Dr. Venus Nicolino; Author, Counselor and Media Personality

Dr. Venus Nicolino is a well-known counselor and media personality who has appeared on several popular shows. This show includes Dr. Oz. Popularly known as Dr. V, she is a licensed professional psychology provider in Los Angeles, California, who has extensive experience working with individuals of all ages and backgrounds. Dr. Venus Nicolino has a Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology, a Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology, and a Doctorate in Psychology.


Career as a Clinical Psychologist 

Dr. Venus Nicolino is a self-help guru who breaks down formal advice and creates her self-help genre: Nobody’s an Expert. The Nobody´s and Expert genre means she speaks for herself, not someone else. Dr. Venus Nicolino deconstructs bad advice from alleged life experts one day at a time, showing them the truth early on. She has an online podcast called The Tea with Dr. V.


Dr. Venus Podcast offers insights into mental health for the digital generation. She recently became a bestselling author and debuted at number 1 in the LA TIMES with her book “Bad Advice: How to Survive and Thrive in an Age of Bullshit.” 


Simultaneously intelligent and irreverent, Dr. Venus Nicolino fuses the brains and insight of a nerdy Ph.D. She first appeared on-screen on Bravo’s L.A. Shrinks, and since that time, she has been featured on many other shows such as Real Housewives of New Jersey, Millionaire Matchmaker, Watch What Happens Live, The Dr. Oz Show, and The Real Rachael Ray Show.