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Specialized training and resources that will equip you to offer your best care to patients.

ASRM membership provides a wealth of resources and benefits for mental health professionals in the field of infertility, including peer networking through the Mental Health Professional Group, access to the latest science through ASRM publications, as well as discounts on courses and access to ethics and practice guidelines.

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ASRM and its Mental Health Professional Group (MHPG) provide specialized training for Mental Health Professionals who counsel patients on their family-building journey. Online courses and in-person training teach competencies that are not taught in traditional settings, while discussion boards and networking events offer much-needed peer support to MHPs practicing in this unique field.

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Learn more about the benefits of ASRM membership and connect with other mental health professionals through ASRM's Mental Health Professional Group (MHPG) and other member groups.
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ASRM Membership

Thousands of doctors, nurses, and other professionals in the field of reproductive medicine are advancing their careers with the latest news, continuing education, discounts and networking opportunities.

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Mental Health Professional Group

The Mental Health Professional Group is a group of professionals within the ASRM dedicated to enhancing knowledge and understanding of psychological and emotional aspects of reproductive health.

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LGBTQ Special Interest Group

The LGBTQ Special Interest Group exists to foster an environment of inclusivity for all potential parents to have a voice and an advocate within the ASRM.

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Education for Mental Health Professionals

*Completion of the MHPG Training Modules or any of their components does not provide credentials or certification to practice as a mental health professional in the assisted reproductive technology setting.
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Mental Health Professional Training Module: Basic Infertility

The Basic Infertility Course is the first in a series of training modules for mental health professionals counseling in the field of assisted reproductive technology.
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Treatment Interventions for Mental Health Professionals

A program for mental health professionals addressing treatment interventions, ethics, fertility preservation, and research in assisted reproductive technology
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Counseling for Contemporary Family-Building

Training that addresses mental health professionals’ counseling considerations surrounding third-party reproduction, diverse patient populations, and genetics

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Featured Event

ASRM 2024 Scientific Congress and Expo
Equity, Access, and Innovation
October 19-23, 2024
Denver, Colorado, USA
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Upcoming Webinars

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Aug 2, 2024, 7:30 AM CT - Psychosocial Care in Fertility Treatment - International Perspectives

Panelists will discuss assessing the degree of distress in couples undergoing infertility treatment and addressing their psychosocial needs.

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Aug 15, 2024, 3:00PM CT - Fever Pitch – Startups that are improving access to fertility care

This webinar aims to help identify what factors in fertility-related startups may improve access and equity in reproductive care.

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Jul 26, 2024, 09:30 AM (Cancun CST) / 10:30 AM (EST) - Journal Club Global en Espanol: Actualizacion sobre el síndrome de ovario poliquístico

Fertility & Sterility se enorgullece de traer un Journal Club Global en Español en vivo desde Cancún, Mexico

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ASRM Practice Documents

These guidelines have been developed by the ASRM Practice Committee to assist physicians with clinical decisions regarding the care of their patients.

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ASRM Ethics Opinions

Ethics Committee Reports are drafted by the members of the ASRM Ethics Committee on the tough ethical dilemmas of reproductive medicine.

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ASRM Coding Documents

Coding Documents are drafted by the members of the ASRM Coding Committee in response to the changing landscape of reproductive medicine reimbursement.

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ASRM'S PATIENT INFORMATION WEBSITE: REPRODUCTIVEFACTS

ReproductiveFacts.org provides a wide range of information related to reproductive health and infertility, including information on various methods of contraception and their effectiveness; resources for individuals and couples struggling with infertility; information on reproductive health issues, such as endometriosis, polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), and menopause; research updates; and news articles related to reproductive medicine and science.

The website also provides a directory of ASRM healthcare providers, who offer a variety of reproductive health services, including infertility diagnosis and treatment, in vitro fertilization (IVF), and fertility preservation.

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Guidance on qualifications for fertility counselors: a committee opinion

This guidance document was developed by the Mental Health Professional Group (MHPG) in partnership with the Practice Committee of
the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) to help determine the qualifications and training of mental health professionals working in reproductive medicine.
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MHPG Directory

MHPG Members promote scientific understanding of the psychological, social, and emotional perspectives of infertility patients.

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Learn More About ASRM

Find out more about the American Society for Reproductive Medicine
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Mission, Vision and Values

The American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) is dedicated to the advancement of the science and practice of reproductive medicine.
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Strategic Plan & Initiatives

ASRM has established several strategic goals and initiatives to advance the science and practice of reproductive medicine through education, research, advocacy, and public awareness.
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Board of Directors

The ASRM Board of Directors is committed to advancing the reproductive medicine field and providing patients with high-quality care. The Board works tirelessly to ensure that the organization is meeting the needs of its members and the public.
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History of ASRM

The American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) is the leading organization worldwide dedicated to the advancement of the science and practice of reproductive medicine.
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Learn more about how to join ASRM, the premier society for reproductive medicine.