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"23 Dating Mistakes People Are Making According To Therapists"
By Shannon Rosenberg
BuzzFeed
12/2017

 

"6 Ways You're Being Manipulative Without Even Knowing It"
By Ariana Divalentino
Greatist
9/2017

 

"25 Brutally Honest Confessions From Relationship Counselors"
By Anna Borges
Buzfeed
9/2017

 

"8 Things You Should Not Say If Someone You Love Has Depression"
By Kelsey Borresen
Huffington Post
8/2/2017

 

"8 Things Happy Couples Do Every Week"
By Marissa Miller
Women's Health Mag
6/2017


"Been Caught Cheating? Take These 10 Steps Right Now"
By Stacey Feintuch
Reader's Digest
3/2017


"10 Things Besides Affairs That Could Spell Trouble for Your Relationship"
By Marissa Gold
Woman's Day
2/2017


"5 Ways Relationship Experts Keep Their Marriages Strong"
By Celia Shatzman
Prevention
1/2017


"15 Things People Struggle With In New Relationships"
By Mallory Schlossberg
Redbook
1/2017


"6 Subtle Signs Your Partner May Be Depressed"
By Maggie Finn Ryan
Prevention
12/2016


"10 Things You Should Never Do After Your Partner Cheats"
By Stacey Feintuch
Reader's Digest
11/2016


"7 Things You Should Never Tell People About Your Relationship"
By Samantha Lefave
Redbook
11/2016


"6 Things Not To Do When Your Partner Cheats"
By Hayley Macmillen
Cosmopolitan
10/2016


"11 Things That Take Less Than 10 Minutes To Do That Can Improve Your Whole Relationship Dynamic"
By Carolyn Steber
Bustle
10/2016


"Brangelina Proves You Should Never Trust A Cheater"
By Ann Davies and Jane Ridley
New York Post
9/2016


"11 Signs Your Relationship Is Still Worth Working On"
By Carolyn Steber
Bustle
9/2016


"11 Signs Your Partner Isn"t Being Entirely Honest With You"
By Carolyn Steber
Bustle
8/2016


"Relationship Issues Everyone Encounters"
by Brianne Hogan
The Date Mix
5/2016


"8 Things Your Friends Would Never Tell You About Your Relationship"
by Brittany Wong
Huffington Post
5/2016


"What Marriage Experts Do Differently When Arguing With Their Partners"
Huffington Post
4/2016


"Are You Happily Married?"
Men's Health Article
3/2016


"Surprising Secrets of the Most Happily Married Couples"
by Marissa Laliberte
Reader's Digest
2/2016


"16 Relationship Tips That Actually Aren't B.S"
by Anna Borges
Buzzfeed
2/2016


"How Trauma Can Lead To Depression"
by Chris Iliades, MD 
Everyday Health
1/2016


"Those Magic Moments: Keeping An Active Sex Life Means Doing Due Diligence"
By Erika Prafder
New York Post
12/2015


"The No. 1 Thing 15 Relationship Experts Have Learned About Love"
by Locke Hughes
Greatist.com
12/2015


"Bored With Your Relationship? Here's Why That Isn't Necessarily a Bad Thing"
by Rachel Nussbaum
Greatist.com
11/2015


"Signs You and Your Fiance Are Ready to Get Married"
By Tyler Atwood
brides.com
8/2015


"6 Tips For Communicating During a Multicultural Wedding : Brides"
by Stephanie Cain
brides.com
9/2015

"16 Real Ways to Stay Crazy in Love After You Have Kids"
by Nicole Blades
buzzfeed.com
4/2015

"17 Expert Tips To Help Couples Actually Solve Relationship Issues"
by Alison Caporimo
buzzfeed.com
2/2015

"Make This Winter Your Relationship's Best Ever"
by Jane Bianchi
WomansDay.com
2/2014

"Hey, Prince Charming, Do You Know What Women Really Find Attractive?"
by Dana Baardsen
Knowmore.Tv
07/08/2013

"10 Marriage Rules that No Longer Apply"
by Jane Bianchi
Redbook Magazine
06/12/2013

