Frozen Dreams : Psychodynamic Dimensions of Infertility and Assisted ReproductionMaterial type: TextSeries: eBooks on DemandPublisher: : Taylor and Francis, 2015Description: 1 online resource (220 p.)ISBN: 9781317714460Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Frozen Dreams : Psychodynamic Dimensions of Infertility and Assisted ReproductionOnline resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Contributors; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I; 1 Psychological Changes in Infertility Patients; Part II; 2 Therapist Anxiety about Motivation for Parenthood; 3 When the Therapist Is Infertile; 4 The Therapist's Negative Preconceptions about Infertility Treatment.; 5 Therapist Anger, Despair, Cynicism; 6 Riding the Elephant in the Room: How I Use Countertransference in Couples Therapy; 7 From Infertility to Adoption; Part III; 8 Treating Single Mothers by Choice; 9 Miscarriage and Stillbirth
10 When the Patient Has Experienced Severe Trauma11 Extraordinary Circumstances: Termination of Three Pregnancies Conceived with Donated Oocytes; Part IV; 12 The Nurse's Perspective in a Reproductive Program; 13 Two Decades as an Infertility Therapist; Author Index; Subject Index
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Allison Rosen, Ph.D., is Supervisor of Psychotherapy, Past President, and Fellow, William Alanson White Institute; Co-Founder of the Fertility Preservation Special Interest Group, American Society of Reproductive Medicine; Medical Advisory Board Member FertileHope; Assistant Editor, Contemporary Psychoanalysis.
Jay Rosen is President, Xint Corp (information technology), and an activist in education and desegregation.