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


Contact information

Email me

Phone 202-333-7424

Sherier Place, NW

Washington, DC Show on map

My Website

Success Stories

Topics/Clients I'm Skilled at Working With

Married couples
Women starting over


Technology-Assisted Infidelity: The Facebook Widow

Since starting out as a psychotherapist over fifteen years ago, I’ve witnessed three basic waves in the technology of infidelity. 


Back in the nineties, my clients generally discovered their partner's infidelity…

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Married couples


From Couples

“Elisabeth has provided us with a collaborative and supportive environment in which to explore the conflicts in our marriage. Her approach to couples therapy has helped us improve our communication, our understanding of ourselves, and our ability…

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Women starting over


"Working with Elisabeth in individual and group therapy has afforded me a priceless opportunity to bring negative themes into awareness, to put them into words, and see them in action. Elisabeth’s professionalism, compassion, and dedication to the process have…

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Elisabeth LaMotte

Quick Stats

Main Specialty:

Communication Problems

Dating/Being Single Support

Divorce/Divorce Prevention



Time in Practice:

10 years +

I practice in:

My state/province only

Additional Expertise:


Sex Therapist

Social Worker


I offer my services:

At my office

I am fluent in:


Licence information:

Expiration 7/31/15
Number LC303278

Articles by Elisabeth LaMotte

Robin Williams and Cinema Therapy

Cinema therapy is an aspect of psychotherapy that is gaining attention these days.  This ...

Neglected Wife

How Our View Of Relationships And Breakups Changes As We Age

Michael Cunningham's novel depicts the changing dynamic of adult relationships perfectly.

Breakup: 5 Things Movies Can Teach You About Breakups

5 Things Movies Can Teach You About Breakups

The protagonist of 500 Days Of Summer knows all about heartbreak.

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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

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