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The Creative Process: Incubation

I have been thinking about what kind of content I want to publish here, mulling over different ideas and even started writing a few articles. This part of the creative process is “incubation”.Many times we have to go inside ourselves…
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Thoughts on Suicide and Prevention

I've had lots of thoughts about suicide prevention since the announcement of Chris Cornell's untimely death last week. No one has all the answers but having worked in community mental health for 18 years, I know there are many instances where…
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Adoption and Loss

I recently wrote about adopting after infertility. In the article, I focused mostly on the adoptive parents and the need to resolve the loss of the biological “would be child” in order to form a healthy relationship with an adoptive child.…
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Adopting After Infertility

by Raina Cowan on April 29, 2017In the film Lion, there is a scene in which the main character “Saroo” ( really “Sheru”, meaning “lion” in Hindi, played by Dev Patel) about to embark on a trip back to India to find his biological…
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A poem in honor of National Infertility Awareness Week

STALLED by Raina CowanThe seeds were planted but not sown Our hearts ache with never knowing, our babies never growing. As if time stopped, our lives stalled Waiting for due dates that never arrive, trying out names, looking at tiny…
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National Infertility Awareness Week, Part 3

Great tips for taking care of yourself during infertility:https://creatingafamily.org/infertility-category/self-care-infertility-treatment/
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National Infertility Awareness Week, April 23-29, 2017, Part 2

Lots of useful links and poignant videohttps://infertilityawareness.org/
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National Infertility Awareness Week: April 23-29, 2017

http://www.drdeborahsimmons.com/lets-beat-infertility-shame-together/