WGR11831 - Miscarriage: When the Baby Doesn't Come, Part 2
Guest: Margalita Poletunow, LPC, LPCMH
Losing a child through miscarriage or stillbirth is a special kind of grief and so is the heartbreak that surrounds it. Though 1 out of every 4 or 5 pregnancies ends in miscarriage, this loss as well as other types of pregnancy losses, are regularly marginalized or even ignored in our contemporary culture. What are the unique aspects of this type of sorrow? What emotions accompany it? Are there particular challenges that can arise? And how can healing come and joy be restored? Our guest will answer these questions for us today. She is a licensed professional counselor who specializes in the grief of pregnancy loss.