Specific Issues

Some specific issues that Emergence addresses:

GENERAL ISSUES:

  • WHEN YOUR PAST IS IN THE PRESENT
  • EXPECTATIONS, CONTROL, PERFECTIONISM
  • RELATIONSHIP ISSUES
  • OBSTETRIC AND GYNECOLOGICAL ILLNESS
  • GYNECOLOGICAL PAIN
  • PROMOTING HEALTH AND WELLBEING
  • MARITAL AND PARTNER CHALLENGES
  • SEX AND INTIMACY
  • GRIEF AND LOSS

 

PREPARTUM ISSUES:

  • INFERTILITY
  • MISCARRIAGE AND PREGNANCY LOSS
  • TRAUMA, PREGNANCY, AND BIRTH
  • BECOMING A MOTHER: AMBIVALENCE
  • PREPARING FOR MOTHERHOOD
  • EMOTIONAL PREPARATION: CHILDHOOD ISSUES
PREGNANCY, BIRTH, AND POSTPARTUM ISSUES:

  • PROMOTING HEALTH AND WELLBEING
  • PREVENTING POSTPARTUM TRAUMATIC STRESS, DISTRESS, DEPRESSION, AND ANXIETY
  • PREGNANCY COMPLICATIONS
  • UNPLANNED PREGNANCY
  • TERMINATING PREGNANCY
  • TRANSITIONING TO MOTHERHOOD
  • BECOMING A MOTHER: DEALING WITH YOUR PAST
  • BIRTH CHOICES
  • BIRTH TRAUMA
  • STILLBIRTH AND INFANT LOSS
  • THE FOURTH TRIMESTER
  • TRANSITIONS
  • SEX AND INTIMACY AFTER PREGNANCY
  • RETURNING TO WORK….OR NOT
  • STAY AT HOME FATHERS
  • PARENTING STYLES
  • PARENTING PROBLEMS AND CONCERNS
  • EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE
  • MATERNAL ROLES: CONFLICTS AND CHOICES
  • IDENTITY IN PARENTHOOD
  • SELF-CARE
  • THE SECOND BABY AND BEYOND
  • SIBLING ISSUES
  • UNDERSTANDING INFANT DEVELOPMENT