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

How To Manage A Food Addiction Over The Holidays

The holidays remind us of family get-togethers sharing food, laughter and bonding. But if you are a food addict, the holidays may be one big, guilt-ridden binge. Food addicts think about food and have memories of food too, but they will most likely be linked with memories of hiding it, being punished by ...

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PMDD Is Not Normal Moodiness

Sitcoms, as well as movies, poke fun at PMS (Premenstrual Syndrome) and female moodiness, but PMDD is not a laughing matter. PMDD (Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder) is a major depressive disorder gaining more attention since the latest version of the Diagnostic and Statistic Manual of Mental Disorders defines it. ...

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7 Wrongs Don't Make A Right When Choosing A Partner

The high divorce rate means thousands of singles are out looking for a perfect match for a committed relationship. The problem is, many times they begin dating the same type of person they were married to for years. It's as if they've developed a ...

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The Beginning Of "Happy Ever After" Begins And Ends With Us

My daughter got married on Saturday. Everyone she loved was gathered at the church for the ceremony. We listened to the exchange of the wedding vows and admired the wedding rings. The message was clear: Marriage is more than a contract, it is a covenant shared ...

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How A Healthy Appetite Increases Intimacy

Whenever I return from Italy or South America, I am reminded of the importance food plays in intimate relationships. I'm not talking about quick, easy, in-and-out types of meals; instead, I'm talking about lovingly and thoughtfully prepared food. There's a big difference — and taking part ...

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Mary Jo Rapini

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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
Personal Development Coach: Managing Holiday Food Addiction

How To Manage A Food Addiction Over The Holidays

Managing a food addiction along with the holidays can lead to serious anxiety.

Fighting

PMDD Is Not Normal Moodiness

PMDD is neither normal depression nor normal moodiness. It is a mental health/medical issue.

Bad Date

7 Wrongs Don't Make A Right When Choosing A Partner

Wanting it to work, and accepting bad treatment prior to marriage is a huge part of divorce after.

Summer In Paradise

The Beginning Of "Happy Ever After" Begins And Ends With Us

Getting married is not just signing a contract, it's a covenant and demands you to say "I will"daily

How A Healthy Appetite Increases Intimacy

How A Healthy Appetite Increases Intimacy

Who knew dinner could be so sexy?

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