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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The Freedom of Maturity & 4 Ways To Start Living Again

And then, not expecting it, you become middle-aged…You achieve a wonderful freedom. It is a positive thing. — Doris Lessing Maturity or middle age means different things to different people, but for most, reaching a mature age means developing a new set of expectations. At mid-life, it is ...

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The Major Difference Between Autonomy And Dependency

Self-determination and self-respect are the necessary keys to take full responsibility for and control over your own life. Without these keys, it's easy to be caught up in the fantasy that there is someone else who will make it better, who can or should take total care of you, or who is able to be ...

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4 Tips To Fix A Friendship

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When Mom Attacks: How To Handle An Abusive Spouse

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Dr. Romance On Love Styles: How To Celebrate Your Differences

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Mature Love

The Freedom of Maturity & 4 Ways To Start Living Again

Maturity is a time for re-adjusting your focus, and getting your whole act together.

Misbehaving Child

The Major Difference Between Autonomy And Dependency

You will greatly benefit once you decide to act in an autonomous way.

Couple On The Beach Holding Hands

4 Tips To Fix A Friendship

It could be as simple as saying, "I'm sorry."

Couples Counselor: How To Deal With An Abusive Partner

When Mom Attacks: How To Handle An Abusive Spouse

Before calling it quits, give couples counseling a try to heal your abusive relationship.

Friends lunching

Dr. Romance On Love Styles: How To Celebrate Your Differences

Learning to apply it in my life has not been simple, but it has been amazingly rewarding

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Love Styles: How To Celebrate Your Differences
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Equal Partners: How to Build a Lasting Relationship (Inner Workbooks)
This is the first book in the "Inner ...
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Love Styles How to Celebrate Your Differences
Lovers Come with Differences -- different ...
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The Real 13th Step : Discovering Confidence, Self-Reliance, and Independence Beyond the 12-Step Programs
Tina Tessina asserts that, despite the ...
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True Partners (An Inner Workbook)
This exciting workbook, based on the authors' ...
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The Unofficial Guide to Dating Again
For many varied reasons, a vast numbers of ...
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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
Here is a step-by-step guide to making ...
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LoveStyles - How to Celebrate Your Differences
Lovers Come with Differences --different ...
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The Ten Smartest Decisions a Woman Can Make After Forty
Dr. Tina Tessina helps women walk confidently ...
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How to Be a Couple and Still Be Free: Third Edition
The 10 Smartest Decisions a WOMAN Can Make Before 40
Do you frequently second-guess yourself at ...
By Tina B. Tessina, Elizabeth Friar Williams
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Money, Sex, and Kids: Stop Fighting about the Three Things That Can Ruin Your Marriage
Unhappy couples may be unhappy each in their ...
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It Ends with You: Grow Up and Out of Dysfunction

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