Shadeen Francis, MFT is a marriage and family therapist, graduate professor, and author specializing in sex therapy and social justice. She has been featured on platforms like 6-ABC, Fox News, and the New York Times to share her expertise, and she speaks internationally on topics such as self-esteem, sexual intimacy, dating in a digital age, and community building. Shadeen’s belief is that the world is built on the strengths of communities. This worldview has propelled her to focus on underserved populations: ethnic and cultural minorities, the kinky/poly/queer communities, and victims of economic hardship. Her work allows people of all backgrounds to improve their relationships and live in peace and sexual pleasure.