51. Disenfranchised Grief During Infertility with Kristina Virro, Psychotherapist

Michelle Kapler
51. Disenfranchised Grief During Infertility with Kristina Virro, Psychotherapist

In this episode, Michelle is interviewing Kristina Virro - a Registered Psychotherapist in Ontario Canada. They explore the concept of disenfranchised grief, when it comes to infertility. They talk about:


  •  What is disenfranchised grief
  •  When someone is going through disenfranchised grief, what are some of the emotions they might experience?
  • Ways that an individual can cope with disenfranchised grief
  • How a friend/partner/family member can support someone experiencing disenfranchised grief


Kristina’s Bio


Kristina Virro is a Registered Psychotherapist and Holistic Nutritionist who is dedicated to helping people feel less stuck in life and reducing stigma overall. She honours this mission through providing psychotherapy and nutritional counselling at her wellness clinic, Fresh Insight, which offers support for people of all ages and backgrounds. Kristina's determination to spread her knowledge and passion to others has allowed her clinic to help people nationally and internationally, and she has shared her expertise with a number of media outlets, including FLARE, Canadian Living, ELLE Canada, and a number of podcasts. When she isn't at work, she can be found knitting her 900th pair of socks and forcing affection on her cats.


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