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ERIC Number: EJ699264
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Sep-22
Pages: 9
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 33
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0748-9633
The Infertility Experience: Biopsychosocial Effects and Suggestions for Counselors
Watkins, Kathryn J.; Baldo, Tracy D.
Journal of Counseling and Development, v82 n4 p394 Fall 2004
Infertility affects many individuals and couples. This article begins with a case study of a couple who have experienced infertility yet do not identify infertility as their presenting problem. Clients and counselors alike often overlook infertility. This article offers an overview of the biology of infertility and its psychological and sociological effects. Counseling issues are presented to assist counselors to identify infertility as a concern and provide interventions.
American Counseling Association, 5999 Stevenson Ave., Alexandria, VA 22304. Web site: http://www.counseling.org.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Counselors
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: United States