Category Archives: Women’s Stories of Abortion Counseling

Woman gets counseling for tubal ligation, not abortion

A woman who had an abortion remarked on the lack of counseling in the clinic: “So, we confirmed the pregnancy. There was no interview about the decision at that time. I just said ‘No, I don’t want to continue the … Continue reading

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Pregnant teen asks Planned Parenthood “is it a baby?”

When Carolyn Kasdorf became pregnant as a teenager, she was afraid to let anyone at her Christian school or church know. Also, her parents had always warned her not to come home pregnant. So she turned to Planned Parenthood for … Continue reading

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Clinic worker said “It’s just tissue” to woman 20 weeks pregnant

Linda Keener Thomas remembers what she was told by the abortion clinic she called. She was pregnant and in college: “Abortion seemed to be my only choice. It would solve everything. So I called a clinic for information and asked … Continue reading

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Planned Parenthood told me my baby was “just tissue”

One woman named Patti M tells her abortion story: “John [the baby's father] suggested we get married and keep the baby. I wanted to wait and do it right. I counseled with a woman at a Planned Parenthood clinic and … Continue reading

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“No counselors spoke to me” at Planned Parenthood

A woman describes the lack of counseling at Planned Parenthood “Inside, I signed in and paid the fee. No counselors spoke to me and soon I was ushered into a cold, stark room with bare walls. I was lying on … Continue reading

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Abortion clinic: “don’t come back here” if you have a problem

A mother who accompanied her daughter to and abortion clinic described the “counseling” they gave – and their command not to return to the clinic if she had complications. “A middle-aged woman called Sheri’s name and we followed her into … Continue reading

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Teenager discovers too late about her baby

From one teenager who had an abortion: “In my junior year health class I found out that my baby had developed to the point of looking like a person with arms, legs, and a head. And she could feel pain. … Continue reading

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Postabortion woman: the doctor “barely spoke to me”

From post-abortive woman Cindy Hendrickson: “The doctor at the clinic “barely spoke to me. The nurses never spoke to us any more than necessary, either. No one told us what would happen.” Joy Juedes “Abortion Providers Failure to Communicate Abortion … Continue reading

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Post-abortion woman told “it wasn’t a baby yet”

Sue Liljenberg, who was a teenager when she obtained a “safe, legal” abortion: . . . I’m a victim of abortion and, even if it takes until my last breath, I must be heard. When I was 17 I found … Continue reading

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“They told me that it wasn’t a baby”

A woman from the website Abortiontv, now down, told the following story: I had an abortion a couple of years ago to twins. I didn’t know anything and they told me that it wasn’t a baby, there was no beating … Continue reading

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