Alexander-Avila Dr. Alexander Avila is one of the foremost relationship type and communication power experts in the world. He is the best-selling author of LoveTypes and The Gift of Shyness. Over 24 million Internet users have applied Dr. Avila’s breakthrough LoveType compatibility system. He’s an acclaimed national relationship columnist and a popular personality on English and Spanish TV and Radio, as well as a Co-Host of a Weekly Univision Show. He holds four graduate degrees, including a Ph.D. in clinical psychology and a law degree.