Dr. Ruth Westheimer

Human Sexuality Psychology Pioneer / World-Renowned Sex Therapist

World’s Most Famous Sex Therapist

Dr. Ruth Westheimer, widely known as Dr. Ruth, is a renowned sex therapist, author, and media personality. Born in Germany, Dr. Ruth’s life and career are a testament to resilience and perseverance. After surviving the Holocaust, she went on to study psychology and became a pioneer in the field of sexual education and therapy. Dr. Ruth gained popularity in the 1980s with her candid and straightforward approach to discussing taboo subjects, breaking barriers and initiating open conversations about sex and relationships. Through her numerous books, radio and television programs, and public speaking engagements, Dr. Ruth has been a leading advocate for sexual literacy, emphasizing the importance of healthy communication and understanding in intimate relationships. Her warm and engaging personality, combined with her expertise and genuine care for others, have made her a beloved and trusted authority on matters of the heart and human sexuality.