Deborah  Rich, PhD

Deborah Rich, PhD

Deborah Rich, PhD, is a Licensed Psychologist and Certified Perinatal Loss Caregiver. Dr. Deb Rich, Founder of Shoshana Center for Reproductive Health Psychology, is a Minnesota pioneer in reproductive health psychology, providing clinical care, consultation and professional training for over 25 years. She is credentialed by Bereavement Services, RTS as a perinatal bereavement caregiver and organizational coordinator, and serves on their National Faculty. In June 2013, Dr. Rich was among the first multidisciplinary cohort receiving Perinatal Loss Caregiver certification by the National Board for Certification of Hospice and Palliative Care Nurses. She is one of only a handful of mental health professionals in the field nationwide. This summer, Dr. Rich launched a perinatal bereavement training workshop for psychotherapists. Deb’s work honors the memory of her first child, a daughter named Shoshana, who was stillborn a week before her due date in August 1985. You can find Dr. Deb Rich at