Martha ShupingDr. Martha Shuping, M.D., graduated from Wake Forest University Medical School in 1984, and completed her psychiatry residency at the university medical center in 1988. She practices psychiatry in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. She also has an M.A. in Pastoral Ministry from the University of Dayton (Ohio).
She has more than twenty-five years experience in helping women and men with abortion recovery issues. She has facilitated more than 50 Rachel’s Vineyard weekend retreats, and has trained Catholic and Protestant clergy and ministry teams in the U.S., Europe, and Asia in the Rachel’s Vineyard model. She also has provided continuing education workshops for medical doctors, nurses, and counselors related to abortion recovery issues.
Dr. Shuping is a co-author of published research on abortion and women’s mental health, and she is co-author of the self help book, The Four Steps to Healing (available in paperback through Amazon).
She has presented workshops on abortion and mental health issues at the United Nations, and in sixteen countries. Dr. Shuping is a member of the Rachel’s Vineyard National Medical Advisory Board.