“Dr. Rad” is the Director of Southcoast Psychological Associates, Inc. She is a licensed clinical psychologist and has been practicing psychology for over three decades. Her extensive background and expertise in the area of surrogacy and reproductive medicine over the past two decades has facilitated the development and implementation of this innovative program. Our goal is for all Couples and Surrogate Mothers to have the optimal experience during the surrogacy journey and especially at the birth of the Couple’s baby. This is accomplished with a combined effort between the psychological team and Building Families, Inc. staff working closely together. This seamless, synergistic relationship between the two programs has resulted in successful and happy outcomes for hundreds of Couples and Surrogate Mothers.