Talking with Kids about Donor Egg, Sperm, Embryo & Surrogacy

Explaining Conception via Egg, Sperm, Embryo Donation to KidsMany psychologists believe that children who were conceived with sperm donation, egg donation, embryo donation, and surrogacy should be told about their conception with third-party reproduction.

Parents often wonder how they can explain a concept this complex to children and at what age should they tell.

Creating a Family has many resources to explain the advantages of talking with children about egg, sperm, and embryo donation and surrogacy and how to tell. A few we think you will find particularly helpful are:


Many more Creating a Family radio interviews with experts, videos, blogs, fact sheets, and Q and A’s with Experts on talking with kids about third-party conception can be found at the icons below.

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Creating a Family Radio Shows on Talking With Kids About Conception

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Q and A's with Experts on Talking With Kids About Conception

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