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Lisa Schuman, LCSW

Lisa Schuman, LCSW, is RMACT’s Director of Mental Health Services. With almost twenty years of experience in the field of reproductive medicine, Lisa provides patients with support, guidance and education. Lisa has extensive academic experience, having received several awards for research projects at the American Society for Reproductive Medicine’s (ASRM) and the Pacific Coast Reproductive Society’s annual meetings. Lisa completed college at Northeastern University and received her MSW at Yeshiva University. Her desire was, and continues to be, to continue to grow and learn with the aim of having added skills to help her patients. Lisa meets with patients at RMACT’s Norwalk and Stamford offices.

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men's health | featured | Featured Story

By: Lisa Schuman, LCSW
June 14th, 2019

When you're trying to conceive, holidays like Father's Day can be hard on men. Here, RMACT’s Director of Mental Health Services Lisa Schuman, LCSW, offers insight into how to make Father's Day easier as a man trying to conceive.

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Support | featured | Featured Story | infertility support | mothers day | fertility support | Mental Health

By: Lisa Schuman, LCSW
May 10th, 2019

Are you currently trying to conceive? Mother’s Day can be a very difficult topic if having a baby is hard for you. So, what can you do today to help yourself? Hear from Lisa Schuman, our Director of Mental Health Services.

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By: Lisa Schuman, LCSW
August 30th, 2018

On National Grief Awareness Day, Reproductive Medicine Associates of Connecticut recognizes the grief that comes with the various aspects of infertility and shares suggested do’s and don’ts to keep in mind when speaking with someone who suffers from this disease.

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By: Lisa Schuman, LCSW
July 13th, 2018

Lisa Schuman, LCSW, RMACT's Director of Mental Health, shares her take on the most recent New York Times article about egg freezing, including research she found from her own studies on the same topic.

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Holidays

By: Lisa Schuman, LCSW
November 21st, 2016

The holidays tend to be more difficult than other times of the year for those in fertility treatment. What can you do to help yourself get through the season?

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Fertility Treatment | In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) | Ask the Expert | IUI

By: Lisa Schuman, LCSW
March 23rd, 2016

How do you deal with transitioning from IUI to IVF? Fertility expert Lisa Schuman LCSW gives support on how to move forward in fertility treatment.