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)

Counselor/Therapist

Articles

5 Reasons Disney Starlets Are Terrible Role Models For Your Kids

I don't know about you but observing young Nickelodeon and Disney starlets growing up has been difficult to watch, especially while raising daughters. In their younger years, the Disney starlets are portrayed as innocent little girls who could be seen as role models for their peer audience. As long as the ...

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A Christian Look At Marriage: It's Not What You Think

The holiday season is perhaps the most stressful season for couples throughout the year. The pressure of family gatherings and dealing with "difficult personalities" is tough for many couples. Responsibilites that pile up can feel completely overwhelming. So how do you stay connected with your most ...

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5 Reasons Men Choose Porn

He's miserable to be around — unhappy, unfulfilled, he has a black cloud over him, he is negative about everything, and no matter what you say or do he finds a way to crush your spirit. He is caught in the cycle of pornography addiction. He's lived with a never-ending cycle of lies and deceit. ...

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'Am I Gay?' Why Heterosexual Men Are Having Same-Sex Encounters

A married man of 21 years is sitting across from me in my office. His wife is horribly upset and has threatened to leave him. She told him to get into counseling right away — and he agreed. Now he is in front of me, telling me a secret he has kept for ...

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Do 12 Step Meetings Work For Sex Addicts?

As a sex addiction therapist I'm asked all the time, "how can I stop my sexual acting out behavior?" While the acting out behaviors are different for everyone, the root causes are very similar. Treating the root causes of the addiction is how people gain sanity in their lives. Sanity is gained by ...

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Teresa Maples

Quick Stats

Main Specialty:

Couples/Marital Issues

Infidelity / Affair Recovery

Sex Addiction

Credentials:

CMAT, CSAT, LMHC

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:

English

Licence information:

Expiration 10/25/14
Number LH00004733

Articles by Teresa Maples
5 Reasons Disney Starlets Are Terrible Role Models For Your Kids

5 Reasons Disney Starlets Are Terrible Role Models For Your Kids

Hollywood starlets don't pay for their mistakes...but your daughter likely will.

A Christian Look At Marriage: It's Not The Marriage You Think

A Christian Look At Marriage: It's Not What You Think

Intimacy-creating concepts that can help you work through challenges as a couple.

Blues

5 Reasons Men Choose Porn

Women, it's not about you when he chooses porn.

Gay Sex: Why Heterosexual Men Might Be Having Sex with Other Men

'Am I Gay?' Why Heterosexual Men Are Having Same-Sex Encounters

There are many reasons why a man may be confused about his sexual orientation.

Do 12 Step Meetings Work For Sex Addicts?

Do 12 Step Meetings Work For Sex Addicts?

Benefits of 12 step meetings for you and the addict you love.

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