Trauma Survivor Abortion Care
We understand that for people who have experienced trauma and violence, having a gynecological exam or abortion can be challenging. At Feminist Women’s Health Center, our healthcare providers and educators are trained to provide sensitive care that has been specifically designed for survivors of sexual violence. We aim to create a safe space where you will be given as much control as possible over your appointment process, gynecological exam and any other procedure that you come to see us for.
What to Expect
We understand that for people who have experienced trauma and violence, having a gynecological exam or abortion can be challenging. Our healthcare providers and educators are trained to provide sensitive care that has been specifically designed for trauma survivors.
- Complete paperwork
- Lab work
- Private counseling session: We provide a private counseling session with a trained and compassionate health educator to help patients cope with their trauma and abortion care procedure. We want our patients to have a safe place, to feel informed and ready for the abortion procedure. We will also work with you and law enforcement to arrange for DNA analysis, if needed.
- Procedure: Your procedure will depend on how far along you are in your pregnancy. For more information see medication abortion or surgical abortion.
We offer and provide additional counseling and support referrals to patients if they feel the need. We also welcome any other suggestions or ideas that you may have to make your visit a healing experience. You will receive specific aftercare instructions at the end of your appointment. You can also read them here. In case of an emergency, please contact us at 404-728-7900 or 1-800-877-6013.
Make an appointment
Call 404-728-900 or 1-800-877-6013 to make an appointment with us. You can schedule your appointment in Spanish too. Our trained health educators will assist you with setting up an appointment at your convenience and will answer any questions you may have. More appointment information here.