Psychologist: Having Abortion “Healthy” and “Maturing” Experience

By Sarah Terzo

Henry P. David, a psychologist active in the international abortion movement, said the following:

“[the decision to have an abortion] represents a healthy coping with reality, a maturing experience.”

Henry P, David, “Abortion: a Continuing Debate, ” Family Planning Perspectives 10, no. 5 (September – October 1978) pp. 313 – 316.

In reality, abortion often leads to emotional distress and mental health issues in women. Read some of the studies about abortion’s psychological impact here.

Editor’s note. This appeared at Clinic Quotes and is reposted with permission. Editor’s note. This appeared at Clinic Quotes. Sarah Terzo is offering a short, free pro-life eBook that exposes the pro-choice movement. Click here to get it.