Elisabeth LaMotte

Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW, is a social worker and founder of the DC Counseling and Psychotherapy Center. She is the author of Overcoming Your Parents' Divorce and an active media contributor.  

Is the constant news stream and current political climate making people more anxious? It is up to all of us to turn collective anxiety into something more productive and meaningful. What about collective rebellion? Read more

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Michelle Obama We Go High

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Michelle Obama famously asserted, “When they go low, we go high.”Taking the high road is not only a reflection of good manners and dignity. It is also the most effective strategy when it comes to improving a marriage or salvaging a relationship. Read more


I can typically help a couple save their marriage if they are emotionally invested enough to hate each other. Adults who grew up in divorced households enter marriage with a series of unique strengths conducive to building a happy marriage. Read more

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