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How Long To Wait To Date After A Breakup

By ANNA-MEGAN RALEY, CBS Houston
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Breakups aren’t fun. But getting back into the dating world could be worse if you’re not careful.

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MaryJo Rapini, a psychotherapist who deals with sex, love, relationship and intimacy issues, says to wait eight months after a breakup before doing the deed. No, she’s not being mean. You need to get your head and heart right before you can approach the dating world sensibly. MaryJo Rapini’s Blog

Related: The Hardest Part Of A Breakup

If you’re not handling the breakup well, stay busy and do something to enhance your appearance. Check out what else Rapini says to do following a breakup.

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