Howard J. Ruppel, Jr., Ed.D., Ph.D., FAACS
Center for Sexual Growth and Development
608 Fifth Ave. NW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314
ABS Certified Sex Educator
ABS Certified Sex Therapist
ABS Certified Clinical Supervisor
Clinical Fellow of the American Academy of Clinical Sexologists.
Diplomate American College of Sexologists Cert. No. 81-1002
Member Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality
Member World Professional Association for Transgender Health
Former Chancellor & Academic Dean IASHS (2000-2009)
Specialties: Male and Female sexual function and dysfunction, matters of sexual intimacy and sexual enhancement, childhood and adolescent sexuality, gender identity issues, sexual minorities, erotology and erotic art, and the sexological perspective to achieving sexual health.