Options Counseling in Columbia, Maryland
If you are facing an unplanned pregnancy and now you are considering pregnancy options counseling, we’re here to help. We’re here to inform you of your options and to empower you to make the best choice for your situation. When you schedule pregnancy options counseling, know that you are in a private, judgement free environment.
We’re here to help you take the time to address your parenting and help you find the resources you need. Many people who want to parent may have questions about single parenting, co-parenting, marriage, continuing their education, financial stability and other topics. We offer free parenting classes in Columbia, Maryland.
We’re here to help you explore all your pregnancy options, including the choices adoption has to offer. We provide free information about the adoption process and referrals to adoption agencies. In most cases, financial assistance is available for the birth mother, along with many other benefits.
If you are considering an abortion in Maryland, we recommend you know and understand the different abortion procedures and any possible health risks so you can make the best decision for your future. If you are considering abortion, your first step is a free pre-abortion consultation.
At your options counseling appointment, you will be provided a lab-quality pregnancy test first. If positive, you will be offered an ultrasound. A free ultrasound can confirm a viable pregnancy and estimate how far along in pregnancy you are. If you are considering abortion, an ultrasound will provide important information that will tell you more about your pregnancy and your abortion options.
→ Learn How Far Along You Are
Abortion costs vary depending on how far along you are and the abortion procedure that you receive. An ultrasound can help to determine fetal development. Speak with a nurse today about our ultrasound services.
→ Is Your Pregnancy Normal?
It’s important to determine if the pregnancy is normal and if you are at risk for a natural miscarriage or ectopic (tubal) pregnancy to prevent any complications.
→ If You Have An STD/STI
Not all abortion providers provide testing for STIs or STDs. Ruling out or treating an STI or STD is important because infections or serious complications can occur if one isn’t treated before you undergo an abortion procedure.
Schedule a free and confidential appointment to learn more about abortion and your other pregnancy options. We know that each individual set of circumstances is unique. Our desire is for you to leave our office feeling empowered to make the best choice regarding your pregnancy. We are here to discuss your options with absolutely no pressure. We do not offer or refer for pregnancy terminations or birth control.
Do I need an ultrasound before an abortion?
An abortion clinic may or may not offer an ultrasound before an abortion, though sometimes they do. An ultrasound can confirm a viable pregnancy and estimate how far along in pregnancy you are. If you are considering abortion, an ultrasound will provide important information that will tell you more about your options. Abortion costs vary depending on how far along you are and the abortion procedure that you receive. Speak with us today about our free and confidential ultrasound services.