THE POST GRADUATE EDUCATION COMMITTEE needs new members
Please contact Sue von Baeyer, 510 849-4403
Please contact Mali Mann, MD, Chair of DG 30, if you have a case in psychoanalysis or psychoanalytic treatment who has used Assisted reproductive Technology. The APsaA meeting will be in Chicago on June 6-8, 2014.
This discussion group will address the psychological effects of the individuals involved in various aspects of alternative reproduction. It will provide a guideline to the psychoanalytic treatment of the psychological difficulties encountered dur- ing these procedures. It will attempt to provide understanding of the short and long term effects on the participants as well as the offspring born via this technology.
After attending this session, participants should be able to: 1) Assess psychological challenges that participants endure during and after an assisted reproductive procedure; 2) Describe the long term psychological impact on the parents and children of the process of assisted reproductive technology