"Let Me Tell You About My Ex" and 9 Other Dating Mistakes Guys Make
by Dana Baardsen
Knowmore.Tv
03/04/2013

"Decoded: Emotion In The Office"
by Julie Strickland
Inc.com
01/15/2013

"Finding the Right Guy"
by Irina Firstein, LCSW
CottonCandyMag.com
03/15/2012

"How to Learn from Your Mistakes"
by Irina Firstein, LCSW
CottonCandyMag.com
11/28/2011

"He Loves me, He Loves Me Not"
by Irina Firstein, LCSW
CottonCandyMag.com
10/20/2011

"Is Your Sadness Normal"
by Chris Iliades, MD
Everydayhealth.com
July 6, 2011

"The Stress-Free Life"
by Irina Firstein, LCSW
CottonCandyMag.com
10/3/2011

"Gossip Girls"
by Irina Firstein, LCSW
CottonCandyMag.com
9/6/2011

"Re Up the Romance"
by Irina Firstein, LCSW
CottonCandyMag.com
7/20/2011

"The Confident Woman"
by Irina Firstein, LCSW
CottonCandyMag.com
6/29/2011

"Are You Compatible With Your Spouse?"
by Irina Firstein, LCSW
HitchedMag.com
9/2011

"Poisoning Sexual Desire in Your Marriage"
by Irina Firstein, LCSW
HitchedMag.com
5/21/2011

"Nurturing Sexual Desire in Your Marriage"
by Irina Firstein, LCSW
HitchedMag.com
2/20/2011

"The Importance of Building Sexual Desire in Your Marriage"
by Irina Firstein, LCSW
HitchedMag.com
1/20/2011

"Things Couples Should Consider Before Having a Baby"
by Irina Firstein, LCSW
HitchedMag.com
9/2010

"How To Preserve Love and Passion in Your Marriage"
by Irina Firstein, LCSW
HitchedMag.com
8/2010

"A Newlywed's Guide to Navigating In-Laws"
by Irina Firstein, LCSW
HitchedMag.com
7/2010

"In Praise of On-Off Relationship"
by Kiri Blakely
Forbes.com
7/7/2011

"9 Secrets Men Keep From Women"
Wordpress.com

"5 Quick Fixes Every Relationship Needs"
by Chris Iliades, MD
EverydayHealth.com
6/13/2011

"What Does Weiner's Wife Do Now?"
by Kiri Blakely
Forbes.com
6/7/2011

"Your Action Plan for Dealing with Change"
by Chris Iliades, MD
EverydayHealth.com
5/30/2011

"Irina Firstein Psychotherapy on Initiative Radio with Angela McKenzie"
by Irinia Firstein LCSW
Archive.org
5/21/2011
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"Emotional Affair" as harmful to marriage as sexual affair: Experts
by Saurav Shukla
Top News Law
5/5/2011

"Marie Osmond Marries Her First Husband Again"
by Kiri Blakely
Forbes.com 5/4/2011

"Are You Just Not Interested?"
by Rosemary Black
QualityHealth.com

"In Praise Of The On-Off Relationship"
Forbes.com
by Kiri Blakely
7/7/2011


"The Confident Woman"
Cottoncandymag.com
by Irina Firstein LCSW
6/29/2011


"5 Quick Fixes Every Relationship Needs"
Everydayhealth.com
by Chris Illiades
6/13/2011


"What Does Wiener's Wife Do Now?"
Forbes.com
by Kiri Blakely
6/7/2011


"Your Action Plan for Dealing With Change by Chris Iliades"
Everydayhealth.com
by Chris iliades
5/21/2011


"Irina Firstein Psychotherapy on Initiative Radio with Angela McKenzie"
Archive.org
by Irinia Firstein LCSW
5/21/2011


"Marie Osmond Marries Her First Husband Again"
Forbes.com
by Kiri Blakely
5/4/2011


"Poisoning Sexual Desire in Marriage"
Hitchedmag.com
by Irinia Firstein LCSW


"5 Secrets For Having a Friend With Benefits"
Modernman.com
by Alexandra Foster
1/20/2011


"Nurturing Sexual Desire in Your Marriage"
Hitchedmag.com
by Irina Firstein LCSW
2/2011


