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: What Should A Twentysomething Grad Student Do?

Dear Dr. Romance, We are co-workers and I've know him for about two years. He's very nice, funny and in very good shape. We've built a pretty solid friendship. We hang out a couple times a month (when I'm home from school). But, lately he's been ...

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Dr. Romance On The 9 Worst Marital Habits To Avoid

I sees many clients who are having marital problems because of the following bad habits. If you find yourself doing any of these things, consider changing your behavior or getting counseling. 1. You place social media above real communication. This can be a big ...

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Dear Dr. Romance: I can now free myself and enjoy helping people

Dear Dr. Romance: I came across your web site when I was desperately looking for motivation. I'm a salesman selling first class products but I couldn't get motivated and it's been a problem for months. It's been getting worse. I read Read More

How to Be Irresistible to Your Mate

Once upon a time, In high school, I memorized a poem that has been a constant source of help and direction in my life and relationships. It’s simple and much more sentimental than today’s cynical age can handle, but the very simplicity of it made it a great navigational tool for me in ...

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Stop The Arguing! 6 Ways To Calm Down & Communicate Better

No relationship is perfect — couples disagree, fight, and argue all the time. It's not about who's right and who's wrong, it's all about how you deal with the problem. Sure, you can cry, yell, and blame each other to get your point across but these problems will only re-emerge if you ...

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Dear Dr. Romance: What Should A Twentysomething Grad Student Do?

Why are you avoiding romance? This guy is just a way to hide out...

Relationships: How To Stop Bad Habits In Your Marriage

Dr. Romance On The 9 Worst Marital Habits To Avoid

If you find yourself doing any of these things, consider changing your behavior or counseling

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Dear Dr. Romance: I can now free myself and enjoy helping people

A reader thanks Dr. Romance for the positive motivation.

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How to Be Irresistible to Your Mate

So many couples I see in my office are in trouble because they have a knee-jerk oppositional respons

Dating Tips: How To Avoid Arguments With Your Partner

Stop The Arguing! 6 Ways To Calm Down & Communicate Better

Dr. Romance offers guidelines for understanding and being understood.

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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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