Healing Begins Here

The choice to have an abortion is often one of the toughest decisions a woman will make in her life. After making this decision, a woman may have many different unexpected thoughts or emotions.

Below, you will find a checklist addressing some common post-abortion thoughts and behaviors. If you find yourself answering yes to any or all of the following questions, please do not hesitate to contact us. We are here to help!

  • Do you find it uncomfortable when the topic of abortion comes up in conversations?
  • Since your abortion, have you struggled to stop thinking about that day?
  • Do physical reminders (babies, pregnant women, baby clothes, etc.) make you uncomfortable?
  • Do you feel regret, guilt and/or shame?
  • Have you experienced anger or rage?
  • Are you experiencing nightmares?
  • Has there been an increase in Alcohol/Drug consumption?
  • Do you find that you are experiencing more depression and/or anxiety?
  • Have you had thoughts of suicide?
  • Have you had multiple abortions?
  • Do you feel as if people would judge you if they knew about the abortion?
  • Do you find it difficult to forgive those people involved in your abortion? 
  • Do you find it difficult to forgive yourself?
  • Do you fear that God cannot forgive you?

We know you’re hurting and we know you may not have the mental energy or even the words to describe how you feel, just know that we are here for you, whenever you are ready to talk. Hope Rising is a safe place to explore all of those feelings. You deserve to heal and to do it in a safe, non-judgmental environment. 

No one has to go through this alone. We are here for you, reach out to us today to speak with someone who understands what you’ve gone through. 

Begin your healing journey.