The Mind Body Program for Fertility is a ten-session group course facilitated by mental health professionals from Positive Mind Body Australia.
Please note: The program is currently only available in Queensland.
The program, which was developed by Dr Alice Domar (Assoc. Prof Harvard University), is held either over ten weeks or in a weekend format. Participants report decreases in physical symptoms such as insomnia, headaches and gastrointestinal distress, as well as reductions in psychological problems such as anxiety, depression and irritability.*
Women who have participated in the Mind Body Program for Fertility have also reported benefits such as:
Research in the US shows that women who took part in the program had a substantially improved take-home baby rate: more than 50%, compared with 20% for controls.**
Through these programs you will share with others on their fertility journey and learn:
Registering for the Mind Body Program for Fertility is easy. Simply contact Positive Mind Body Australia directly via email firstname.lastname@example.org today.
*Boston IVF http://www.bostonivf.com/mind_body_programs.html
**Domar, A.D., Rooney, K.L., Wiegand, B., Orav, E.J., Alper, M.M., Berger, B.M., & Nikolovski, J. (2011) Impact of a group mind/body intervention on pregnancy rates in IVF patients, Fertility and Sterility, 95(7), 2269-2273.