"The Importance of Building Sexual Desire in Your Marriage"
Hitchedmag.com
by Irina Firstein LCSW
1/2011


"Are You Just Not Interested?
Qualityhealth.com
by Rosemary Black
11/7/2010


"Maintaining Relationships When You Have Depression"
Everydayhealth.com
by Chris Illades, MD
10/6/2010


"How Trauma Leads to Depression"
Everydayhealth.com
by Chris Ileades, MD
9/21/10


"For Keeps"
Cosmopolitan October 2010 (not available on line)
by Kristina Grish


"Things Couples Should Consider Before Having A Baby"
Hitched.com
by Irina Firstein, LCSW
September 2010


"The Un-Divorce: When Leaving Your Marriage Is Just Too Much Work"
AolNews by Suzi Parker
8/2/2010


"Having A Bad Mel Day"
Forbes.com by Kiri Blakeley
7/19/2010


"Adjusting Your Depression Treatment Plan"
Everydayhealth.com by Chris Iliades, MD
7/1/2010


"What Do You Call Each Other?"
Match.com by Sara Hodon
8/21/2010


"Friends With Benefits: The Next Step"
SheKnow.com by Aly Walansky 08/15/2010


Nonverbal Communication- "A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words"
By Irina Firstein LCSW
Goodtherapy.org
6/10/2010


" Intrapersonal and Interpersonal Conversations"
By Irina Firstein
GoodTherapy.org
5/22/2010


"How to Preserve Love and Passion in Your Marriage"
By Irina Firstein
HitchedMag.com
5/20/2010


"10 Reasons Why Women Love to Gossip"
By Rosemary Black
Qualityhealth.com
5/13/2010


"11 Tips for Online Dating"
By Rosemary Black
Qualityhealth.com
5/10/2010


"When Parents and Grown Children Become Estranged, Heartbreak Comes First, Then Sometimes Healing"
By Rosemary Black
NYNewsDaily.com
5/7/2010


"10 Fun 2-hour Summer Dates for Mom & Dad"
By Melissa Chapman
SheKnows.com
5/5/2010


"Poll: When Women Seek Revenge on a Cheater, His Car's a Likely Target"
By Rosemary Black
NYDailyNews.com
4/27/2010


"5 Things to Consider Before Starting a Family"
By Irina Firstein
Hitched Magazine
4/20/2010


"Helping Our Clients with Difficult Conversations"
By Irina Firstein
GoodTherapy.org
4/12/2010


"Time off Work For A Breakup?"
By Kiri Blakeley
Forbes.com
3/31/10


"Help Lines - Coping with Caregiver Burnout"
By Brian Moore
New York Post
3/23/10


"Now, Breaking Up is Easier to Do"
By Hilary Podkewitz
Crain's New York Business
3/8/10


"Your Live-Younger Plan"
By Dorothy Foltz-Gray
Spry Magazine
3/2/10


"Type A Women's Secret For Having It All? Pill popping"
By Rosemary Black
NYDailyNews.com
2/25/2010


"Surviving Pregnancy: Bed Rest Without Going Crazy"
By Tracy McGinnis
PregnancyAndBaby.com
2/23/10


"It May Be Love, But Buy A Refundable Ticket"
By Katherine Hamm
Los Angeles Times
2/5/10


"3 Things To Know Before Loaning Your Adult Kids Money"
By Geoff Williams
AOL.com
2/1/10


"10 Ways to Make Time for Sex After Baby"
By Brie Gatchallan
SheKnows.com
2/7/2010


"When getting Pregnant Doesn't Come Naturally"
By Ronda Kaysen
Momlogic.com
2/24/2010


"What Women Want?"
By Paola Ortiz
Univision.com
3/8/2010

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2/2016

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1/2016

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12/2015

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7/2015

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Decoded: Emotion In The Office
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Finding the Right Guy
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03.15.2012


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CottonCandyMag.com
11.28.2011


He Loves me, He Loves Me Not
by Irina Firstein, LCSW
CottonCandyMag.com
10.20.2011


The Stress-Free Life
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CottonCandyMag.com
10.3.2011


Gossip Girls
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9.6.2011


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