Natural Family Planning Avoiding or Achieving Pregnancy Natural Family Planning, or NFP, is a method of birth regulation that is consistent with Catholic marriage vows by which a couple recognizes the natural, biological signs of fertility and infertility. To avoid pregnancy, the couple abstains from all sexual contact during the fertile time. To achieve pregnancy, the couple engages in marital intercourse during the fertile time. Download NFP Brochure Our Presentations Description Conjugal Love: An Introduction to Marriage and NFP Church teaching about the Sacrament of marriage, with medical and scientific support for choosing NFP as a healthy, moral and successful way to postpone or achieve pregnancy | Register Ovulation Method Determines a woman's time of fertility based on the presence of cervical mucus, which occurs before ovulation | Register The Creighton Model Determines fertility and uncovers underlying health issues using standardized observations of cervical mucus. Group or individual introductory sessions, and individual instruction are available throughout Metro Detroit. Sympto-Thermal Method Determining a woman's time of fertility by correlating three signs of fertility: cervical mucus, temperature rise and cervical changes | Register Endorsed Presentations Description Family of the Americas Foundation Ovulation Method Contact: 313-292-1294 Classes held at St. Sebastian School, Dearborn Heights Ovulation Method Contact: 734-587-2061 Individual sessions in the Monroe area Planeacion Natural de la Familia El Método de la Ovulación Contact: 313-271-0497 Se habla Español. Sessions in Southwest Detroit Creighton Model FertilityCare System Contact: 248-321-4065 or FertilityCareDetroit@icloud.com Spanish instruction available. Determines a woman’s time of fertility using standardized observations of cervical mucus. In cooperation with NaPro TECHNOLOGY®, the Creighton Model assists in the identification and treatment of various reproductive and gynecologic health issues. Group or individual introductory sessions, and individual instruction are available throughout Metro Detroit.