Steve Holladay is an international speaker, therapist and founder of Ultimate Escape, which is a ministry dedicated to helping young people achieve healthy sexuality and overcome sexually addictive behavior. He has an M.A. in Human Services Counseling from Regent University and completed the sex therapy program at the Institute for Sexual Wholeness in Atlanta.  He has specialized graduate level training in human sexuality, sexual addiction, sexual identity, sexual abuse and advanced sexual trauma. He is a Pastoral Sex Addiction Professional (PSAP) through the Institute for Trauma and Addiction Professionals (IITAP). Steve developed an adolescent version of the Sexual Addiction Screening Tool (SAST) with the approval of Dr. Patrick Carnes.

Steve’s area of professional focus is sexual issues among teens and young adults. Steve frequently speaks about sexuality, relationships and recovery issues at churches and schools through his nonprofit Ultimate Escape.

Steve and Holly have been married over 25 years and have four adult children and one granddaughter.