Articles

Effects of abortion on women 

 

Columbia Law Review: The Trajectory of Trauma: Bodies and Minds of Abortion Discourse 

Pre- and Peri-natal Psychology Journal: Complicated Mourning: Dynamics of Impacted Post Abortion Grief 

British Medical Journal: Women are 6 times more likely to commit suicide if they have had an abortion

Rachael Wong - ABC: Women Deserve Better than the Proposed Abortion Law Reform 

Rachael Wong - ABC: Hushing Up the Health Risks of Abortion is Unjust to Women

The British Journal of Psychiatry: Abortion and mental health: quantitative synthesis and analysis of research published 1995-2009 

Canadian Medical Association Journal: Characteristics of women undergoing repeat induced abortion

Sydney Morning Herald: Hidden abortion pressure revealed 

Journal of Pregnancy: Posttraumatic Stress and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder after Termination of Pregnancy and Reproductive Loss: A Systematic Review 

BMC Womens Health: Understanding why women seek abortions in the US 

Scientifica: Public Health Impact of Legal Termination of Pregnancy in the US: 40 Years Later 

Priceless Life Centre: Submission to Parliamentary Committee  

Luchi Miranda - Counsellor & Psychotherapist: Clinical observations of post-abortive women at Priceless Life

Public Discourse: Women, Abortion, and the Brain 

Sunday Canberra Times: One mum's nightmare won't go away

Women's Forum Australia: Women and abortion: an evidence based review 

BMC Medicine: The course of mental health after miscarriage and induced abortion: a longitudinal, five-year follow-up study

The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse: Abortion and Subsequent Substance Abuse

 

 

 

Abortion and disability 

 

Kylie Lang - Courier Mail: Abortion and Down Syndrome 

RN Kara Thomas: Just another choice 

ABC: Down syndrome: Parents say they feel pressured to terminate pregnancy after diagnosis

 

Personal experience with abortion

Madeleine Wiedemann: Submission to the Queensland Parliamentary Committee regarding personal abortion experience

Emma Morris - Courier Mail Opinion: Women don't need abortions, they need our help

Emma McLindon (Morris): Submission to the Parliamentary Committee regarding personal abortion experience 

 
General 

RN Kara Thomas: Submission to the Queensland Parliamentary Committee regarding first Abortion Law Reform Bill

Rachael Wong - ABC: Abortion Law 'Reform': Twenty Questions that Deserve Answers

Debbie Garratt - ABC: Abyan's Trauma is Compounded by a Production-Line Approach to Abortion

Abortion Rethink Public Forum August 2016: Hear from the Experts 

Women's Forum Australia: Submission to the Parliamentary Committee

Dr Mark Hobart: Submission to the Parliamentary Committee on sex selective abortions in Australia