Friends With Benefits

Friends With Benefits

Friends With Benefits by: Tina B. Tessina, PhD If you’re thinking about having sex with a friend, be very careful, because it is not easy to preserve a friendship once you have sex. We think we can control our feelings, but it’s not so simple. *If one of you...
Stupid Cupid

Stupid Cupid

Stupid Cupid By Tina B. Tessina, PhD LMFT In my counseling practice, however, I see lots of couples who don’t make it, for various reasons.   Cupid, the god who represented love to the ancient Romans, was blind.  In mythology, he’s been represented as a cherub, a...
Debunking Myths About Dating

Debunking Myths About Dating

Debunking Myths about Dating  By Tina B. Tessina, PhD  A lot of the problems that come up in dating again are generated by social expectations (how other people think you should behave or things should happen) and myths (common beliefs which are not based on fact). ...