Welcome to the section dedicated to the Special Interest Group Psychology and Counselling. Here you can read more about us, our activities and our recommended reading.
The Psychology & Counselling Special Interest Group was founded in Thessaloniki, Greece in 1993 some eight years after the founding of its governing body - the European Society for Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE).
Currently, there are 556 ESHRE members affiliated to the SIG (November 2021).
Some of the members of our SIG can be accessed by logging into the "Members Only" section. In this section, you will find a list by country and name and areas of specialization. With this database, contact among members is facilitated.
Consistent with the aims of ESHRE the Psychology & Counselling Special Interest Group was established to address the psychosocial issues and needs of patients and professionals working in infertility.
SIG Psychology & Counselling was founded to address the psychosocial issues and needs of patients and professionals working in (in)fertility and assisted reproduction. Our mission focuses on our commitment to clinical and research issues related to the psychosocial aspects of reproductive health in women and men. We aim:
Worldwide reference supporting the best practices in reproductive medicine