USC Fertility






RESOLVE Publication “Misscarriage: The Hidden Loss”




Support Groups

Zucker Jessica PHD
Address: 333 S Beverly Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Phone: (310) 551-3003

The Compassionate Friends
USC Verdugo Hills Hospital, Pregnancy and Infant Loss Subgroup
Contact: Mary – (323) 347-9469
Meeting Info: 4th Thursday of each month 7:30 pm
Verdugo Hills Hospital (4th floor Council Room)
1812 Verdugo Blvd, Glendale, CA 91208
Beverly Hills Subgroup, Temple Beth AM

Angels Born Still
Dr. Ivy Marguiles
Facilitator – Dr. Ivy Margulies, 310-828-7530,
Miscarriage/IVF/early losses; Couples Stillbirth Group; Pregnancy After Loss Group; Stillbirth Women’s Group

Perinatal Loss Support Group – Sharing to Heal Early Loss
Facilitator – Dr. Dianne Ross Glazer, Phd
Contact: Wendy Kelman: or (800) 779-6636

Our House
Providing grief support services, education, resources and hope. All groups are fee based with a sliding scale. Groups co-led by highly trained volunteers. The adult program offers groups for parents grieving the loss of a child. The children’s program offers support groups for death of a sibling that are age appropriate and loss appropriate, and use various methods of grief expression, including art, music, play and poetry; school-based grief support groups are also available.
LA City
1663 Sawtelle Blvd., Suite 300
Los Angeles, CA 90025

San Fernando Valley
21860 Burbank Blvd, Suite 195
Woodland Hills, CA 91367

MISS Foundation
Lead Coordinator: Sari Edber –
Monthly support group meeting for bereaved parents enduring the death of a child
Meetings are on the 2nd Wednesday of each month
7:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M

LA City Facilitator: Eugenia Tsao (
Wilshire Boulevard Temple
11661 W. Olympic Blvd., Room 375
(at Olympic and Barrington Blvds.)
Los Angeles CA 90064

San Fernando Valley Facilitator: Sari Edber (
Adat Ari El Synagogue
12020 Burbank Blvd.
(at Burbank and Laurel Cyn.)
Wynn Meeting Room
Valley Village, CA 91607

Creative Grief Studio –
Resources for individuals and mental health professionals for exploring the emerging field of grief & creativity. Includes a Certification Program for professionals.

Center for Loss in Multiple Births (CLIMB)
Provides parent-to-parent support for those who have experienced the death of one or more of our twins or higher multiple birth children at any time from conception through birth, infancy and early childhood.


Coming to Term: Uncovering the Truth about Miscarriage
by Jon Cohen

Empty Arms: Coping After Miscarriage, Stillbirth and Infant Death.
By Sherokee Ilse

Empty Arms: Hope and Support for Those Who Have Suffered a Miscarriage, Stillbirth, or Tubal Pregnancy
by Pam Vredevelt

Miscarriage: A Shattered Dream
By Sherokee Ilse,

Unspeakable Losses: Healing From, Miscarriage, Abortion and Other Pregnancy Loss.
By Kim Kluger-Bell

Healing Mind, Healthy Woman: Using the Mind-Body Connection to Manage Stress and Take Control of Your Life
by Alice Domar, Ph.D.

Wellness Book: The Comprehensive Guide to Maintaining Health and Treating Stress-Related Illness
by Herbert Benson, M.D. and Eileen Stuart, R.N.

Relaxation Revolution: The Science and Genetics of Mind Body Healing
by Herbert Benson, M.D. and William Proctor