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

Counselor/Therapist

Contact information

Email me

Phone www.maryjorapini.com

Fax: 713-838-1411

Articles

6 Stepparent Survival Tips For The Holiday Season

More than fifty percent of children in the U.S. are raised in single-parent families. During the holidays, this can cause stress because kids often join their other biological parent — the one they ...

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The 12 Steps to Finding JOY

In many homes on Thanksgiving you may find family members reciting what they are most grateful for. Being grateful for a gift you always wanted or appreciate is important, but being joyful every day for the simple things we take for granted is even more important. I wish you a Thanksgiving full of the simple ...

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The Problem With Keeping Score In A Relationship

Keeping score is a behavior that will quickly unravel a relationship. It begins innocently enough, but it ends with huge fights, lots of resentment and plenty of hostility. People who keep score often begin this behavior as a way to teach the other partner a lesson. Hurt within the Read More

Playtime in your marriage is sacred

In most families mom and dad are both working. Financial stressors, and keeping up with busy kids; there isn’t time enough for anything including each other. The first thing to get deleted off our calendars is usually playtime together as a couple. Playtime is thought of as wasteful, and we have our hands ...

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Bad sex isn't contagious but it can infect your marriage

When you watch TV, your favorite show on your iPad or look through a magazine, one thing appears very clear. Others are having great sex. If you are feeling as though yours doesn’t compare, you may begin wondering what is wrong with your sex life. This would be an error in your thinking, because TV sex, ...

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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

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I offer my services:

At my office

Licence information:

Expiration 8/31/14
Number 9614

Articles by Mary Jo Rapini
6 Stepparent Survival Tips For The Holiday Season [EXPERT]

6 Stepparent Survival Tips For The Holiday Season

... because being a stepparent around the holidays isn't easy.

Inspired

The 12 Steps to Finding JOY

Believing in part is having faith as well as removing our blinders to our many blessings. I have 12.

The Problem With Keeping Score In A Relationship [EXPERT]

The Problem With Keeping Score In A Relationship

Plus: 5 tips for those inclined to go tit for tat.

Autumn

Playtime in your marriage is sacred

When we think of play, we think of kids. Playtime is as important in your marriage as it is for kids

Bored

Bad sex isn't contagious but it can infect your marriage

The constancy of marriage makes bad sex once in awhile more likely. Bad sex proof your marriage.

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