On-Demand recordings (Wednesdsay, Thursday, and Friday) will be made available for registered conference attendees. Attendees will receive an email once they are available.

 

WHAT TO EXPECT?

CONFERENCE OBJECTIVES

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 7

At the conclusion, participants should be able to:

 

  • Describe latest psychosocial, medical and legal issues in reproductive medicine
  • Distinguish unique psychosocial needs and challenges for transgender patients
  • Diminish racial disparities in medicine
  • Identify appropriate steps and process for conducting third party evaluations
  • Assess and practice advanced counseling treatment modalities and approaches
  • Recognize current legislative challenges to reproductive medicine 
THURSDAY, APRIL 8

At the conclusion, participants should be able to:

 

  • Summarize recent and emerging developments in the IVF Lab
  • Identify new developments in the PAI and other clinical and assessment tools
  • Recognize unique cultural competency issues for psychological counseling in reproductive endocrinology patients
  • Discuss the interprofessional process and psychosocial issues involved in becoming a surrogate
  • Discuss legal and counseling implications of physician fertility fraud
FRIDAY, APRIL 9: ETHICS

At the conclusion, participants should be able to:

 

  • Recognize unique ethical aspects of embryo donation
  • Apply evidence-base techniques with gestational surrogates and intended parents
  • Confront and resolve unique ethical issues facing mental health professionals in Assisted Reproductive Technology 

 

 

APA CREDITS OFFERED

April 7. 2021...................... 5.25 Continuing Education Credits

April 8, 2021...................... 5.25 Continuing Education Credits

April 9, 2021...................... 4.5 Continuing Education Credits

April 10, 2021.....................5.5 Continuing Education Credits

 

The TJUH Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology in collaboration with Health Psychology Solutions presents the  8th Annual
Jefferson Infertility Counseling Conference:  When It Takes More Than Two To Make A Baby:  Still Together, Learning Together, Stronger Together!

Health Psychology Solutions is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. HPS maintains responsibility for this program and its content. If you have questions about CE credits for psychologists, please contact Helen L. Coons, Ph.D., ABPP, Health Psychology Solutions, at 215-370-2342 or at hcoons@comcast.net.

If you have any special needs, please contact Jacki Bennis at 843.408.4224 or at jacki@somp.co.

 

NASW CREDITS OFFERED

April 7. 2021...................... 5.25 Continuing Education Credits

April 8, 2021...................... 5.25 Continuing Education Credits

April 9, 2021...................... 4.5  Continuing Education Credits

April 10, 2021.....................5.5 Continuing Education Credits

 

NEW YORK LCSW AND NY LMSW FOR NEW YORK PROVIDERS CREDITS OFFERED

April 7. 2021...................... 6.5 Continuing Education Credits

April 8, 2021...................... 6.5 Continuing Education Credits

April 9, 2021...................... 4.5 Continuing Education Credits

April 10, 2021.....................5.0 Continuing Education Credits

 

NY LMHC CREDITS OFFERED

April 7. 2021...................... 5.5 Continuing Education Credits

April 8, 2021...................... 4.0 Continuing Education Credits

April 9, 2021...................... 5.0 Continuing Education Credits

April 10, 2021.....................6.0  Continuing Education Credits

NY LMHC Certificate Cost:  $30.00 for Conference  and $15.00 for Workshop.  Participants will be able to pay for these certificates when their register.    The conference rate is a flat rate and is not prorated by date of attendance.   

For more information on approved conference lectures and times -  download by clicking HERE 

If you have questions about NASW, NY LMHC, NY LCSW, and NY LMSW CE credits, please contact Dr. Andrea Braverman, at 215-955-9216 or at Andrea.Braverman@jefferson.edu

 

The number of contact hours may vary by the providing organization.

Continuing Education credits are earned during the Live Virtual conference.  They are not available if  conference is viewed On-Demand.  

All faculty are required to disclose to the audience (1) significant financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial products, goods, or services and (2) any unlabeled or unapproved uses of drugs or devices, discussed in their presentations. Such disclosures will be made in writing or electronically in the course of presentation materials.

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A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO OUR 2021 SPONSORS

Thank you for your interest in the Jefferson Infertility Counseling 2021 Virtual Conference. 
If you are interested in being added to the Jefferson Infertility  Counseling Conference 2022 mailing list, please email Jacki Bennis at 
jacki@somp.co.