Please contact me if you would like to schedule a consultation for your practice or clinic.  I offer the following services:

Program evaluation consulting to fertility clinics on best psychological practices to conform with American Association of Reproductive Medicine (ASRM standards).  I am a current ASRM member and remain current with newly published research and techniques.

 

I can offer the following 8 Therapy Groups or informational group sessions to your patients at your clinic in person or via a Hangout on Air (live with viewer participation and later recorded for your clinic’s use), or other groups tailored to your clinic’s needs:

 

  • 10 Session Mind-Body Fertility Series (research-proven to alleviate current mental health symptoms and increase fertility rates: 55% pregnancy rate for treatment group vs 20% control group)
  • General Infertility Support Group
  • Relaxation Training
  • Fertility and Mental Health 101
  • Coping over the Holidays
  • Overcoming IVF Treatment Stress
  • Setting Appropriate Boundaries with Family/Friends
  • Self-Care and Fertility

 

I can also provide Staff Workshops on:

 

  • Working with the Difficult Patient
  • Avoiding Burnout in Reproductive Medicine
  • Fostering Staff Group Cohesion

I can additionally provide staff consultation services/training if you are interested in cultural competence working with either a high LDS population (relatively common in the states of UT, CA, ID, NV, even Washington DC), or for competence more generally with clients coming from religious backgrounds, on the spirituality/fertility nexus.  As you have likely already seen, religious patients tend to approach coping with infertility from a unique perspective, and I can help you harness those strengths as well as cultural sensitivities to be aware of.  

 

Within-the-hour, free mini-crisis management session  (phone call or facetime session for apple/iphone users) to patients who come in for a prenatal ultrasound ~ but no heartbeat is seen. It is crucial when patients receive such unexpected devastating news, to have at least a few minutes to talk, make a plan as to how they can cope over the next few days and learn how to deal with the reactions of others. I have published on bereavement research, and wrote my dissertation that consisted of interviewing loved ones of suicide victims, and am trained to offer such services to your patients.

 

Psychological Testing for patients and third-party reproduction

 

My flat rate is $185 per hour.

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