Dr.  Pat  Love - Counselor/Therapist, Dating Coach, Marriage and Family Therapist, Marriage Educator, Marriage/Couples Counselor, Relationship Coach, Speaker/Presenter - Austin, TX
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Dr. Pat Love (EdD,LMFT,LPC)


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Phone 512-892-5474

Fax: 512-551-2427

2499 South Capital of Texas Highway

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Distinguished professor, Certified Love Educator, Pat Love, Ed.D. is known for warmth, humor and commitment to learning. For more than twenty-five years, she has contributed to relationship education and personal development through her books, articles, training programs, speaking and media appearances.

Dr. Love has published several professional articles, been featured in many professional books and developed relationships education media and materials being used nationally and internationally.

Her ever-popular books Hot Monogamy and The Truth About Love have literally taken her around the world spreading the good news about marriage and committed relationships. She released her new book in February 2007, co-authored with Dr. Steven Stosny, and entitled How to Improve Your Marriage Without Talking About It.

Pat is in demand as an expert presenter at national and international conferences. She has appeared numerous times on Oprah, The Today Show and CNN. She is a regular contributor to popular magazines such as Cosmopolitan, Men’s Health, Good Housekeeping, Men’s Magazine and Woman’s World.

Pat also has a new university level Love Education DVD course Love: What Everyone Needs to Know.

Pat has co-hosted two video training programs: Living Love and Parenting with the Experts. She is faculty Emeritus, Imago Institute for Relationship Therapy and a recipient of the Smart Marriages Impact Award. She is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, an Approved Supervisor in AAMFT, and a past president of the International Association for Marriage and Family Counseling.

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Dr. Pat Love

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Dr. Pat Love

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Dr. Pat Love

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Time in Practice:

25 years +

Additional Expertise:

Dating Coach

Marriage and Family Therapist

Marriage Educator

Marriage/Couples Counselor

Relationship Coach


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At my office

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Licence information:

Expiration 3/31/15
Number 3431

Articles by Dr. Pat Love
Why Couples With Kids Are So Dang Happy [EXPERT]

Why Couples With Kids Are So Dang Happy

If you think parenthood is all dirty diapers and sleepless nights, you have a lot to learn!

woman moving out boxes after breakup

Breakup Advice: How To Get Over Your Ex

YourTango Experts provide guidance on how to let go of an ex after a breakup.

Rielle Hunter Is Wrong

On the April 29th episode of The Oprah Winfrey Show Rielle Hunter, John Edwards' mistress said ...

Is MySpace YourSpace?

Is MySpace YourSpace?

 Is MySpace YourSpace? Would you, right this minute, be willing to turn over all your ...

What's Your Infidelity IQ? Find Out Now

A 20-question quiz reveals if you're a cheater-in-waiting

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How to Ruin A Perfectly Good Relationship
The Emotional Incest Syndrome: What to do When a Parent's Love Rules Your Life
Never Be Lonely Again: The Way Out of Emptiness, Isolation, and a Life Unfulfilled
In our fast-paced world of longer working ...
By Pat Love, Jon Carlson
Hot Monogamy: Essential Steps to More Passionate, Intimate Lovemaking
Co-authored with best-selling writer Jo ...
By Dr. Patricia Love, Jo Robinson
Hot Monogamy
The Truth About Love: The Highs, the Lows, and How You Can Make It Last Forever
How to Improve Your Marriage Without Talking About It

Dr. Pat Love

All Specialties

Anxiety Issues, Communication Problems, Couples/Marital Issues, Dating/Being Single Support, Divorce/Divorce Prevention, Family Support, Infidelity / Affair Recovery, Sexuality