Christiane Northrup, MD reviews: “...loaded with practical and inspiring real world solutions that can help everyone who has been labeled infertile.”
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RIDING THE INFERTILITY ROLLER COASTER is written for anyone struggling with infertility. It's goal is to empower, educate, and advocate for the reader. This comprehensive guide offers invaluable information. Included are honest interviews and insights from people who have traveled on this roller coaster journey.
There is nothing on the market that covers this range of topics including:
- Menopausal Moms - Disclosure - Parenting after Infertility - How to Find a Doctor or Lawyer - The Psychology of Infertility Treatment - Becoming a Couple Again - Choosing to Remain Childless
Iris Waichler has a Master Degree in Social Work and has been practicing for over 25 years. She is the author of "Patient Power: How to Have a Say During Your Hospital Stay" (1986, Betterway). She worked as a Medical Social Worker in large teaching hospitals in the Chicago area and was Director of Medical Social Work at Glenbrook Hospital for three years.
Waichler has a wealth of experience working with infertility, rehabilitation, cancer, and emergency room patients. She has done work leading a Pregnant at Last (PAL) group, doing peer counseling, and volunteering on the hotline for RESOLVE. She has authored many articles for RESOLVE. Contact Iris at www.InfertilityRollerCoaster.com
BIOGRAPHY I have been a medical social worker for 40 years working with people with catastrophic illnesses counseling them and their families. I also do workshops, speeches on caregiving and infertility. I have authored 3 non-fiction books and won 12 major book awards. I also have authored 100's of articles on healthcare related themes and am a blog contributor. My latest book is called Role Reversal How to Take care of Yourself and Your aging Parents. It is a memoir about my father in his words and mine. It also blends my personal experience as his caregiver, and my professional expertise offering a rich variety of resources and information on the universal themes associated with caregiving.
Riding the Infertility Roller Coaster: A Guide to Educate And Inspire