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Dr. Deborah Simmons, PhD, LMFT

partners (in)fertility


414 Penn Ave S







Dr. Deborah Simmons has provided counseling for infertility-related trauma and pregnancy loss for more than 20 year. She offers clinical hypnosis, EMDR, cognitive behavioral therapy, couples therapy, and energy work in the context of infertility and pregnancy loss. She prepares straight and gay couples and single women and men who wish to pursue IUIs, IVF, donor eggs, donor sperm, donor embryos, and surrogacy. She prepares gestational carriers for surrogate pregnancy. Dr. Simmons is affiliated with the Center for Reproductive Medicine in Minneapolis. She is also working in the area of fertility preservation with women who have been diagnosed with cancer and with transgender men and women who wish to be parents. She is an active member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) and Resolve.