Father's Day When You're Not a Father– Yet
Support the man in your life this Sunday. Father's Day is tough when you're not yet the father you've been hoping to be.
Whether he shows it or not, he's hurting. Whether he says it or not, he's wishing that this year had been different.
We all know how it feels to be on the outside looking in- Father's Day drives that home in a way that other days don't.
So pamper him. Make him breakfast. Find a movie to watch together. Pop some pocorn. Go go-karting. Hit some golf balls. Let him sleep in.
Love him up and make him special.
Here's hoping that all our men get to enjoy next father's day with a child on their lap or on the way.
About Lisa Rosenthal
Lisa has over thirty years of experience in the fertility field. After her personal infertility journey, she felt dissatisfied with the lack of comprehensive services available to support her. She was determined to help others undergoing fertility treatment. Lisa has been with RMACT for eleven years and serves as Patient Advocate and the Strategic Content Lead.
Lisa is the teacher and founder of Fertile Yoga, a program designed to support men and women on their quest for their families through gentle movement and meditation.
Lisa’s true passion is supporting patients getting into treatment, being able to stay in treatment and staying whole and complete throughout the process. Lisa is also a Certified Grief Recovery Specialist, which is helpful in her work with fertility patients.
Her experience also includes working with RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association and The American Fertility Association (now Path2Parenthood), where she was Educational Coordinator, Conference Director and Assistant Executive Director.