All of us are united to provide you with the expert health care and emotional support to make your journey with us as successful, comfortable, and stress free as possible. The uncertainty that comes with an infertility diagnosis and the potential for disappointment each month can put a tremendous strain on your physical and emotional well being.

Fertility Centers of Illinois Behavioral Health Specialists specialize in fertility and family building issues. Consultations are available in a personal and confidential setting, offering support and guidance to help you with:

  • Decision Making
  • Relationship Issues
  • Stress Management
  • Depression and Anxiety
  • Pregnancy Loss
  • Multiple Gestation
  • Donor Egg, Sperm, and Embryo
  • Surrogacy
  • Fertility Preservation
  • Adoption

Some collaborative reproductive treatments, such as donor surrogacy, require at least one psychological consultation. This session addresses the unique aspects of third-party plans such as disclosure to children and the well-being of families as they grow.

Our Behavioral Health Specialists

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Marie Davidson, Ph.D.

Dr. Marie Davidson is a licensed clinical psychologist and patient educator. She specializes in counseling individuals and couples who are coping with infertility, and has provided counseling services to patients, donors, and surrogates since 1992.
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Tiffany Edwards, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Dr. Tiffany Edwards is a licensed clinical psychologist and patient educator. In her career, she has worked with patients to address a wide variety of psychological and health-related issues such as anxiety, depression, cancer survivorship, women’s health issues, stress management and more.

 

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Susan Rizzato, MSW, LCSW

Susan Rizzato is a licensed clinical social worker who brings over nearly 20 years of counseling experience to those that have experienced pregnancy loss, perinatal loss and the challenges of neonatal intensive care.