Understanding Trauma: Neuroscience Advancements

Don’t let the title stop you from reading! There is certainly a wealth of information in the literature about the science behind trauma and how it affects our bodies and brains, but it doesn’t have to be overwhelming or hard to understand. This month, as...

The Healing Power of Community

By Denisha Workizer, originally posted December 2020 I remember the day like it was yesterday. The rush of adrenaline made my arms and legs go numb. An empty, hollow feeling surged through my stomach. I held my phone tightly as I read my dad’s reply after I asked if...

Failed chemical abortion: Denisha’s story

A strong, determined, single mom raised me. In my 40s, I learned a piece of my story that I wasn’t aware of until now. In October of 1975, my mom found out that she was pregnant with me. In December, she chose to have a complete DNC abortion. By February, she...

POST-ABORTION SURVIVOR SYNDROME: SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS

Did you know that siblings who have lost a brother or sister to abortion can present with Post Abortion Survivor Syndrome? This month, as we highlight twin survivor, Claire Culwell, and talk about the grief that comes for surviving twins, we think it’s also important...