Infertility & Mental Health

Infertility is negatively associated with relational, sexual, psychological and emotional well being of couples undergoing treatment for infertility. The distress related to infertility can lead to anxiety, depression, stress-induced sexual disturbances, a feeling of defeat and defective, guilt, etc, making a negative impact on thinking.

Hence mental health professionals become an important association through the process of infertility treatment. Meeting as per the guideline is given by the professional and undergoing structured counseling would be beneficial to restore the sense of normality, work on negative unhelpful thought process and would help to focus on other significant & important relational and occupational aspects of life.