LGBTQIA + Donor Conception Masterclass

Learn all you need to know to build your family - and take care of your mind and body in the process

Understand how to prioritize what is most helpful

Gain a better understanding of issues specific to the LGBTQIA+ community

Support the health of the uterine environment and manage your stress in the process

Beginning your journey with donor conception isn't easy

When you build your family through donor conception, choosing the right donor is a crucial decision - but never an easy one. You want the very best for your future family, but there's so much to consider. And when you haven't done this before, you likely don't even know half the questions you should be asking right now.

  • Unsure where to start?
  • Not sure how to understand what is most important in supporting the uterine environment?
  • Want to manage your stress so you can be clear about the how to make good decisions?
  • Need to know how to stack the odds for a healthy child in your favor?
  • Worried you'll make the wrong choice?

Don't panic. We've got this covered for you. This video series will give you the clarity you need to simplify the process of choosing your donor, optimize your health and manage your stress.

Have confidence you've made the right choice for your family

Choosing your donor doesn't need to keep you awake at night. The Center for Family Building is here to help. Our founder Lisa Schuman, LCSW, knows how bewildering building your family through donor conception can be. She's helped hundres of people just like you. In this video series she walks through all the common questions our clients ask about choosing a donor, how to optimize the health of the person who will be carrying and how everyone can manage stress through this important journey.

 

You'll learn about the long and short-term implications for each part of this decision, so you can be completely prepared. And you'll finish watching feeling secure knowing you are choosing the right donor for your future family and can provide a healthy environment for your future child.

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Gail Sexton Anderson

Lisa’s advice and guidance is thoughtful of all parties involved in creating a family via third-party reproduction, not just for the decisions they are making prior to conception, but also for the future of all parties.

Gail Sexton Anderson, Ed.M.
Founder and CEO
Donor Concierge

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Eric and Art

Lisa’s wise advice in this video was always one step ahead. She answered all of the questions we had…and more. It is so complex to build a family as a queer couple and so stressful to choose the genes for your future child. Lisa simplified all of the steps so we could confidently choose the right donor for our family, manage our stress and then move forward in our journey. We’re so glad we found her!

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Carlos and Glen

Thank you for making this video. We have found it to be very useful and we are sure that we will be watching it again and again. You have explained the process and discussed the issues in a straight forward yet in-depth manner and the wealth of advice is truly appreciated.

This webinar will help you:

  • Understand how to think about donor conception
    Once you learn how to think differently about donor conception,choosing will be much easier
  • Care for the uterine environment
    You'll learn some important basic facts about caring for the environment your baby will grow in
  • Effectively manage emotions
    Gain important tools to manage stress in a way that best suits you

Have confidence you've made the right choice for your family

Choosing your donor doesn't need to keep you awake at night. The Center for Family Building is here to help. Our founder Lisa Schuman, LCSW, knows how bewildering building your family through donor conception can be. She's helped hundreds of people just like you. In this video series, she walks through all the common questions our clients ask about choosing a donor, how to optimize the health of the person who will be carrying and how everyone can manage stress through this important journey.

Your path to a positive gestational carrier journey

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STEP 1
LEARN HOW TO CHOOSE YOUR DONOR

We'll cover everything you need to know to help you choose a donor who you can feel good about and who is the best choice for your family.

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Step 2.
TAKE CHARGE OF YOUR FUTURE CHILD'S DEVELOPMENT-

Have peace of mind knowing you have strategies to help optimize the uterine environment and give your baby the right start.

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Step 3.
MANAGE YOUR
EMOTIONS

Not only is the process challenging but when your emotions take charge of the process, you can be taken off course and make mistakes along the way. Learn how to feel calm so you can be clear about your choices.

Bonuses Included with program

  • Worksheets: One for each module so you can record information that is important to you
  • Cheat sheet: A positive donor language cheat sheet so you can familiarize yourself with helpful language
  • Ebook: Managing Stress Through Fertility Treatment
  • Ebook: 10 Things Donor Conceived Children Want Their Parents To Understand

A respected professional in the fertility field for more than two decades and the principal investigator for many fertility treatment studies, Lisa understands how stressful alternative parenting can be because she's been there too.

Lisa has won awards for her research from the medical community and has helped hundreds of individuals find the right path to parenthood.

Lisa's workshops for donor conceived children have received accolades from the press and have helped many donor concieved children learn how to share their information with others.

Lisa has lectured around the country and was the only mental health professional called to testify before the State Senate Judiciary Committee to legalize compensated surrogacy in New York.  She has served on many professional committees and boards and is frequently asked to share her expertise at the American Society for Reproductive Medicine.

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

Family building is tough enough and the decisions you make are too important to leave up to chance. Get the guidance you need to make your journey easier and rest easy you have the knowledge you need to build the family of your dreams.

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