Feeling Stuck After an Abortion

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Sometimes, an event can be so troubling or overwhelming, it has a deep effect on an individual’s emotional growth. If you have experienced an abortion, it’s possible it may have had this kind of impact for you.

Have you found it very difficult or impossible to get beyond any of these post-abortion stress symptoms: Feeling emotionally numb or depressed? Feeling hopeless?

Has depression brought you to harmful patterns such as eating disorders? Drug or alcohol abuse? Suicidal thoughts?* Cutting? Tolerating abusive relationships? Repeat abortions?

Have these feelings persisted to the point that they interfere with your life?

It’s not easy to get past these serious emotional challenges on your own. We would like to help you.

*Your life is important! If you are in immediate danger because of thoughts of suicide, please call 911 and stay on the line until help arrives. If you are not immediate danger because of thoughts of suicide, but would like to talk to someone about your suicidal thoughts, please call the suicide prevention hotline at 1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433).


Restore helps those for whom the lingering effects of abortion continue to cause pain. Restore provides free confidential post-abortion care and support services to all individuals after abortion experiences. Restore After Abortion serves DuPage County, Illinois and surrounding communities. Please call today for a free, confidential consultation.