Conceptual Options has been committed to the LGBTQ+ Community since its inception in 1999, when the Path to Parenthood was not as it is today. In fact, we, along with other members of our industry, have pushed for reform over the years to make the process the same as it is for heterosexual couples and singles. And, while we may have achieved… Read More »Conceptual Options’ Stands with the LGBTQ+ Community This June & All Year Long
As a psychologist working in the field of surrogacy, one of the most common questions I have received is, “Why would anyone agree to be a Surrogate?” This question is also asked a million times over of each of our surrogates. There are some very common misconceptions about the women who choose to become Surrogates. Some think these women do it only… Read More »Conceptual Options’ Dr. Cher Rafiee Discusses Why Do Women Choose to Become Surrogates
The Staff of Conceptual Options is sending love and positive vibes to everyone during this trying time. With so much unknown at this time, we want you to know that we are here for you. In fact, new information from ASRM has now set up our industry to re-open. In fact, ASRM has provided guidance for those IVF clinics that are hoping… Read More »Conceptual Options: Covid-19 Update: Fertility Clinics Opening & Babies are Being Born
Gay Surrogacy Interview with Two Dads from the UK Conceptual Options recently collaborated on a project with Two Dads to bring awareness to gay surrogacy and help intended fathers with their journey towards parenthood. Two Daddies are an enthusiastic pair of fathers from England who tirelessly advocate for equality in surrogacy, while also raising 3 children (2 from surrogacy). This is their… Read More »Gay Surrogacy Interview with Two Dads from the UK
The Utah Supreme Court has struck down a portion of their surrogacy law that banned same-sex couples from entering into gestational surrogacy agreements to have children. In the Court’s ruling last week, Chief Justice Matthew Durrant said “same-sex couples must be afforded all of the benefits the State has linked to marriage and freely grants to opposite sex-couples.” In fact, although Utah… Read More »Utah Supreme Court Reverses Ban on Same-Sex Couple Surrogacy
Our newest Surrogacy Education Series is being released on a weekly basis by Conceptual Options in order to educate LGBTQ parents who are just starting or just beginning to consider a journey to parenthood via surrogacy. In the series, we will go over the basics such as Selecting your Surrogacy Agency, Selecting your Surrogate, How to Prepare for your Surrogate Match Meeting,… Read More »Your Newest Surrogacy Education Series for LGBTQ Parents Presented by Conceptual Options
In a time when there is so much uncertainty in the world, one thing we can always rely upon is family and the family that we choose to create our lives around – no matter who they are or how they came to be, including surrogacy and egg donation. At Conceptual Options, we have been creating families for over 20 years for… Read More »Celebrating National Pride Month with Conceptual Options for Same Sex Couples and Individuals
Best Surrogacy Agency & Egg Donation Agency in the US, Celebrates Anniversary – Twenty Amazing Years of Creating Families!
This year Conceptual Options, the World’s Leading Premier Surrogacy and Egg Donation Agency, has reached its 20-year anniversary! We are so excited to continue to help men and women from all over the world create the families of their dreams, while continuing to provide amazing support to our dedicated Surrogates and Egg Donors. According to members of our Conceptual Options’ Staff, “Families… Read More »Best Surrogacy Agency & Egg Donation Agency in the US, Celebrates Anniversary – Twenty Amazing Years of Creating Families!
Best Surrogacy Agency in the United States, 2018 Surrogate Appreciation Holiday Party is an Amazing Success!!!
Conceptual Options’ amazing and dedicated Surrogates were treated to our 2018 Surrogate Holiday Appreciation Party this past weekend – while also anticipating our 2018 Surrogate Holiday Appreciation Virtual Party for those who could not attend this week. We treated everyone to great conversation, great raffles, and, of course, an amazing plated dinner from the 94th Aero Squadron in San Diego!! We would… Read More »Best Surrogacy Agency in the United States, 2018 Surrogate Appreciation Holiday Party is an Amazing Success!!!
Choosing the perfect egg donor for your family can be a challenge; but, once you find the right candidate, you will need an Egg Donor Team that will help you get things moving. To start the process of locating your egg donor, there are many steps an egg donor needs to complete before we can ensure she is a good fit for… Read More »Conceptual Options’ Egg Donation Process