Marriage

Have a Happy (realistically speaking) Valentine’s Day

As a licensed marriage and family therapist in San Francisco, I hear often how Valentine's Day was a disaster. Usually the holiday is so overhyped, it's impossible for anyone to meet the expectations of their spouse. Usually women, but not always. While older couples were less likely to get upset about missed expectations, younger couples have

Have a Happy (realistically speaking) Valentine’s Day2019-01-30T12:51:21-08:00

How to be an Awesome Step Parent

With half of all marriages ending in divorce, and most of those going on to remarry, it's import to learn how to be an awesome step parent. Even if you don't have any kids yourself, if you're marrying someone who has kids you're going to face some interesting hurdles. And it's not just about the

How to be an Awesome Step Parent2017-03-01T12:35:43-08:00

Preparing for a Divorce While You’re Happily Married

Today's topic - Preparing for a Divorce while You're Happily Married might seem antithetical, if one is indeed happily married. However, we do things to prepare for the worst possible scenario all the time. We participate in fire drills at school, work and hopefully home. We practice earthquake drills in the event one happens and

Preparing for a Divorce While You’re Happily Married2017-03-01T12:36:35-08:00

Mending a Marriage After Infidelity

Infidelity in a marriage can be a horribly devastating thing to experience. It can knock you off your feet and you may feel as though you will never recover. Of course you will and if you and your spouse work hard your marriage can too. Not all marriages can survive infidelity, it takes both partners

Mending a Marriage After Infidelity2016-08-19T09:50:46-07:00

Tips for a Healthy Marriage

First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes contempt and then comes divorce. With nearly 50% of marriages ending divorce it's hard to believe anyone is having a healthy marriage. As a marriage counselor in the San Francisco Bay Area, I've seen some horrible marriages and I've seen some great ones - many times they

Tips for a Healthy Marriage2016-08-19T09:31:45-07:00

About Janna

Dr. Janna Fond, PsyD, LMFT is a licensed psychotherapist and life coach with over 20 years of experience working with adults. Currently, she has a private practice in San Mateo, California where she helps individuals and couples.

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