Marissa Nelson, LMFT
Marriage and Family Therapist

Marissa Nelson

About

Marissa Nelson is the Founder & CEO of IntimacyMoons Couples Retreats. She is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), Sex Therapist & Divorce Mediator, and specializes in couples & intimacy issues. She has served as a private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients in the Greater Washington DC, and now conducts workshops and speaking engagements about intimacy and connection. Young, dynamic, articulate, and exceptionally qualified, Marissa possesses a Master's of Family Therapy (MFT) from the esteemed Couples and Family Therapy Department of Drexel University in Philadelphia. Marissa also holds a Certificate in Sexual Health and Sex Therapy from the University of Michigans School of Social Work.

Language

  • English

My Articles

Honeymoon Sex Guide: 8 Smashing Tips To Satisfying Newlywed Sex

Honeymoon Sex Guide: 8 Smashing Tips To Satisfying Newlywed Sex

If you are planning your honeymoon, I think a congratulations is in order! You have much to enjoy and look forward to in the months and years ahead as ...
Top 5 Most Common Reasons Why Couples Stop Being Intimate

Top 5 Most Common Reasons Why Couples Stop Being Intimate

I see many couples grapple with the issues of differences in desire and sexuality. There are so many reasons why partners stop connecting and shy away ...
How to Fight Boredom in your Marriage

How to Fight Boredom in your Marriage

As a couples therapist, I see many romantic relationships that are affected by boredom, and find that there are layers and many possible root causes. Do ...
Prioritize your Relationship, Partner and Sexual Connection

Prioritize your Relationship, Partner and Sexual Connection

Could your marriage use an intimacy boost? Connection and intimacy are so vital and is the lifeblood of your relationship. We all are emotional, sexual ...
Quickies: 5 Minute Couples Exercise For Better Intimacy

Quickies: 5 Minute Couples Exercise For Better Intimacy

Here is an exercise that I recommend for my couples for homework, I find that it s a short and quick way to begin uncovering vulnerability and increasing ...
6 Tips to Get Through Your Next Fight Like a Champ!

6 Tips to Get Through Your Next Fight Like a Champ!

For the past week I have been seeing clients and friends struggle with re connecting after an argument. In 60 seconds flat things can go from calm to being ...
3 Tips To Get Out Of Your Sexual Rut

3 Tips To Get Out Of Your Sexual Rut

Here s a question that I get asked often How do couples who ve been married for a long time keep the sex satisfying? I am so up for answering this! For ...

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