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Sharon N. Covington, LCSW-C, BCD

Covington & Hafkin and Associates


9601 Blackwell Road, Ste 500





Covington & Hafkin and Associates is a practice of experienced therapists who specialize in fertility counseling and third party consultations. Sharon N. Covington, MSW, is a clinical social worker and internationally recognized expert in fertility counseling with over 40 years experience in reproductive health. Her passion is working with individuals, couples and groups around reproductive loss issues and has been recognized as one of Washingtonian Magazine’s Top Therapist for her work in this area. Sharon is Director of Psychological Support Services for Shady Grove Fertility, on the clinical faculty at Georgetown University School of Medicine in the Department of OB/GYN, and an Associate Investigator in the Intramural Research Program on Reproductive and Adult Endocrinology at the National Institutes of Health. She lectures and writes extensively on reproductive issues, most recently editing Fertility Counseling: Clinical Guide and Case Studies and co-editing the classic, Infertility Counseling: A Comprehensive Handbook for Clinicians.