As a Media Therapist, Dr. Ava has appeared on a myriad of TV shows, from Good Morning America to Anderson Cooper 360, EXTRA and Geraldo at Large. She has also appeared in reality shows like, Gene Simmons Family Jewels and Kendra On Top, helping celebrities navigate their love lives. IFC producers of Gigi Does It cast Dr. Ava to play herself opposite renowned actors, David Krumholz and Ricky Mabe.
Many magazines have written features about Dr. Ava’s colorful life, such as Marie Claire, Cosmo and Sexual Health Magazine. Her expertise has also been quoted in numerous publications including, Women’s Health, Men’s Health, Brides, LA Parent, Redbook, Prevention, Glamour, Esquire, Self, Maxim, Huffington Post, Star, Globe, OK, National Enquirer and Us Weekly.
Through her private practice in Los Angeles, she counsels individuals and couples on personal issues including infidelity, orgasm barriers, performance problems, sexual compulsion, shame and guilt, parental concerns, power struggles, anger management, fear of intimacy, lack of communication and lack of desire. Dedicated to helping people overcome obstacles, Dr. Ava is passionate about the power of love and how it can improve the quality of life!