Forgiving yourself can be life-saving.

We previously talked about miscarriage guilt and shame in another article Miscarriage shame is all TOO real. And well hidden, now I would like to open the conversation on self-forgiveness. Miscarriage, especially during fertility treatment, can be a huge source of guilt, anger and shame for a woman who has suffered through it. And through the course of time that these negative feelings and thoughts are carried, profound psychological trauma will follow. In my practice, I have seen women (and men) struggle with depression, anxiety and trauma after pregnancy loss. These are very real...

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