Sam Louie is a psychotherapist in private practice in specializing in multi-cultural issues and sex addictions and/or compulsive sexual behaviors. He received his Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in marriage & family therapy from Azusa Pacific University in Southern California. Prior to counseling, Sam worked as an Emmy Award-winning television journalist where he researched, produced, and reported on stories related to psychotherapy, culture, and addiction. He is the author of Asian Shame & Addiction: Suffering in Silence, and has also co-taught a course in multicultural Issues in counseling at Northwest University. He writes for Psychology Today, the International Examiner, and Asian-American News.