In this episode, September talks with Pradeepa Narayanaswamy, a fertility coach who turned her 12 years of infertility into a powerful mission to help others struggling with infertility. Pradeepa shared how she pushed through the breaking point of her infertility journey and the wisdom that she gained along the way.
- Her 12-year struggle through infertility (and her perspective on it now)
- The “uncomfortable” feelings that can occur during fertility, like jealousy and shame
- Viewing infertility from a couple’s perspective
- Strategies and tips for maintaining your relationships during infertility
Key Questions Discussed in the Episode:
[0:31] What was Pradeepa’s journey through infertility like?
[7:26] What coaching services does Pradeepa offer?
[11:00] How can people talk about jealousy and shame while struggling through infertility?
[18:00] What is Pradeepa’s coaching background?
[19:47] What are some strategies that individuals and couples can use while struggling through infertility?
About Our Guest
Pradeepa Narayanaswamy experienced 12 years of infertility including 3 miscarriages and 8 back-to-back failed IVF treatments without explanation. This mentally and physically demanding journey brought Pradeepa’s relationships at risk, until she made the decision to let go. She and her husband adopted a child and Pradeepa trained to be a coach with a mission of making infertility less painful.
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