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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Dear Dr. Romance: Although I had to let go, I still care a lot.

Dear Dr. Romance Your articles are very helpful to me. Can you tell me what book of yours can help me heal from my last relationship. The pain is still there and although I am sure I had to let go, I still ...

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Dr. Romance Video: Is there a right way to ask for more sex?

Click here to Watch Video: Dr. Romance's Guidelines for Creating a Sexual Agreement: * Set up a problem-solving session: * Having a time to talk about sex will help you create trust and sexual openness which makes ...

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How to Stretch Time

It is indeed possible to stretch time—to make the time you have go farther, and use it more for what you really want to do. Stretching time is not difficult if you have the prerequisites: self-awareness, a sense of purpose, thoughtful action, and a playful approach.   Self-Awareness: As ...

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Dr. Romance on Gratitude, Kindness and Happiness

Dr. Romance writes:   The founding fathers of our country saw the “pursuit of happiness” as an inalienable right – so important they embedded it in the DNA of the United States of America, by writing it into the Preamble to the ...

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Dear Dr. Romance: why are men in their mid 40s-50s attracted to 2

Dear Dr. Romance:    I was wondering if in any of your books or articles you discuss about why men in their mid 40s-50s might be attracted to 20ish girls. I kind of know the obvious reasons, but being more curious about what that might mean maturity ...

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Dear Dr. Romance: Although I had to let go, I still care a lot.

How long it takes to get over a breakup really depends more on how attached you were than how long y

Floor

Dr. Romance Video: Is there a right way to ask for more sex?

Having a time to talk about sex will help you create trust and sexual openness.

Walk

How to Stretch Time

Stretching time is not difficult if you have the prerequisites: self-awareness, a sense of purpose,

Single Mom

Dr. Romance on Gratitude, Kindness and Happiness

Your thoughts affect your mood, and how you relate to yourself can either lift or dampen your spirit

Gaggle

Dear Dr. Romance: why are men in their mid 40s-50s attracted to 2

Whether or not a relationship is healthy is not determined by age differences, but by the interactio

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The Unofficial Guide to Dating Again
The Commuter Marriage: Keep Your Relationship Close While You're Far Apart
Gay Relationships
LoveStyles - How to Celebrate Your Differences
The Ten Smartest Decisions a Woman Can Make After Forty
How to Be a Couple and Still Be Free: Third Edition
The 10 Smartest Decisions a WOMAN Can Make Before 40
Money, Sex, and Kids: Stop Fighting about the Three Things That Can Ruin Your Marriage
It Ends with You: Grow Up and Out of Dysfunction

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