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Take a compassionate and empathic understanding of Life’s Problems, add a dash of profanity and you get Dr. V.  (AKA Dr. Venus Nicolino) Dr. V’s edgy, humorous-yet-philosophical take on “How to Human” has made her an audience favorite. Now entering her eighth season as the host of Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars, Dr. V first appeared on Bravo’s L.A. Shrinks in 2013.

Since then, she’s been featured on Real Housewives of New Jersey, Millionaire Matchmaker and appeared as a recurring guest on Watch What Happens Live, The Dr. Oz Show, The Real, Steve Harvey,The Doctors,and Rachael Ray. Her first book, Bad Advice: How to Survive and Thrive in an Age of Bullshit, has been published by HarperOne and is a national bestseller.

Dr. V holds a Masters Degree from New York University in Counseling Psychology, a Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology and a Doctorate Degree in Clinical Psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology. She may drop a casual f-bomb in conversation with you. If you’re an adult bothered by bad words in 2018, Dr. V can help you work that s*@# out.

I’m all about heart,humor,and throwing out the bullshit