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

Putting the TIME back into Quality Time

My generation came up with a term to assuage the guilt of breaking up a family. We divorced our partners and then told our children we would be spending quality time with them. We did this for the right reason, seeing their big tears in their eyes as we left. We told ourselves many things, but we forgot to tell ...

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Pillow Talk: Feeling comfortable talking "sex" with your partner

The amount of patients I see that are unhappy with their sex lives is beyond what anyone could imagine. Many of these couples have been married for five, ten or twenty years and they report that they are awkward and dissatisfied with the type and frequency of sex they have. Our society leads us to believe that ...

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Married and on FACEBOOK; are you too close to your friends?

No matter how much you love your spouse there will be times in your marriage where you deal with marital problems. Are there things you can do to prevent or divert these times? Absolutely! Dr. Dave Carder (a marriage therapist) contends that one of the leading causes of spouses straying is due to infatuation. ...

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Orgasms Are Good For You! How To Have More Of Them

(Given the choice of one square of dark chocolate or an orgasm, chose the orgasm for health). I work in the Medical field so going to lectures given by a variety of Physicians is a common event. A couple of weeks ago I attended a lecture by a Cardiologist from the East Coast. He was speaking about healthy ...

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Rationalizing Your Exit from a Relationship

Rationalizing Your Exit from a Relationship Every Tuesday morning, I join Brad Booker and Maria Todd on the radio for an hour to talk about relationships. Maria Todd actually named this article after a caller told us why her marriage wasn’t working. The caller was trying to rationalize why the marriage ...

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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 family

Putting the TIME back into Quality Time

Telling yourself that you get the kids twice a week with the divorce? Think that's enough? It's not!

couple fight 6

Pillow Talk: Feeling comfortable talking "sex" with your partner

Have you grown so distant from your partner that sex seems awkward? Here's help to begin the talk.

man happy 2

Married and on FACEBOOK; are you too close to your friends?

Do you find yourself excited to text or chat with your facebook friend? Fantasizing about them? HELP

Orgasms Are Good For You! How To Have More Of Them

If women knew how important their orgasm was for their health & well-being, they would have more!

couple fight 3

Rationalizing Your Exit from a Relationship

We all use them; litle excuses to do things we don't feel good about doing. Rationalizing to leave.

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