Nobody warned me of the psychological damage
I was involved in an illicit relationship and got pregnant. I went to Planned
Parenthood but was told I was too far along. Then I made an appointment to go
see a doctor for the abortion.
Were you given adequate information and counseling prior to the
No, I don't believe so. Nobody warned me of the psychological damage that
would be after the abortion.
How would you describe your abortion(s)?
The abortion was very frightening and very painful.
The abortion affected me because I spent months and years crying whenever I
saw a baby.
Please describe what you have done to deal with your abortion(s), and
whether it helped.
I called a priest for an appointment and went to see him. I told him about
the abortion and all the pain and guilt. I was able to find forgiveness
The abortion has changed my life because my attitude toward life, how
precious life is. I hope to be able to help others with their problem and to
help stop abortion.