Meeting raises awareness of infertility
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Meeting raises awareness of infertility

Dr. Talia Hindin, left, and Elie Salomon (Photos by Michael Laves)
Dr. Talia Hindin, left, and Elie Salomon (Photos by Michael Laves)

Last month, the Jewish Center of Teaneck hosted “Infertility: Raising Awareness and Breaking the Stigma,” a Yesh Tikva presentation. Elie Salomon and Dr. Talia Hindin were the speakers.

Yesh Tikva, a global organization that focuses on issues surrounding infertility, has two primary goals: to provide psychosocial resources and tools to people struggling with infertility, and to raise awareness of infertility throughout the Jewish community.

Elie Salomon, a Yesh Tikva co-founder, talked about her own struggles with infertility and how they led her to founding the organization. Dr. Talia Hindin, a psychologist who coordinates Yesh Tikva’s “Fertility Friends” mentorship program, talked about some of the implications of infertility, including mental health issues, and she described Yesh Tikva’s services. A question-and-answer session followed.

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