Tuesday, May 01, 2007

AFA Telephone Support Group: 5/31/2007 Parenting Donor Gamete Children

no. 362

Copied entirely from American Fertility Association email :

"TOPIC: Parenting Donor Gamete Children (Donor Sperm, Donor Egg, Donor Embryo).
The Disclosure Issue: If, What, When, And How".

This coaching group is accessible to you via your telephone.
It is appropriate for couples and individuals who
  • Are considering the use of donor sperm, egg, or embryo to create their children
  • Are already parenting children created by donor sperm, egg, or embryo

During this one hour group conference call, you will have the opportunity to receive information on:

  • The pros and cons of disclosure to children of their genetic origin
  • What and when to share this information with children if you so choose
  • If and how to share this information with family and friends

You will also have the opportunity to share information and support one another in making this decision and implementing this aspect of parenting.

Thursday, May 31, 2007

9:00 PM to 10:00 p.m. PM, EST

Joann Paley Galst, Ph.D. and Patricia Mendell, L.C.S.W


For more information, and to register, contact:
Joann Galst (jgalst@aol.com or 212-759-2783)
or Patricia Mendell (pmendell@aol.com or 212-819-1778)

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