Jean Fitzpatrick - Marriage/Couples Counselor, Author, Counselor/Therapist, Marriage Educator, Pastoral Counselor, Rabbi/Clergy/Pastoral Counseling, Relationship Coach, YourTango Expert Partner - New York, NY
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Jean Fitzpatrick (LP,MA,Other)

Marriage/Couples Counselor


Is Pre-Baby Marriage Counseling For You?

“You’ll never sleep again.” “You have no idea how tired you’ll be.” “Forget sex.” Expecting a baby? You’ve heard it all before. As a recent Wall Street Journal article put it, babies are Read More

Dear Will And Kate...

Dear Will and Kate, I read that you had six months of premarital counseling with the Archbishop of Canterbury. That the archbishop is the perfect person to help you plan a beautiful ...

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Are You Good Needy or Bad Needy?

Nobody wants to be that girl (or that guy). I’m talking about the desperate one who’s always chasing after someone who’s just not that into her. The insecure one in a relationship who can’t spend an hour apart from her partner without checking her cellphone and email -- or his. Trouble ...

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Good News About The F-word

This month’s Harvard Business Review is The Failure Issue: How we handle failure, learn from it, get over it. Given the economy right now, I figured it was a chance to learn from the experts. What could they tell us about relationships and marriage, I wondered. For ...

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Jean Fitzpatrick

Quick Stats

Main Specialty:

Couples/Marital Issues

Infidelity / Affair Recovery



LP, MA, Other

Time in Practice:

10 years +

I practice in:

All areas, please inquire

Additional Expertise:



Marriage Educator

Pastoral Counselor

Rabbi/Clergy/Pastoral Counseling

Relationship Coach

YourTango Expert Partner

I offer my services:

At my office


By Email

Via Skype

I am fluent in:


Licence information:

Expiration 9/8/14
Number 000527

Articles by Jean Fitzpatrick
broken heart

Is Pre-Baby Marriage Counseling For You?

Two out of three couples say marriage got worse after baby. Here's how to keep your romance alive

Dear Will And Kate...

Premarital advice from a New York couples counselor

couple fight 3

Are You Good Needy or Bad Needy?

How to know whether you're sucking the life out of your relationship -- or making it stronger.

Good News About The F-word

Failure is part of every relationship. Learning from it is key to your success as a couple.

Check Out My New Book
Small Wonder: How to Answer Your Child's Impossible Questions About Life
In a reassuring, down-to-earth guide for ...
By Jean Grasso Fitzpatrick
Once upon a Family: Read Aloud Stories and Activities That Nurture Healthy Kids
One Upon a Family shows readers of Jim ...
By Jean Grasso Fitzpatrick
From the Ashes: A Spiritual Response to the Attack on America
United We Stand. Together We Heal.As a nation ...
By Beliefnet, Neale Donald Walsch, Desmond Mpilo Tutu, Thom Hartmann, Michael Hull
Something More: Nurturing Your Child's Spiritual Growth
As a parent, you can easily teach your ...
By Jean Grasso Fitzpatrick

Jean Fitzpatrick

All Specialties

Anger Management, Anxiety Issues, Attachment Issues, Career, Codependency, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Couples/Marital Issues, Depression, Divorce/Divorce Prevention, Empowering Women, Emptiness, Engagement, Forgiveness, Grief, Loss, & Bereavement, Infidelity / Affair Recovery, Life Transitions, Marriage, Men's Issues, Midlife Crisis, Parenting, Self-Esteem, Spiritual, Stress Management, Time Management, Trust Issues, Workplace Issues, Worry