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Posts by Lisa Schuman LCSW

Your Donor and Anonymity

Lisa Schuman, founder of The Center for Family Building, gives you more informative tips about your donor for you and your family on this episode of Donor Day. SOCIAL Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100010425692362 Twitter – https://twitter.com/FamilyBuild Linkedin – https://www.linkedin.com/in/lisa-schuman-b15b5a11/ Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/thecenterforfamilybuilding/ CONTACT Email Lisa at Lisa@FamilyBuilding.NET

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The Donor Day Myth

Lisa Schuman, founder of The Center for Family Building, debunks a few donor myths on this episode of Donor Week. Lisa Schuman is a licensed clinical social worker and Founder Director of The Center for Family Building, the former Chair of the Egg Freezing Task Force for the Mental Health Professional Group of the ASRM…

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Coming out with your struggle, no matter what it is

Carrie Underwood recently joined Gwyneth Paltrow, Andy Cohen, Pink, Courtney Cox, Jenna Wolfe, and other celebrities in bringing fertility treatment and pregnancy loss out of the shadows of shame. These individuals have shared the thrill of growing their families, but many are also bravely sharing their struggles as well. Ms. Underwood experienced the double whammy…

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6 Steps to Feeling the Way You Want to Feel

Lisa Schuman, founder of The Center for Family Building, shows you six simple steps to start feeling the way to really want to feel. Lisa Schuman is a licensed clinical social worker and Founder Director of The Center for Family Building, the former Chair of the Egg Freezing Task Force for the Mental Health Professional…

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Making the Most out of the End of Summer

Girl doing yoga

Many therapists and self-help gurus agree that taking steps to change your mood can help you feel more empowered and happier overall. If we work with this premise, why not use the end of the Summer to press the reset button and re-energize yourself? Use experiences from your past and present to help you feel…

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Plan ahead: How to talk to friends and family about your journey

Family on a stroll in the woods.

Families who have non-genetically related children regularly confront many issues. One of these issues concerns the curiosity that many people have about where the child “comes from” or which parent a child resembles. As a result, parents who use egg or sperm donation or adoption to form their families often find themselves fending off unwanted…

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