Infertility and identity : new strategies for treatment / Lara L. Deveraux, Ann Jackoway Hammerman

Author(s): Deveraux, Lara L., 1962-
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Subjects: Infertility--Treatment
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, c1998
LC Classification: R, RC
Table of Contents: Preface
Introduction 1
Pt. 1. Preparing the Therapist 9
1. Pioneering a New Model of Treatment 11
2. Learning the Essential Skills of Infertility Counseling 31
Pt. 2. Understanding the Client Experience with Infertility 55
3. Recognizing the Impact of Infertility 57
4. Identifying Specific Responses to Infertility 75
Pt. 3. Strategies for Treatment 97
5. Coping with Reproductive Loss 99
6. Dealing with Sexuality and Infertility 128
7. Considering Alternatives to Biological Parenting 150
8. Coping with Recurring Grief and Doubt 172
9. Regaining a Healthy Identity 202
Pt. 4. Practical Applications 209
10. Session Plans 211
11. Exercises 257
App. A: Suggested Viewing and Reading Lists 283
App. B: Resources 288
App. C. Alternatives to Biological Parenting 292
References 305
About the Authors 307
Index 309
Alternate Titles: Spine title: Infertility & identity
Additional Authors: Hammerman, Ann Jackoway, 1959-
Notes: LCCN: 97049290
ISBN: 0787938815 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Physical Description: x, 322 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 38067674
ISBN/ISSN: 0787938815

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