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

Sex Shouldn't Hurt

One of the main complaints that causes couples to seek sex counseling is lack of sex. There are many reasons couples don't enjoy sex anymore. Marital conflict, depression, and stress all affect libido. One of the rarely-discussed but main reasons couples aren't having sex is because it is ...

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3 Tips To Activate The "Lingering State" Of A Sick Marriage

When couples come to therapy, one of their very first assignments is to write down their mission statement for the marriage. I am asking them for the main reason they are married. The answers are varied and may look like, “We fell in love” or “We got pregnant.” Sometimes, the answers ...

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Why Your Man May Be Too Emotional To Show Love

Men are much more emotional than women (or men) can understand. - Mary Jo Rapini I just got back from a trip to Brazil. It was a work/pleasure vacation for my husband and me. We spent the majority of our time in Florianopolis. A beautiful Island connected to the mainland by a bridge. One morning my ...

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Anniversary Of 9/11 Offers Opportunity To Teach Kids About Death

As parents, we must engage in many unpleasant and difficult situations. It's the tough talks that our children remember. Explaining death is one of those topics. Our kids are exposed to death each day. Listen to the new, or watch cartoons in the morning and you will find yourself astonished by all the ...

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4 reasons you may be alone, over 35, female and not married

More and more I am surrounded by women over 35 years of age who want to get married, but cannot find a suitable partner. They have heard the best places to go for singles over 35, have been set up on numerous blind dates, have joined online dating, and still don’t have a ring on their finger. These ...

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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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Sex Shouldn't Hurt

Are you enduring pain during sex or avoiding it altogether? Try these tips for pain-free sex.

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3 Tips To Activate The "Lingering State" Of A Sick Marriage

Many times we marry without thinking what it will mean long term. Here are 3 tips to make it better

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Why Your Man May Be Too Emotional To Show Love

It's not because he doesn't love you, but because he loves you too much.

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Anniversary Of 9/11 Offers Opportunity To Teach Kids About Death

How parents can transition the anniversary of 9/11 into a meaningful conversation with their kids.

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4 reasons you may be alone, over 35, female and not married

Women more & more are asking why can't they find a suitable man to marry? Look w/in rather than out

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