Abortion and Loss with Iselin Stoylen
Iselin Stoylen is a health counselor specializing in women's health, menstrual cycle and fertility awareness. Her mission is to help women understand their bodies' innate wisdom and find harmony within themselves. Iselin brings her passion of nurturing and “mothering” new mothers of the world to her doula work, childbirth education, breastfeeding consulting, and perinatal nutrition education. You can find her at https://iselinstoylen.com/ to learn more about her and the services she offers.
Iselin joins us today to share about a personal and vulnerable topic, her abortion. She explains in what ways her abortion opened her up to a spectrum of emotions, from grief to honoring the sacred process. She explains how the medical system could have better supported her and why it is important to have a strong support system through the experience. Iselin also discusses how to replenish the body and spirit during the time after abortion and how it relates to the postpartum window.
“Healing comes in waves. ” - Iselin Stoylen
Today on Sacred Window Podcast:
- How Islein moved through the wide spectrum of emotions brought by her abortion
- The layers of her healing journey
- What the medical system could have done better in supporting the abortion process
- The significance of abortion and how it can be a sacred transformative time
- Holistic support during after abortion
- Eating for the mind and body
- The connection of abortion to the postpartum time
Connect with Iselin
- Instagram: @iselin_stoylen
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