First of all, any psychological pathology should be excluded. There are quite reliable tools to determine the state of emotional health. In addition, an in-depth interview should be carried out to determine the motivation, maturity and freedom of judgement of the pregnant potential.
What psychological tests should done on the surrogate pregnant woman to ensure that she is prepared for it?
By Amalia Bayonas MD (psychologist).
Last Update: 08/17/2015
Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from the University of Miami, Florida, with over 20 years experience in the treatment of psychological aspects associated with assisted reproduction patients. Organization of workshops and talks addressed to both infertile patients and professionals. Several research projects and campaigns for the prevention and emotional well-being. Head of Psychology Unit at clinic FIV Valencia (Spain).
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