(Episode 19)

Reproductive Health Therapy with Windy Ezzell

Dr. Tamara Soles and Windy Ezzell, LCMHC, specialist in reproductive health therapy present reproductive mental health. This episode explores reproductive mental health, why there is a need to specialize in this area, how there remains stigma and a culture of silence on topics related to reproductive mental health such as fertility issues, termination and more. The types of presenting issues as well as the therapeutic intervention and orientations are discussed.

Continuing Education

This Podcast Episode Provides 1 Hour of CE Credit

Course Description

Dr. Tamara Soles and Windy Ezzell, LCMHC, specialist in reproductive health therapy present reproductive mental health. This presentation explores why there is a need to specialize in this area, how there remains stigma and a culture of silence on topics related to reproductive mental health such as fertility issues, termination and more. The types of presenting issues as well as the therapeutic intervention and orientations are discussed.

Instructor's bio

Windy Ezzell is honored to hold space as a trauma informed practitioner with those experiencing challenges related to infertility, birth trauma, pregnancy loss, or postpartum anxiety/depression. She also assists clients in navigating their family building options (Medically Assisted Technologies, Adoption, Donor Gametes, Donor Embryo, and Childfree thriving.) She also created Fertile Affirmations, in both an app form and a card deck so be sure to check those out.
Dr. Tamara Soles' Bio

Learning Objectives

  • Students will be able to describe some of the reasons behind some of the stigma attached to fertility issues, pregnancy loss, and pregnancy termination.
  • Students will be able to identify tools to help both clinicians and clients deal with emotions related to pregnancy loss and/or termination.

How to Take the Course

Once you choose a course that interests you, simply click the enroll button to register for the course. You will be prompted to create your login information and then be directed to the course curriculum where you will have access to the episode, the learning objectives, and the post-test. Once you successfully complete the post-test, your CE certificate will appear on screen and can be downloaded. You can listen to the course episode directly on the course website or on your favourite podcast app.

How to Get Your Certificate

After listening to the course episode, you will be prompted to take the multiple choice post-test. To receive your continuing education credit certificate, you need to achieve a score of 70% of more. You may retake the post-test up to three times. Once successfully completed, the certificate will appear in your course area where you can download it.

Commercial Support

There is no commercial support for this course. Ms. Ezzell has an app and affirmation cards related to fertility related difficulties.

FAQ

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Course Format

This course is presented in audio format via podcast interview. The course is designed for post-doctoral psychologists and is an introductory level.

Look what my podcast listeners have to say

Dr. Tamara Soles skillfully dives into meaningful conversations about a variety of topics that not only relate to therapy but also translate to many other aspects of life. This podcast is thought-provoking and keeps the listener completely engaged. The exchanges are lighthearted, humorous at times, and purposeful. A worthwhile listen, simply delightful!
 
Aldem
I have enjoyed every single episode of this podcast. Dr. Soles and her guests have done an awesome job talking about meaningful topic and sending important message about mental health while still keeping the discussions entertaining and light. Love it!
Miglena
This inspiring and thought provoking hour has 50 minutes that will elevate your practice and life.
Rachel R.
Dr. Soles is very down to earth and relatable, yet professional. She asks excellent questions and makes important points. She manages to make her guests feel comfortable and elicits a friendly vibe. As a therapist I find myself learning, as well as relating to the speakers. Thank you for this excellent podcast!
 
Anne

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Continuing Education Approvals

Dr. Tamara Soles is approved by the American Psychological Association and the Canadian Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. Dr. Tamara Soles maintains responsibility for the program.

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