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

Counselor/Therapist

Contact information

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Phone www.maryjorapini.com

Fax: 713-838-1411

Articles

3 Actions That Won't Save Your Marriage

I see many couples who are struggling with their marriage. When I ask them how long the struggle has been going on, the answer is usually several years. When I continue to ask them how they have tried to fix it on their own, 80 percent of ...

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Internet Porn and Erectile Dysfunction

When I get a call from a Urologist to refer a patient suffering erectile dysfunction, my mind typically sees a 50 plus year old gentleman. Recently this image in my mind is being replaced with a 20 plus year old that is addicted to internet porn. Viewing porn has been around for some time, but it has never ...

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5 Ways To Make Your Marriage More Important Than Money

"People are made to be loved and things are made to be used. The confusion in this world is that people are used and things are loved." — Author Unknown. I watched 20/20 last week with millions of others to see the aftermath of destruction that followed the scandal Bernie Madoff put in ...

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Get Hitched For The Kids: Why Cohabitation Isn't Enough

"Stop wearing your wishbone where your backbone ought to be." –Elizabeth Gilbert Week after week, I see couples who want to get married. They seek guidance so they can build the strongest foundation possible prior to marriage. One of the problems that actually make this guidance more ...

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An "Obsession" is not love

There have been news reports about men and women becoming obsessed with their spouse or boyfriend/girlfriend to the point of harming or killing them when they feel threatened they will leave. A recent report just in the news talks about a woman who sent hundreds of texts within a couple of hour’s time as ...

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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
couple fighting

3 Actions That Won't Save Your Marriage

Having a baby, building a house, or getting plastic surgery won't fix your marriage.

Working Girl

Internet Porn and Erectile Dysfunction

ED isn't just for older men anymore. The new face of ED is 20 years and addicted to Internet Porn.

love or money

5 Ways To Make Your Marriage More Important Than Money

Loving nice things more than your partner is a downhill ride leaving you alone at the bottom.

kid with parents

Get Hitched For The Kids: Why Cohabitation Isn't Enough

When he says, "let's live together," it means he's not fully committed.

Depressed Man

An "Obsession" is not love

The obsessed lover may shower you with gifts, but they want something back...to isolate and own you.

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