by Sam everingham
Posted on 2018-01-21 at 23:08:27
“Dr. Rad” is the Director of Southcoast Psychological Associates, Inc. She is a licensed clinical psychologist and has been practicing psychology for over three decades. Her extensive background and expertise in the area of surrogacy and reproductive medicine over the past two decades has facilitated the development and implementation of this innovative program. Our goal is for all Couples and Surrogate Mothers to have the optimal experience during the surrogacy journey and especially at the birth of the Couple’s baby. This is accomplished with a combined effort between the psychological team and Building Families, Inc. staff working closely together. This seamless, synergistic relationship between the two programs has resulted in successful and happy outcomes for hundreds of Couples and Surrogate Mothers.
Australia’s eighth annual surrogacy & donor conference for intended parents for the first time had a whole day devoted to domestic surrogacy. A record crowd of 180 intended parents attended from around the country, to network, and hear from experts, panels of surrogates, parents, egg donors, and donor-conceived children. The success of the event would […]
Surrogacy is an exciting journey and an ideal option when you are unable to conceive on your own. However the current Covid-19 pandemic brings added stress to both surrogates and intended parents, particularly when working at a great distance from each other. So during surrogacy arrangements now more than ever, a relaxed mind is essential […]
Surrogacy can fall into the categories of altruistic or commercial. Altruistic surrogacy means that the surrogate derives no financial benefit from being a surrogate with the exception of having her reasonable expenses of the surrogacy paid. Commercial surrogacy is the opposite, being an arrangement whereby the surrogate obtains a financial benefit beyond her expenses for […]