Infertility and Mood disorder
19 Sep 2015fertility, mental health
Much of my work as a fertility counsellor involves supporting people who are struggling to conceive a child and are experiencing feelings of sadness, anxiety and distress. These sorts of reactions are incredibly normal in the context of such a difficult situation, but when does this become a clinical problem? This article from Infertility.about.doc explores the difference between feeling distressed by your infertility, and being depressed.