Surrogacy Steps:

How to Have A Better Relationship With Your Gestational Carrier

A five-part video series from leading surrogacy expert Lisa Schuman to help you have the most positive, secure and problem-free surrogacy experience possible

Understand your surrogate’s psychological profile and how best to work with her

Gain clarity on the legal contract and the vital elements you need to agree upon

Learn how to set up plans for delivery, communication and other important agreements

Surrogacy can be a minefield. You can’t afford to leave this to chance.

When you embark on a surrogacy journey there is so much to consider. You need objective, unsponsored expert guidance to safeguard yourself from potential problems.

  • Have you thought about problems that can occur outside of the parameters of your legal contract?
  • Wondering what you need to do to ensure your delivery plans go smoothly?
  • Need to know how to separate issues of importance from simple distractions?
  • Do you understand the needs of your gestational carrier and how they can change over time?

Don't panic. We've got this covered for you. This video series will provide you with information that you need to know before you take another step. This will change your understanding and your experience.

Begin your journey with confidence that you have the information you need at hand

Shield yourself from potential problems

Ensure your experience is more relaxed and secure

Make happy memories to later share with your child so they can feel positive about the way they came into the world

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"We were surprised to learn there was so much we didn’t know.  We now feel confident we can put into action all of the things we learned in this training and have a great journey"

Marc and Henry

"We have been through so much and we were so worried we wouldn’t know how to navigate our gestational carrier journey. After watching this series we feel so much more relaxed. Thank you Lisa!"

Beth and Jason

Your path to a positive gestational carrier journey

Step 1. Get the video series

Step 2. Understand what really matters during your journey

Step 3. Feel empowered to make the right decisions for you and your partner as you build your family through surrogacy

Your video series

Video One
Grounding yourself
Video Two
What matters most in choosing a surrogate
Video Three
Understanding your surrogate
Video Four
How to build a trusting relationship
Video Five
How to begin to prepare for the future now

Video Series Bonuses!

  • You’ll receive a worksheet outlining each module so you can record information that is important to you as you work through the videos

  • Expert guidance with tips on how to choose an egg donor

  • Stay calm - Free Senses Stress Reduction video and worksheet to help you manage stress

Get the direction you need to transform your understanding of your gestational carrier and the surrogacy journey.

About Lisa Schuman

Your video series is presented by Lisa Schuman, LCSW - the only therapist asked to testify before the State Senate Judiciary Committee to legalize compensated surrogacy in New York.

Lisa understands how bewildering building a family through surrogacy can be. She’s passionate about helping people just like you after building her own family through alternative parenting.

A professional in the fertility field for more than two decades and principal investigator for many fertility treatment studies, Lisa has won awards for her research from the American Society for Reproductive Medicine and has helped hundreds of individuals find the right path to parenthood.

Lisa has lectured around the country and served on many professional committees and boards. She is frequently asked to share her expertise at medical conferences.

So, you're in safe hands, with a professional who truly understands.

Family building is tough enough. You don't need to do it alone. Get the guidance you need to make your journey easier.