Dr. Deborah Simmons has provided counseling for infertility-related trauma and pregnancy loss for more than 20 years. She offers clinical hypnosis, EMDR, cognitive behavioral therapy, couples therapy, and energy work. She prepares straight and gay couples and single women and men who wish to pursue IUIs, IVF, donor eggs, donor sperm, donor embryos, and surrogacy. She prepares gestational carriers for surrogate pregnancy. Dr. Simmons consults with the Center for Reproductive Medicine in Minneapolis where she screens potential egg donors. She is also working in the area of fertility preservation with women who have been diagnosed with cancer and with transgender men and women who wish to be parents. She is an active member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) and Resolve.