Category Archives: Abortion Counseling

Woman told her baby was “just tissue”

One postabortion woman named Jennifer says: “I was told my baby ‘was just tissue the size of a peanut.’ It was easy and slight pain like menstrual cramping. No, I had no idea I would be depressed for six years.” … Continue reading

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52% of women show up at abortion clinic undecided

A book that instructs abortion clinic workers in how to counsel  women before their abortions and help them decide what to do cites a study that shows: 48% of women who showed up at the abortion facility had already made … Continue reading

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Textbook on abortion counseling talks about women’s conflicts

In a textbook intended to train abortion clinic counselors, the author identifies sources of women’s conflict over having abortions. Conflict with an abortion decision Emotional conflict ¡  I’m never going to forgive myself. ¡  I’m going to miss the baby … Continue reading

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Abortion counseling manual instructs clinic worker to call abortion “loving”

In a book intended to teach abortion clinic workers how to counsel women, it gives the following as a sample conversation between a woman considering abortion and her counselor at the clinic: Counselor: …having an abortion does not mean that … Continue reading

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They wouldn’t let me see the ultrasound

One woman named Mary who had an abortion says: “They [clinic workers] don’t go into specific detail. I think that would scare you and you would back out. I also was not allowed to see the screen during the ultrasound … Continue reading

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She saw her aborted child’s head

Lorijo Nerad, 28, Michigan-based national president of Women Exploited by Abortion (WEBA), told her abortion story: “If I knew what I know now, I never would have had my abortion. I thought it was the only way out. I was … Continue reading

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Abortion clinic worker: It felt like an assembly line

A clinic worker at Northern Women’s Clinic, a privately owned abortion clinic in New England said: “We began to feel we were on an assembly line. You have no real contact with the whole woman… One person prepped her, one … Continue reading

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British woman discovers abortion is killing when her baby survives abortion attempt

A woman named Margaret tells the story of her abortions. and how her daughter was born: “The first time I was 26 and involved with a married colleague, and after three months I found out that I was pregnant. At … Continue reading

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Woman describes her experience at abortion clinic

Victoria, who compiled a book of women’s stories about about abortion, wrote: “I telephoned the clinic and was told by the clinic that because I was so early in my pregnancy, I wasn’t carrying a “real” baby. Her exact words … Continue reading

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Woman has trauma, two miscarriages after abortion

Asked if the abortion facility told her about the emotional and physical risks of abortion, a post-abortion woman named Stella said: “No. [They] did not explain the emotional trauma post abortion. Small counseling afterward but did not explain damage done … Continue reading

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