Monday, February 21, 2011

AFA Telephone Support Group: Dealing with Miscarriage and Early Pregnancy Loss

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Dealing with Miscarriage and Early Pregnancy Loss 

Many of us have persevered and stayed the course, became
pregnant only to be followed by loss with major set-backs,
sadness and disappointment. 

This FREE AFA TELECOACHING group will explore the
aftermath  of miscarriage, while managing our grief and healing.

During this one hour group conference call, you will receive 

information on:
  • getting the support you need
  • be present for ourselves and our partners in healing together and apart
  • communicate with family and friends
  • effectively return to work and routine
  • accept, let go, and move on
WHEN: Wednesday, February 23rd  
WHERE: Telephone Conference Line (call-in information will be 
given at time of registration)
TIME: 9:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Eastern time
FACILITATORS: Emily Laitmon, LCSW and Joan Winograd, LCSW  

For further information and to register contact:  
Emily Laitmon,, 212-988-2054, 914-633-4224 
Joan Winograd,, 212-362-4003

Emily Laitmon, LCSW, is a psychotherapist in private practice in NYC and
Westchester specializing in women's issues, couple counseling, relationships
and family building.  She is also a bereavement counselor and offers support
to several hospitals and genetic depts. She is a group facilitator and coach
for AFA.  Ms. Laitmon has written articles and led seminars on emotional
challenges of infertility and couple therapy.  She has experienced 
repeated IVFs resulting in a daughter and adopted a son.

Joan D. Winograd, LCSW, has been a therapist specializing in infertility
issues, as well as pregnancy loss, for the over 20 years, having personally
dealt with such issues.  She practices on the Upper West Side in New York
City, and sees individuals, couples and groups, and has spoken extensively
on the subject. She is a Coaching Support Group Leader with the 
American Fertility Association. 

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