Provides halakhic information and coping strategies for women experiencing infertility, with a focus on transforming the mikveh from a negative reminder of infertility to a place of comfort.
This course is taught by Dr. Naomi Marmon Grumet (Director, The Eden Center), Nechama Goldman Barash (Yoetzet Halakha), and Judith Fogel (Yoetzet Halakha).
Infertile women and women with late stage pregnancy loss have especially complex relationships with hilkhot niddah and the mikveh. What halakhic solutions are there for those going through fertility treatments? How can the mikveh begin to serve as a place of comfort and healing rather than a negative reminder? What are some tefillot and practices that have brought strength in difficult times like these?