Nina's Philosophy

About Nina Atwood

Nina Atwood, M.Ed., LPC, is a licensed therapist with twenty years in private practice. Nina launched the world’s first educational resource on the internet for singles, Singlescoach®, in 1996, simultaneous with the publication of her first book, Be Your Own Dating Service. Since then, she’s established herself as one of the foremost authorities on the intricacies of dating and love relationships. She’s been featured in innumerable national magazines and newspapers, on radio hundreds of times, and on national and regional television.

When she’s not busy helping people transform their relationships, Nina works with CEOs and key level executives of small to mid-sized businesses, facilitating roundtable groups through Vistage (formerly TEC), the world’s largest CEO membership organization. (see

Nina's work today encompasses:

  • Executive coaching
  • Consultation for singles and couples in a one-day intensive format
  • Writing
  • Speaking
  • Media consultation

Nina lives in Dallas, Texas, with her Soul Partner and husband, Mark, and their three cats Sheba, Topaz, and Smokey.