Shawn Rubin, Psy.D. is an existential-humanistic depth psychotherapist who has been in private practice since 1998. He specializes in child play therapy and parent consultation; strengthening adolescent & parent relationships; couples and family therapy; adult psychoanalytic psychotherapy, and affirming therapy with the LGBTQIA, kink, poly, pro-sex, and alternative lifestyle communities. He is the former Coordinator of Clinical Services to Children & Families at Catholic Social Services of Wayne County in Detroit where he created a Relationship Play Therapy Clinic, and supervised graduate students from colleges and universities throughout Southeastern Michigan. Shawn is President-Elect of the Society for Humanistic Psychology, Division 32 of the American Psychological Association and Editor in Chief of the Journal of Humanistic Psychology. He is Co-Editor of Humanistic Psychotherapies: Handbook of Research and Practice (2016) and Co-Editor in Chief of University Professors Press.