Teresa Maples - Counselor/Therapist, Family Coach, Life Coach, Marriage Educator, Marriage/Couples Counselor, Relationship Coach, Sex Therapist, Wellness Coach, YourTango Expert Partner - Gig Harbor, WA
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Teresa Maples (CMAT,CSAT,LMHC)



Taking Back Your Sexuality After Trauma Or Abuse

If you suffered from childhood sexual abuse you probably land in one of two camps; those who have nightmares and avoid sexual experiences out of fear, and those that repeat the pattern of sexual trauma, justifying it in the name of freedom. Both behaviors are problematic and can deprive you of a fulfilling life. ...

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Radio Show: Healing After Betrayal

Carol the Coach interviewed Teresa Maples on March 3, 2014 on the topic of Partners of Cheaters. If you are interested click here and you can listen to the interview in its ...

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Live Radio Show: Healing After Sexual Betrayal

Teresa Maples, MS, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, and Certified Sexual Addiction Therapist, and YourTango Expert,  will be interviewed by Carol the Coach  on Blog Talk Radio. She will be discussing an exciting new transformational educational healing process she has developed for partners who have ...

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Fight, Flight, or Freeze: What Is Your Infidelity Game Plan?

When I was very young, the man of my dreams cheated on me. I didn't see it coming; I thought we were soul mates. I learned that day I was a partner of a cheater. When he told me, I didn't know what to do. My body immediately shut down. I froze. I couldn't take in the reality of the information ...

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Manipulation And The Sex Addict: How To Find Value In Yourself

If you are a partner of a sex addict, you probably don't even know it yet. A typical sex addict relationship begins with both people blinded to the subtle red flags of the sex addicts underlying beliefs. One of his beliefs is that sex is love. He wants it to feel loved and oftentimes there is no other way ...

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Teresa Maples

Quick Stats

Main Specialty:

Couples/Marital Issues

Infidelity / Affair Recovery

Sex Addiction



Time in Practice:

10 years +

I practice in:

All areas, please inquire

Additional Expertise:

Family Coach

Life Coach

Marriage Educator

Marriage/Couples Counselor

Relationship Coach

Sex Therapist

Wellness Coach

YourTango Expert Partner

I offer my services:

At my office

Other, please inquire

I am fluent in:


Licence information:

Expiration 10/25/14
Number LH00004733

Articles by Teresa Maples
Abusive Relationships: Taking Back Your Sexuality After Trauma

Taking Back Your Sexuality After Trauma Or Abuse

They seem terrifying, but your feelings are the key to healing.


Radio Show: Healing After Betrayal

Sex Addiction Therapist talks about how partners of cheaters can heal after being betrayed.

Live Radio Show: Healing After Sexual Betrayal

Sexual Addiction Expert talks about the process of healing after being betrayed.

Life Coach: How To Move On From A Betrayal Like Cheating

Fight, Flight, or Freeze: What Is Your Infidelity Game Plan?

Because your brain doesn't need to (and can't) do math when being chased by a lion.

Sex Educator: How To Handle A Partner Who Has Sex Addiction

Manipulation And The Sex Addict: How To Find Value In Yourself

When it comes to sex and intimacy, trust your inner voice to create boundaries.

Teresa Maples

All Specialties

ADD/ADHD, Addiction, Alcohol Dependency/ Addiction, Anxiety Issues, Codependency, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Couples/Marital Issues, Dating/Being Single Support, Depression, Divorce/Divorce Prevention, Empowering Women, Family Support, Grief, Loss, & Bereavement, Health/Wellness, Identity Issues, Infidelity / Affair Recovery, Internet Addiction, Life Management, Life Transitions, Marriage, Other, Parenting, Post Traumatic Stress / Trauma, Self-Esteem, Sex Addiction, Sexuality, Stress Management, Trust Issues, Wellness