Mary Jo Rapini - Counselor/Therapist - Houston, TX
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Mary Jo Rapini (LPC)

Counselor/Therapist

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Phone www.maryjorapini.com

Fax: 713-838-1411

Articles

6 Ways To Keep Your Marriage Hot When You Have Little Kids

Today's young families have pressures that families of long ago may not have had. Parents both work with the pressure of taking kids to school, lack of sleep, alternating who takes off sick time when their child gets sick and trying to excel in their own careers. Stress over time begins deteriorating ...

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Sleeping In The Nude: Does What You Wear To Bed Affect Intimacy?

A recent survey published by Cotton USA reveals that 57 percent of married couples who sleep nude report being happy with their partner. Roughly half of all couples do sleep nude and approximately half of those are over the age of 55. Is it the nudity itself helping couples feel happier with their partner or ...

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5 Ways To Survive A Friend Unfriending You

A group of my colleagues and friends were talking about losing good friends. One of my friends' situations was a job promotion and a change of location. Her friend cut her off, didn't want to be her friend anymore, and un-friended her on Facebook, leaving her feeling confused and mistrusting. Had this ...

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Fighting Fair Made Easy In Six Easy Steps

http://youtu.be/-_G4NpWgyNQ   The one area that most couples do not explore before they get married is "how to fight". It may seem derogatory, or somehow cynical to focus on how you will fight with each other when you are beginning a new life together, but nothing could be further from the ...

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Why A 'Married Hall Pass' Won't Fix Your Intimacy Issues

Marriage is tough and commitment is not biologically natural, which is one reason when you get married you must commit to monogamy. This is my theory, and although there are many theories in marital therapy, the one that works the best is the one that works for the couple. I find it interesting that humans ...

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Mary Jo Rapini

Quick Stats

Credentials:

LPC

Time in Practice:

10 years +

I practice in:

My state/province only

Additional Expertise:
I offer my services:

At my office

Licence information:

Expiration 8/31/14
Number 9614

Articles by Mary Jo Rapini
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6 Ways To Keep Your Marriage Hot When You Have Little Kids

Keep the spark alive — even when you're covered in peanut butter and apple juice.

Distant Woman

Sleeping In The Nude: Does What You Wear To Bed Affect Intimacy?

Are you willing to make changes in the way you sleep to improve your marriage? Talk to your partner.

Frenemies: How To Survive A Friendship Breakup

5 Ways To Survive A Friend Unfriending You

No matter how old you are, it hurts when a friend breaks off a relationship.

Trouble In Paradise

Fighting Fair Made Easy In Six Easy Steps

All of us get into arguments, but few us know how to get out feeling closer to our partner.:6 tips

How To Save Your Marriage: Married Hall Passes: Cheating Or Not?

Why A 'Married Hall Pass' Won't Fix Your Intimacy Issues

A website that offers a break from the monotony of monogamy? Why this won't fix your marriage.

Mary Jo Rapini

All Specialties

Addiction, Anxiety Issues, Couples/Marital Issues, Dating/Being Single Support, Divorce/Divorce Prevention, Empowering Women, Grief, Loss, & Bereavement, Infidelity / Affair Recovery, Parenting, Postpartum Depression, Sexuality, Stress Management