Caroline Spencer, is a fertility counsellor and cognitive behavioural psychotherapist working in one of the major London fertility clinics as well as in private practice. She has worked extensively with single women, same-sex and heterosexual couples before, during and after treatment. Caroline is passionate about supporting those who create families through donation having experienced this route to parenthood herself. She recognises the unique circumstances involved in creating and raising a family this way, first speaking out about this over nine years ago. She is a former trustee of the Donor Conception Network and remains involved in the Charity now. Caroline has spoken nationally and internationally on infertility and donor conception and has conducted and presented her own research at events such as the Fertility Show, Fertility Fest and ESHRE.