Kristy Koser, PhD, LPCC, is in private practice in Ohio, Pennsylvania and Virginia and is an author, speaker, and educator on the topic of reproductive mental health. She has been invited to speak, collaborate, and contribute to the growing field of reproductive psychology many times over the last decade. Dr. Koser has written extensively in peer reviewed journal articles and other outlets about infertility and the impact on the couple relationship. She has created several self-help courses for fertility patients and along with her colleagues created a successful educational course with PESI that is available to professionals world-wide. Dr. Koser teaches a 10-month postgraduate fertility counseling course that is a fundamental first step for any mental health professional considering working with this population. In addition, Dr. Koser has contributed countless blog posts, guest lectures, and more recently, several book chapters in foundational fertility counseling texts with Cambridge Press. She is an active member of ASRM and her specialty areas include working with couples during and after fertility treatment and the transition to parenthood.

Speaker Disclosures

Financial: Kristy Koser is the co-owner of Aporia Counseling & Psychotherapy, PLLC and has an employment relationship with VA Department of Health. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. She has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.

Non-financial: Kristy Koser is a member of the Ohio Counselor Association and the American Society for Reproductive Health.