Coping with the Stress of Infertility

What are some of the stresses of infertility and how can patients and couples cope. Why is the grief of infertility unique? We talk with two therapists who specialize in reproductive medicine: Bette Galen and Joey Miller.

Hit the Highlights
  • Why is infertility so stressful?

  • What are the losses people experience when they realize that they are infertile?

  • Why do some patients feel shame or guilt surrounding their infertility?

  • Why is the grief of infertility unique?

  • How does infertility impact marriages and partnerships?

  • How do men and women deal with the stress of infertility in different ways?

  • What are some of the cultural, racial, and religious differences in how people experience infertility stress?

  • How to cope with infertility during the holidays?

  • What are some effective techniques for coping with the stress of infertility?

  • How to find a therapist that specializes in infertility?

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