Investigation into effectiveness of counseling on assisted reproductive techniques in Turkey

Terzioglu F.

JOURNAL OF PSYCHOSOMATIC OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY, vol.22, no.3, pp.133-141, 2001 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier


This experimental study was conducted to determine the specific problems experienced by couples participating in assisted reproductive techniques (ART) and to assess couples' counseling needs. It was also intended to determine the effects of the counseling service model, developed and implemented by the researcher, on the success rate of ART, and to assess the couples' anxiety depression and life satisfaction levels.