Following an abortion, many women initially experience relief. The perceived crisis is over and life returns to normal. However, for many women, the crisis is not over. Months, even years later, significant problems may develop. Women who have experienced abortion may develop the following symptoms
- Sense of loss
- Suicidal thoughts
- Difficulty bonding with partner or children
- Eating disorders
For those struggling after an abortion - YOU ARE NOT ALONE
Abortion Recovery Class Offered Please call 575-894-HOPE (4673) for details
Post abortion stress is real. If you or someone you know develops any of these symptoms, we offer confidential support through our post-abortion recovery program. Whether it has been days, months, or even years since the abortion, many women and men are affected by their abortion(s) at some point in their lives.
One-on-one support for women who have experienced abortion is a safe and confidential environment where they can begin the healing process. Some of the topics covered include: anger, guilt, depression and forgiveness. There is no cost for attendance.
For men who may be struggling with a decision that was made regarding an abortion, Open Arms Pregnancy Center offers one-on-one support with a male facilitator. The pain can often be just as real for a man who must deal with a past abortion.
For help call: (575) 894-HOPE(4673)