The Family Building Journey
Are attempts to control your fertility completely stressing you out? Do you experience significant anxiety, depression, anger, stress, grief, sadness, hopelessness or pessimism related to fertility? Does your desire to build a family overwhelm your thoughts? Do you have difficulty engaging in meaningful relationships and enjoyable activities? Or perhaps you are living in quiet shame and feeling isolated...
When to seek support:
a new infertility diagnosis
deciding which treatment option to pursue
beginning IVF treatment
when you and your partner have differing opinions regarding treatment
pregnancy loss or multiple failed IVF cycles
when considering 3rd party assistance such as egg/sperm/embryo donation or surrogacy
when exploring adoption or deciding to live childfree
pregnancy after infertility
You are not alone. We can help.
FERTILITY SUPPORT GROUP
Is infertility stressing you out?
Are you feeling isolated… anxious, depressed, angry, sad, or hopeless because of fertility challenges? Does your desire to build a family overwhelm and preoccupy you?
WHEN: Every second Monday of each month from 6:30pm - 7:30pm
This is a FREE drop-in support group open to those facing fertility challenges in all stages of the fertility process (both primary and secondary fertility challenges welcome) who are seeking additional coping skills and an emotional support system. Facilitated by Jamie Van Zanen, LCSW.
Together we will:
Create a supportive community
Explore and break down common infertility challenges
Improve coping strategies and awareness
Are you pregnant after infertility?
Are you experiencing feelings of anxiety, grief or cautious optimism?
Does your identity feel in limbo????
(No longer fertility challenged - but not the average pregnant woman)
Are you seeking community with other pregnant women who get it?
Open to pregnant women (at any stage in pregnancy) who have utilized reproductive assistance to achieve pregnancy. Facilitated by Jamie Van Zanen, LCSW
WHEN: Every 1st Thursday of the Month @ 5:30-6:45pm
COST: $45 per session