Russ Pope, M.S., is a Licensed Professional Counselor, and a Certified Christian Sexual Addiction Specialist. He has received advanced training in the treatment of sexual addiction and intimacy disorders from the International Institute for Trauma and Addiction Professionals. A speaker, author, consultant, and counselor, Russ has worked with individuals, couples, church leadership, and lay groups. He has served as a missionary in Europe and an ordained associate pastor in the U.S. He has expertise in the treatment of sexual addictions, shame, trauma, codependency, and emotional intimacy disorders. Currently Russ has his own private practice in Wauwatosa, WI.