UMMS Affiliation

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology; Department of Psychiatry

Publication Date


Document Type



Female Urogenital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications | Health Psychology | Mental and Social Health | Obstetrics and Gynecology | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology | Women's Health


An evidence-based presentation on the science/etiologies of infertility and its psychological impact. Outline: Prevalence and Etiology of Infertility. Basic Evaluation. Treatment Options. Psychological Effects of Infertility. Depression/Anxiety. Social, Cultural, and Gender Issues. Relationship Issues. Patient Distress and Pregnancy Rates. Psychological Support. Evidence-Based Psychological Interventions.



Journal/Book/Conference Title

2014 Women's Faculty Committee (WFC) Women's Health Event


Presented as part of the Women's Faculty Committee (WFC) Women's Health Event at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, June 25, 2014, Worcester, MA.



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