Terry  Gaspard - Author, Counselor/Therapist - Portsmouth, RI
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Terry Gaspard (LICSW)

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9 Signs Your Relationship Is Headed For Collapse

After decades of being a therapist and lover of self-help books, I've come to realize that red flags usually appear fairly early on in a relationship that can signal eventual disaster if they're not dealt with. For instance, most couples report that their relationship problems didn't surface ...

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Is Resentment Ruining Your Marriage?

There are many factors that lead to the demise of a marriage. When couples have hurt feelings, it can be a challenge to forgive and forget. Problems in a marriage such as emotional detachment and a lack of sexual intimacy seldom develop overnight. It’s often said that resentment is like drinking ...

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What Makes A Woman A Keeper?

Growing up in a house full of women, I’ve spent most of my life baffled by men’s attitudes, behavior, and psyches.  Additionally, the vast majority of my clients are women and they often try to pick my brain about the male perspective and what they’re looking for in a mate. I’ve ...

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8 Ways To Cope With Being The Adult Child Of Divorced Parents

As divorce rates among adults over 50 continue to climb, many adult children of long-time married parents may have difficulty dealing with feelings of bewilderment and loss — with few places to turn for advice and support. In fact, adult children of divorced parents (ACODS) tend to be the forgotten ones ...

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5 Ways To Overcome Your Fear of Commitment

Marriage need not be the institution that defines us as individuals. That being said, many people still seek lasting commitment, often in the form of marriage. This can be a healthy desire if we bring realistic expectations to it. But many adults don’t have a healthy template of marriage to follow when it ...

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Terry Gaspard

Quick Stats

Credentials:

LICSW

Time in Practice:

25 years +

I practice in:

Multiple states/provinces, please inquire

Additional Expertise:

Counselor/Therapist

I offer my services:

At my office

I am fluent in:

English

Articles by Terry Gaspard
Neglected Wife

9 Signs Your Relationship Is Headed For Collapse

Sweeping issues under the rug only works for so long – it can lead to eventual disaster.

Distant Woman

Is Resentment Ruining Your Marriage?

Practicing forgiveness signifies breaking the cycle of pain and not allowing wounds to fester.

Couple Cooking Healthy Dinner

What Makes A Woman A Keeper?

Men no longer desire a trophy wife - they prefer a woman who is independent and has good character.

Divorce: Coping With Being An Adult Child Of Divorced Parents

8 Ways To Cope With Being The Adult Child Of Divorced Parents

Don't let the divorce define your relationship with them.

Relationships: 5 Ways To Overcome Your Fear of Commitment

5 Ways To Overcome Your Fear of Commitment

Learning to trust your own judgment and take risks will allow you to face your fear of commitment.

Terry Gaspard

All Specialties

Abandonment, Abuse / Survivors of Abuse, Anger Management, Anxiety Issues, Attachment Issues, Blended Family Issues, Codependency, Communication Problems, Conflict Management, Couples/Marital Issues, Dating/Being Single Support, Depression, Divorce Rehabilitation, Divorce/Divorce Prevention, Domestic Abuse, Empowering Men, Empowering Women, Emptiness, Family Support, Forgiveness, Grief, Loss, & Bereavement, Identity Issues, Infidelity / Affair Recovery, Life Management, Life Transitions, Marriage, Men's Issues, Midlife Crisis, Parenting, Postpartum Depression, Self-Esteem, Step Father / Stepdad, Step Mother / Stepmom, Step Parent, Stepfamilies, Stress Management, Trust Issues, Worry