The Ivf Planner: A Personal Journal to Organize Your Journey Through in Vitro Fertilization (Ivf) with Love and Positivity (Hardcover)
In vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment is a complex process that can involve multiple medical teams and points of contact, and it is a significant financial investment. The cost for treatment includes numerous medications, appointments, daily tests, and procedures. Predictably, IVF is the theme of endless books, websites, blog posts, and articles. Based on her personal experiences with IVF, author Monica Bivas created this journal to help you organize the process, handle stress better, and bring focus and clarity to your personal IVF journey. She created The IVF Planner both as an information guide and for you to write your own story. She touches on everything from the basics of the process to financing to a support network and more. Bivas communicates that the IVF journey, no matter the end result-negative, positive, or even cancelled cycles-takes strength, takes courage, and teaches you to be disciplined. Though expensive and challenging, it's a journey to be proud of.
Monica Bivas is a fertility coach, writer, and founder of The IVF Journey, an online support community for couples seeking or undergoing IVF treatment. She helps women and couples reframe their IVF experiences, using positivity and mindfulness to help them affirm their choices and manifest successful outcomes. Born in Colombia, Bivas now lives in New York with her husband and children.