Amy Shore is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist specializing in infertility counseling as well as individual, couples and family therapy.
Infertility is a struggle that involves a variety of emotions and reactions – such as depression, anxiety, marital discord, grief/loss and stress. It is a difficult journey for any woman or couple, and one Amy Shore has personally experienced. Amy’s challenges conceiving a child inform and guide the work she does as a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who specializes in helping women and couples through infertility issues.
Amy’s first-hand knowledge navigating the infertility process having used both military and civilian health care means she is uniquely qualified to support and guide you through this difficult time, helping to resolve challenges and apply complementary therapies.
Some of the specific issues Amy can assist with through counseling include developing a healthy support system, increasing coping skills, building resiliency and dealing with loss. Amy can also support you through various phases of treatment including third party reproduction such as egg donors, sperm donors, adoption or surrogacy.
In addition, she has extensive connections throughout the broad network of infertility support services in San Diego and can connect you with acupuncturists, naturopaths and nutritionists who are also experts in this field.
While her core focus is infertility, Amy also has extensive expertise providing therapy for many other issues, including:
- Adults dealing with depression, anxiety and PTSD
- Children and teens with behavioral issues or emotional problems
- The day-to-day stressors of military life
- Marriage & relationship issues
With a little bit of help you can achieve your goals, overcome life challenges and have a more satisfying life, feeling positive and happy again. Amy is passionate about helping you get there and is extensively trained to provide you with the tools necessary to cope with the daily stresses and struggles of life.