Pregnancy loss can be a traumatic event and can affect the woman and her family. Pregnancy loss may trigger grief, depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic symptoms. Women can experience feelings of disbelief and failure, guilt, shame, sense of inadequacy, doubts about her femininity, and fears.
EMDR is a widely researched therapeutic approach for treating trauma and can be helpful with healing the emotional pain of pregnancy loss as well as birth trauma.
Dr. Perez specializes in treating the psychological impact of medical trauma, pregnancy loss, and associated consequences.