Maybe

Why The Prequel To "Sex & The City" Is A Flop

Don't waste your time on this Sex and The City Prequel!

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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