WHYY Voices in the Family - Silver Splitters: The "Other Shade of Gray"
A growing number of people are divorcing as they near retirement age. In the last 20 years, the divorce rate has more than doubled for men and women ages 50 and older. It's a trend with taxing ripple effects that can be felt emotionally, socially, financially, and in other ways. Dr. Dan Gottlieb and his guests Dr. Rita DeMaria and Dr. Scott Haltzman discuss "Silver Splitters"– older adults who face divorce. - August 26, 2013
WHYY Voices in the Family - Parenting: It's Joys and Blues
Dr. Rita DeMaria is interviewed by Dr. Dan Gottlieb about the effects of parenthood on happiness. - August 2, 2010
Internet Radio Show: "Laughter, Intimacy and Passion in Marriage"
Dr. Rita DeMaria is interviewed by Dr. Pat Covalt on her live internet radio show, “The Power of Being Tuned-In” (Relationship Success Through EQ).
WHYY Radio Times Interview: "What Makes for a Good Marriage?"
Dr. Rita DeMaria spends the hour with host Marty Moss-Coane discussing what makes a good marriage.
Radio Interview: "You Deserve A Great Relationship, A Great Marriage"
Host Vanecia Wills-Leufroy interviewed "AOL Love & Relationship Expert Dr. Rita DeMaria" for her radio segment, "A Woman's Spirit".
Listen to the Complete Interview (57:16 minutes)
Radio Interview: "The 7 Stages of Marriage"
"Marriage isn't broken, it is healthy and alive." Dr. Rita DeMaria discusses the seven stages of marriage with talk radio host, Dr. Alvin Jones.
Listen to the Complete Interview (12:48 minutes)
.....Highlights from the Interview
....."Laughter and fun are more important than sex." (37 seconds)
....."Fight fair...be receptive...respond kindly." (37 seconds)
Audio Presentations for Professionals
"The 7 Stages of Marriage" Can Help You in Your Practice or Relationship Education Program
Rita DeMaria presents the 7 Stages of Marriage to a group of therapists.
Listen to Rita DeMaria (58:55 minutes)