Category Archives: Abortion Counseling

Abby Johnson on Planned Parenthood abortion quotas

In a webcast by And Then There Were None, former Planned parenthood director Abby Johnson talks about Planned Parenthood abortion quotas: “There’s a quota for everything. So why wouldn’t there be a quota for abortion, right? Because that’s just another … Continue reading

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Abortion doula makes small talk while the woman’s baby is killed

An abortion doula, who works in a clinic comforting women who have abortions, writes about the small talk she engages in while the woman’s baby is being killed: “Some of the doulas and some of the patients believe in astrology. … Continue reading

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Abortion doula “chooses her words carefully”

In this quote, an abortion doula (a volunteer who comforts women while they have their abortions) responds to a woman who is on the table about to have an abortion. The woman having an abortion is named Kim: “Kim exhales, … Continue reading

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Woman goes to abortion clinic, leaves at the last moment

A woman who went to an abortion clinic to abort her baby tells her story: “I took a good friend with me, as well as my boyfriend. It was a three hour drive to Houston and no one said much. … Continue reading

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The abortion clinic never suggested alternatives

A woman who tried to abort her baby twice and was later glad the abortions failed (read her story here)  wrote about how clinic workers never suggested any other option to her. There was, apparently, no counselling at the abortion facility … Continue reading

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Woman who had abortion: “there was no counseling”

Pro-choice author Cara J. Marianna compiled a collection of women’s abortion testimonies for a book. One woman says: “I had to [travel to another town for the abortion]. I remember going once and, thinking back now, there wasn’t any question from … Continue reading

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Abortion training documents reveal questions women often ask

Feminists for Life obtained a copy of notes from the abortion training developed by Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA) and CAPS, the Consortium of Abortion Providers.  These notes reflect what abortion workers were taught to say to women. From … Continue reading

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Abortionist refuses to answer woman’s question

One woman who had an abortion asked the abortionist a question that he refused to answer: “I always wondered, you know. I asked if it was a boy or a girl. He said, ‘Why would you want to know?’ He … Continue reading

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Sometimes abortion doula uses the word “baby”

An abortion doula, who comforts women as they kill their babies, says: “I’ve been taught to follow the patient’s lead. If she calls it her baby, then I do too. But with the next patient, just as far along, it’s … Continue reading

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Woman sobs uncontrollably at crisis pregnancy center

The book Thank You for Saving My Life tells the tragic story of a pregnant young woman named Maddie, who was on her way to a crisis pregnancy center when her mother called: “When she reached the parking lot, her … Continue reading

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