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

Food Vs. Sex for Emotional Comfort

Have you ever caught yourself watching TV at night and feeling lonely, bored or sad? Your partner may be sitting next to you or in their favorite chair, but you get up anyway; making the routine trip to the freezer to fix a bowl of ice cream, which will provide the comfort you are craving. It may not be ice ...

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How Parents Can Help Discourage Gangs

Gang violence is not a new problem for Chicago, Illinois, but recently it’s gained much more attention in education news. Since many schools in the poorer neighborhoods of Chicago have been closed down, many students must travel longer distances through unknown and gang-infested territory to get to their ...

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Does making more money lead to more sex? Maybe if you're a guy.

  A recent survey from a business school in Cambridge, England analyzed a yearlong survey of over seven thousand households and asked them how many times they had sex per week, whether they were employed and how much money they made. The survey reflected that those who made more money had more sex. This ...

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Considering Cohabitation? Read This & Find Out If You're Ready

Cohabitation continues to rise in popularity as approximately two-thirds of couples now live together before marriage; this number is compared to one-half of couples 20 years ago. Some couples living together today were raised by parents that lived with their spouse ...

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Guys, some things are better left unsaid

Honesty is always the best policy, but volunteering information that will upset your partner or hurt their feelings is better left unsaid. Although some couples have no trouble saying exactly what’s on their minds, whether it is anger or hurt, many couples struggle and seek counseling due to their ...

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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
Cake

Food Vs. Sex for Emotional Comfort

Do you find yourself choosing a bowl of ice cream rather than a hug? Why food works best for comfort

Parenting Advice: How Parents Can Help Discourage Gangs

How Parents Can Help Discourage Gangs

Gang violence is not a new problem for Chicago, Illinois, but recently it’s gained much ...

Handshake

Does making more money lead to more sex? Maybe if you're a guy.

A study released suggested that people who make more money have more sex. For guys;maybe,women;no

Cohabiting Couples: Are You Ready To Move In Together?

Considering Cohabitation? Read This & Find Out If You're Ready

Many young couples live together before marriage. Is this a good idea?

Courtship

Guys, some things are better left unsaid

Women blame guys for not being honest, but how honest is too honest? You don't have to tell it all.

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