Dr. Tina Tessina - Author, Counselor/Therapist, Marriage and Family Therapist, Psychologist, Relationship Coach - Long Beach, CA
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Dr. Tina Tessina (LMFT,MFT,PhD)

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Zen + Sex = Starting Over?

Men and women have to redefine themselves after a relationship ends and reinvent their lives. If they do it well, it can lead to the most satisfying and successful years they've had. Dating successfully after divorce or a breakup requires several steps to recover from the breakup. Understanding what went ...

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How To Get An Abusive Ex Out Of Your Life

Dear Dr. Romance: I read your post online about 5 signs he isn't over his ex, and it answered a lot of questions that I have about my ex husband. We were married for 10 years. ...

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Dear Dr. Romance: I'm In My Seventies And He's 25 Years Younger

Dear Dr. Romance, I'm in my seventies, and my boyfriend is 25 years younger. We met on a senior dating site almost two years ago, and have been living together for over a year. He and my daughter went to the same high school, and he says he was attracted to me ...

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The Do's And Don't Of Getting Dumped: How You Can Move On Quicker

Are you about to be dumped? Is your mate/date is losing interest? Here are a few of the signs that may indicate your partner is losing interest: lack of attention in conversation and being together, irritability, refusal to talk about the issues, no sex or less interest in sex. If this does lead to a breakup, ...

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Dr. Romance on To Help An Addicted Friend

Dear Dr. Romance: I've been talking with clients a lot recently about what to do if someone you love or care for is self-destructing through addiction, or is making it difficult to be a friend because they're out of control. We all have had some dramatic ...

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Zen + Sex = Starting Over?

Ready to get back out there? 3 things you need to know.

Fighting

How To Get An Abusive Ex Out Of Your Life

The solution to your problem with your ex is simple. Don't focus on changing or helping him.

Brain

Dear Dr. Romance: I'm In My Seventies And He's 25 Years Younger

Dr. Romance answers questions from a woman in a May-December relationship.

Flirty Talk

The Do's And Don't Of Getting Dumped: How You Can Move On Quicker

Getting dumped is painful and there is a right way to move on.

Dr. Romance on To Help An Addicted Friend

Dr. Romance on To Help An Addicted Friend

Dr. Romance answers the question of how to help an addicted friend.

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Love Styles How to Celebrate Your Differences
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The Real 13th Step : Discovering Confidence, Self-Reliance, and Independence Beyond the 12-Step Programs
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True Partners (An Inner Workbook)
The Unofficial Guide to Dating Again
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The Commuter Marriage: Keep Your Relationship Close While You're Far Apart
Long-distance relationships can be difficult. ...
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Gay Relationships
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LoveStyles - How to Celebrate Your Differences
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The Ten Smartest Decisions a Woman Can Make After Forty
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How to Be a Couple and Still Be Free: Third Edition
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Money, Sex, and Kids: Stop Fighting about the Three Things That Can Ruin Your Marriage
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It Ends with You: Grow Up and Out of Dysfunction
Family dysfunction often runs through ...
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