Some of the resources included in this list, while provide good descriptions of post-abortion symptoms and problems do not always provide biblical solutions. Therefore, use discernment when considering advice from these sources.
The Atonement Child, Francine Rivers,Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Wheaton, Illinois 60189
The Four Steps to Healing by Martha Shuping, M.D. and Debbie McDaniel, M.A. LPC This little book is full of wisdom, and emphasizes in a simple and direct way what women need to do to find healing. It addresses the two components needed following abortion: reconciliation with self, others and God, and grief work. It also contains stories of pain and triumph ---real stories about real women who overcame their grief and confusion, and found God, hope, and new beginnings. Available at Amazon.com.
Cradle My Heart, Kim Ketola, Click for details
Save One, by Sheila Harper, Morgan James Publishing, LLC, 1225 Franklin Avenue, Suite 325, Garden City, NY 11530-4943.
Save One The Men's Study, by Sheila Harper, Morgan James Publishing, LLC, 1225 Franklin Avenue, Suite 325, Garden City, NY 11530-4943.
The Hand of God: A Journey from Death to Life, by the Abortion Doctor who Changed his Mind, Bernard Nathanson, M.D., Regnery Publishing Inc., One Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20001
You’re Not Alone: Healing Through God’s Grace After Abortion, Jennifer O’Neill
The Liberal Case Against Abortion, Vasu Murti, R.A.G.E. Media, http://www.DyingLight.com
Blood Money, Carol Everett, Multnomah Press, Sisters, Oregon.
Unplanned: The Dramatic True Story of a Former Planned Parenthood, Abby Johnson, Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
The Cost of “Choice” Women Evaluate the Impact of Abortion, Erika Bachiochi, Encounter Books, 665 Third Street, Suite 330, San Francisco,California 94107-1951.
Hooked: New Science on How Casual Sex is Affecting Our Children, Joe S. McIlhaney Jr. MD and Freda Bush MD, Northfield Publishing, 820 N. LaSalle Blvd., Chicago IL 60610.
Recommended Reading All of these books are available at with the links that we have provided to Amazon.com. When you purchase from these links, PATH receives a small portion of the sale.
Forbidden Grief: The Unspoken Pain of Abortion by Theresa Burke, David C. Reardon Contains real life stories of post-abortive women and their journeys toward healing, as well as research regarding psychological symptoms following abortion. Includes extensive resource list. Theresa Burke is the author of the Rachel’s Vineyard retreat process. David Reardon is the director of The Elliot Institute, which publishes a quarterly periodical focusing on abortion’s impact on women, men, families and society.
The National Memorial for the Unborn is dedicated to healing generations of pain associated with the loss of aborted and miscarried children. No longer must these children remain nameless and forgotten, but are honoured through the Memorial’s “Wall of Names” and “Remembrance Garden” allowing mothers, fathers and other family members to begin the healing process.
PATH, Inc. is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit program, fostering a process of compassionate healing and restoration for women and men wounded by abortion. We have staff available at (404) 717-5557. En Español (470) 258-3433.