Professional Training

Learn the techniques used in the Domar Center’s mind/body programs for infertility and women’s health

The Domar Center offers professional training in our mind/body approaches to infertility and women’s health. Participants must be professionals in a medical or mental health field with at least a master’s degree. They must be familiar with mind/body techniques (behavioral medicine or cognitive behavior therapy) and with running groups.

Upcoming training dates:

For future professional mind/body training dates, please contact us here for more information.

Training includes:

  • Training on all aspects of the Mind/Body Program
  • Marketing suggestions
  • Optional listing of trained individuals which we distribute when infertility patients call from around the country
  • A provider’s manual
  • A sample patient manual
  • One relaxation audiotape or CD
  • A copy of Dr. Alice Domar’s book, Healing Mind/Healthy Woman
  • Lunch

Overview of training:

DAY ONE 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • How normal reproduction takes place
  • What the typical work-up involves, both physically and psychologically
  • All the common treatments, i.e., clomiphene, FSH, IUI, IVF, ICSI, PGD, etc.
  • What they are and how it impacts the patient
  • Psychological reactions to different stages of treatment

DAY TWO 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • Cognitive behavioral strategies
  • Teaching relaxation techniques to patients

DAY THREE 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • Training in individual intakes
  • Detailed explanation and training in each session of the ten-week program
  • Training on the discharge evaluation

To Register:

Please fill out the registration form (PDF) and send along with your CV/resume via fax to (781) 370-2330. For additional questions, please contact us here for more information.