Dr. Ruth Westheimer is a psychosexual therapist who helped to pioneer the field of media psychology. Dr. Westheimer’s expertise has included television, 31 books, newspapers, games, home videos, computer software, and her own website. Dr. Ruth was born in Germany and escaped the Holocaust at age of 10. She moved to Israel when she was 17 to become a Jewish Freedom Fighter. From there she moved to Paris, then the US in 1956. She worked for Planned Parenthood that prompted her to further her education in human sexuality. Dr. Westheimer has two children, four grandchildren, and resides in New York City.