Shawn Chrisman MS, LPC, Doctoral Candidate is currently practicing Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Texas. He received his clinical education and training with a Masters in Counseling from Southern Methodist University, and is currently working towards his doctorate degree in Human Sexuality from Widener University. Shawn works with individuals and couples on sexuality related issues, including addressing intimacy, sexual identity, gender dysphoria, sexual dysfunctions and other concerns. Shawn identifies as a kink-aware therapist and works with couples enjoying diverse relationship structures, such as open or polyamorous relationships. Shawn has also presented workshops for professionals at local and national conferences and universities.
Ruby B Johnson LMSW, LCDC, SAP, CSAT Candidate received her Bachelors of Social Work in 2003 from Texas Women's University and her Masters of Social Work in 2005 from the University of Texas at Arlington. Since 2003, Ruby has been a direct clinical practitioner, community and professional development educator, and graduate and undergraduate adjunct professor. In private practice, her areas of expertise are substance use disorders, sex addiction, intimacy and love addiction, multicultural families and couples, SOGIE, polyamorous/non monogamous partnerships/constellations, and Kink/BDSM. Ruby Johnson provides therapeutic support, care, and intervention with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, gender variant/non-binary, queer, and same gender loving communities.