The psychological and emotional impact of abortion can emerge months or even years later in women and men. Research shows that abortion significantly increases risks for:
- Clinical depression and anxiety
- Drug and alcohol abuse
- Symptoms consistent with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Suicidal thoughts and behavior
For more information, contact us at FindHope@cpcphoenix.org.
If you or someone you know is struggling with unwanted feelings after an abortion, we offer free, confidential, compassionate support designed to help women and men work through these feelings.