CATEGORY: Sexuality and Sexual health > Family Planning 2 articles

Within the world of family planning there are many ideas to consider: Abstinence, contraception and/or abortion. Are you ready to have children now? Do you have a sense of what kind of family you would like (not that one can ever fully plan)? Are you planning to adopt? Or have biological children? What if you or your partner is infertile? Would you consider working with a fertility specialist? Has the emotional toll of all of these life-changing decisions been a source of bonding between you, your partner, your friends and family or a tension point? Key concepts that will be explored in this section are : fertility / infertility concerns, pregnancy prevention, contraception, abortion, adoption, pregnancy, communication skills and emotional support.

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Navigating Living Alone Together

Posted by: Center for Growth Therapists

Navigating Living Alone Together (LAT)

            In a time when the trend is going toward cohabitating prior to marriage, there is also a trend to Living Alone Together. What does that…


How To Become Pregnant

Posted by: Alex Robboy, CAS, MSW, LCSW Individual, Couples & Family Therapy IMAGO Certified Marriage Counselor AASECT Certified Sex Therapist Supervisor Founder & Director of the Center for Growth Inc.

How To Become Pregnant / Maximize the chances of becoming pregnant 

 These suggestions are written in no particular order.  Some suggestions are more important than others. 

  • Engage in intercourse once every…