Book Title: TEACH Abortion Training Curriculum

Author: The TEACH Progam

Cover image for TEACH Abortion Training Curriculum

Book Description: The TEACH Abortion Training Curriculum is an all-inclusive interactive curriculum with tools to train new reproductive health providers to competence. It is designed for family planning and abortion providers throughout the U.S. and the world whose ongoing dedication, expertise, and courage can make such a difference in patient's lives. We are committed to assisting primary care providers to offer continuity and excellence in reproductive care which recognizes the dignity and autonomy of each individual.

All Rights Reserved


Book Information

Book Description

This Workbook is designed to be used for individual review, small-group learning, or in a clinical setting where a trainer can lead a discussion of its content and exercises. Our newest version has improved interactivity with options to use it as a PDF and online, with chapter navigation and links to original references, and click-to-enlarge images, as well as extensive new and updated material.

You can contribute to support this work through our donation site.

If you find any errors or important updates please send a message to us: info(at)

Learn more about the TEACH Program.


The TEACH Progam


TEACH Abortion Training Curriculum Copyright © 2022 by UCSF Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health. All Rights Reserved.


The Arts


TEACH Abortion Training Curriculum
The TEACH Progam
Gabriel Flaxman MD and Suzan Goodman MD, MPH
Angeline Ti MD, MPH; Caitlin Weber MD; Candace Pau MD; Danit Brahver MD; Ellen Hufbauer MD; Hilary Rosenstein MD; Jennifer Amico MD, MPH; Lauren Wondolowski MD; Lin-Fan Wang MD; Lisa Maldonado MA, MPH; Margaux Lazarin MD; Michelle Wolfe MD; and Sarah McNeil MD

Suggested Citation:

Goodman S, Flaxman G, and the TEACH Trainers Collaborative Working Group.* TEACH Early Abortion Training Workbook, Fifth Edition. UCSF Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health: San Francisco, CA (2016).

* Hufbauer E, Amico J, McNeil S, Pau C, Maldonado L, Brahver D, Weber C, Ti A, Wang LF, Wolfe M, Wondolowski L, Rosenstein H, Lazarin M.

TEACH Doc: 2016-001 (07/16)

Based on previous versions:

Goodman S, Wolfe M, and the TEACH Trainers Collaborative Working Group. Early Abortion Training Workbook, Fourth Edition. UCSF Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health: SF, CA (2012). Bixby Doc: ANSIRH-2012-001 (07/12)

Goodman S, Wolfe M, and the TEACH Trainers Collaborative Working Group. Early Abortion Training Workbook & Trainer’s Workbooks, 3rd & 2nd Editions. UCSF Center for Reproductive Health Research & Policy: SF, CA (2007). CRHRP Docs: ANSIRH-2007-012 & -013 (07/07)

Goodman S, Paul M, Wolfe M, and the TEACH Trainers Collaborative Working Group. Early Abortion Training and Trainer’s Workbooks, 2nd & 1st Editions. UCSF Center for Reproductive Health Research & Policy: San Francisco, CA (2004). CRHRP Docs: FHS-2004-010 & -011 (11/04)

Paul M, Stewart FH, Weitz TA, Wilcox N, Tracey JM. Early Abortion Training Workbook. UCSF Center for Reproductive Health Research & Policy: SF, CA (2003). CRHRP: FHS-2003-009 (9/03)

This publication is designed for use by licensed medical providers. Individuals who wish to provide any of the medical services described herein should obtain appropriate training prior to initiating services. This resource is not intended to provide legal, medical or other professional advice. It is not a substitute for consultation with a healthcare provider or for independent judgment by healthcare providers or other professionals regarding individual conditions and situations. The information and resources included in this guide are provided for information only. Referral to specific programs, resources, or websites does not imply endorsement by the authors of their contents, expressed views, programs, or activities. Further, the authors do not endorse any commercial products referred to in this guide or that may be advertised or available from these programs, resources, or websites. This guide is not meant to be comprehensive; the exclusion of a program, resource, or website is not a reflection on quality. Please note that websites and URLs are subject to change without warnings.

All rights reserved.  This workbook is protected by copyright; replication for sale is prohibited. Individuals and groups providing patient care or clinical education in family planning are hereby granted non-exclusive permission to use and reproduce these materials for educational, not-for-profit uses, provided that proper attribution is given to the parties named in the copyright notice as the source of the content. With the exception of those forms explicitly created for modification, these materials may not be modified or changed without contacting the TEACH Program to discuss the intended use and modifications.

imageimageTEACH Program
Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health
University of California, San Francisco
1330 Broadway, Suite 1100
Oakland, CA 94612
© 2016, The Regents of the University of California

The copyright holders named above make no representations and extend no warranties of any kind, either expressed or implied of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, or that the use of these materials will not infringe any patent, copyright, trademark, or other rights. By using or reproducing these materials, the user, to the extent allowed by law, agrees to indemnify, defend and hold harmless the copyright holders named above, their officers, agents, and employees from, and against, any and all claims, liabilities, demands, damages, losses, costs and expenses (including costs and reasonable attorneys’ fees) or claims for injury or damages that are caused by, or result from, individual’s use of these materials, including but not limited to, any use of the materials that is not authorized under this agreement.

Primary Subject
The Arts