Induced Abortion and Mental Health

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Extensive and additional material, with special reference to mental health effects following induced abortion, will be found at this website.

Huge 2011 study: Abortion and mental health: quantitative synthesis and analysis of research published 1995-2009

This review by Dr. Priscilla K. Coleman (found in The British Journal of Psychiatry (2011)199, 180–186. doi: 10.1192/bjp.bp.110.077230) offers the l…

2010 Canadian study reaffirms a wide range of mental health problems associated with induced abortion.

Canadian authors Mota, Burnett, and Sareen affiliated with the University of Manitoba published a study entitled “Associations Between Abortion, Men…

Complete bibliography on Abortion and Mental Health

Complete bibliography on Abortion and Mental Health literature up to 2009.…

AAPLOG Response to the APA Task Force Report

AAPLOG comments on the APA Task Force report on Abortion and Mental Health accepted by APA in August 2008. This scientifically inadequate report does a great disservice to women with post abortion mental health issues.…

Induced abortion and adverse mental health effects

“There is consensus among most social and medical science scholars that a minimum of 10 to 30% of women who abort suffer from serious, prolonged negative psychological consequences (Adler et al., 1992; Bradshaw & Slade, 2003; Major & Cozzarelli, 1992; Zolese & Blacker, 1992).”…

Abortion and Mental Health 2009

September 2009. Does abortion cause mental health problems? The evidence for abortion as a cause of subsequent adverse mental health outcomes.…

Induced abortion mental health research update 2008

Recent years have brought a dramatic increase in the number of scientific studies published world-wide documenting the psychological damage frequently ushered in by abortion. Negative effects of abortion on various aspects of women's mental health and quality of life are now well-established.…

A full bibliography of articles from 1981

A full bibliography of articles concerning women's mental health issues and abortion can be found at APART's publications listing.…

Induced abortion and adolescence studies, a bibliography

Adolescents were significantly more likely to be dissatisfied with their choice of abortion than adult women. Adolescents are more likely to feel pressured to abort, report being misinformed in the preabortion counseling, to report greater severity of psychological stress postabortion, and are more likely to have second-trimester abortions which carry greater postabortion psychological risks.…

Psychology of abortion studies, 2002-2008, a bibliography

Psychology of Abortion Studies 2002-2008…

The Alliance for Post Abortion Research and Training

The dual purpose of the Alliance for Post-Abortion Research and Training is to engage in the scientific study of the mental health risks of abortion and to disseminate accurate information concerning such risks to those who provide education about abortion and/or post-abortion counseling. This website is extensive and extremely valuable.…