Category Archives: Abortion Counseling

Woman says abortion workers called her baby “blob of tissue”

Nona Ellington was told her baby was: “Only a blob of tissue. I was not prepared for how painful the abortion would be since it was only partial anesthesia. As a minor with my mother there, we were not informed … Continue reading

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2 abortionists agree with 3- day waiting period

From a dialog between two abortionists: David B Paintin: “I think 3 days’ delay between the assessment and doing the abortion is absolutely vital.” Peter Diggory: “Yes, because occasionally a woman says she has changed her mind and wants to … Continue reading

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Former abortion worker: We never showed ultrasound

Former abortion worker Brenda Pratt-Shafer wrote: “The abortionist knows that if the mother knew there was a heartbeat or saw the fetus (baby) on the ultrasound, she would probably change her mind about the abortion. When an ultrasound was performed at … Continue reading

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Woman describes abortion “counseling”

One woman went to Planned Parenthood and was told she was pregnant. This is the “counseling” she received: At her initial appointment with Planned Parenthood, she and her boyfriend were told they couldn’t have a baby because “you’re too young, … Continue reading

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Blob of tissue at four months?

Victoria from Pennsylvania told the story of her third abortion. Her Planned Parenthood counselor told her her child was a “blob of tissue”, even though she was 4 months along: “My last abortion was done at four months. I felt … Continue reading

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Greenpeace supporter has abortion, comes to regret it

Carole K. tells her story: “I was supporting Greenpeace and I didn’t eat meat. I was vegetarian because I thought it was appalling and barbaric to kill an animal… So I stopped eating meat. I supported Greenpeace and I was … Continue reading

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Post-Abortive woman called counseling in clinic “a joke”

A woman named Meredith, who took the abortion pill, says that the “counseling” she received was a joke: “That was really a joke. We didn’t talk about planning. And I certainly wouldn’t call our conversation counseling. It was just an … Continue reading

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I was told my baby was a blob of flesh

Karen, who had an abortion: “I was told that my baby was not really a live baby, but that it was only a blob of flesh, and since it really wasn’t alive, I wouldn’t be killing anything. Later, when I … Continue reading

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Abortion clinic counselor was uninformed

From a woman who counseled women in an abortion clinic: It was redundant and boring repeating the same information about what the procedure entails and how to take care of yourself after, filling out the same paperwork over and over. … Continue reading

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Pro-choice feminist: Women don’t need more counseling

In an interview with Judith Arcana, the pro-choice interviewer admits that women sometimes struggle emotionally after their abortions. But she does not think that abortion clinics should do more counseling. She says: “….does the fact that women can find abortion … Continue reading

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