The field of Fertility Counseling is a rapidly growing specialty area in psychotherapy. Many clinicians are finding more patients presenting with reproductive issues and a complex history of reproductive loss. Whether infertility is a presenting problem or occurs during the course of therapy, clinicians need to understand challenges faced by clients as they navigate the world of assisted reproduction. Further, the fallout and aftermath for families who have struggled with infertility continues long after family building is resolved and can impact relationships for generations. Therapists who are interested in receiving continuing education and training in fertility counseling should contact me regarding:
- Our new live ten-month teleconference classes Fertility Counseling Postgraduate Course, has been highly successful for the last two years educating mental health professionals across the continent. All classes for 2018-2019 are now filled. We are now accepting applications for our 2019-2020 monthly Monday class from 11-2 and Tuesday class from 3-6 EST. Please see the attached flyer with monthly dates to be announced. Space is limited and these classes fill up quickly. If you are interested in being considered for next year’s classes please fill out an application and return to us by email as soon as possible and we will get back to you about setting up a time to video conference to discuss the class and your interests.
- Monthly group supervision for those who have completed the introductory course
- Individual case consultations
Here is what a few members of this year’s classes are saying: