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BLOGS

Susan Golombok on disclosure:  http://www.goodtherapy.org/blog/egg-sperm-donor-children-benefit-from-full-disclosure1128111/

Nancy Freeman-Carroll's latest post on Psychology Today on "Is it Important to Know the Identity of the Sperm or Egg Donor?" http://tinyurl.com/o33b5lv

Nancy Freeman-Carroll's post on talking with children about assisted conception, "Where Do Babies Come From?":http://tinyurl.com/ba3rapy

Nancy Freeman-Carroll quoted in  Katherine Screiber's "Why We Cry":  http://greatist.com/grow/why-we-cry

 

RELEVENT ARTICLES

http://www.bionews.org.uk/page_845387.asp - Why it's important for Donor-Conceived Kids to Know About their Origins

 

RESOURCE FOR BOOKS TO READ TO CHILDREN ABOUT ASSISTED CONCEPTION

http://www.booksfordonoroffspring.blogspot.de

(Stay tuned for my book Making Families)

 

ORGANIZATIONS/WEBSITES FOR FAMILIES CREATED WITH DONOR CONCEPTION

Donor Conception Network

http://www.dcnetwork.org/sites/all/modules/civicrm/extern/url.php?u=13351&qid=1402964

Parents via Egg Donation

http://pved.org

Donor Sibling Network

https://www.donorsiblingregistry.com

 

ARTICLES OF INTEREST

Nancy Freeman-Carroll, (2016) "The Possibilities and Pitfalls of Talking about Conception with Donor Egg: Why Parents Struggle and How Clinicians Can Help,"  Journal of Infant, Child, and Adolescent Psychotherapy, 15:1, 40-50. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15289168.2015.1124014

Susan Golombok "Three parent families can be as good as two: Whatever the shape of modern families, the quality of relationshiops is more important than the structure." http://www.theguardian.com/science/2012/oct/07/three-parent-families-susan-golombok

Families Working it out:  adolescents' views on communicating about donor conception.  http://humrep.oxfordjournals.org/content/22/8/2318.full

Anne Malave's post, INFertility, In recognition of National Infertility Awareness Week:http://tinyurl.com/cqduvbk


Information about psychoanalysis and psychotherapy:

The William Alanson White Institute provides public access to information about psychotherapy and psychoanalysis.  Dr. Freeman-Carroll is a Supervisor of Psychotherapy at the WAWI.

 

Information about psychology and emotional disorders:

The American Psychological Association provides public access to information regarding numerous areas of psychology.

The New York State Psychological Association provides access to information on psychological matters particular to New York, as well as in general.

The Canadian Psychological Association provides useful information about how psychology can help with all different situations, conditions, and circumstances.  Check out this resource "Your Health: Psychology Works Fact Sheets: <http://bit.ly/bNKENPope>

 

Information about infertility:

The American Society for Reproductive Medicine provides public access to information regarding numerous areas of fertility, infertility, sexuality, and reproductive medicine.

RESOLVE provides public access to information about infertility and its treatment.