“How did we get here?” This question has subconsciously been asked repeatedly in our thoughts since February 24, 2016, yet in early May of this year it seemed to imitate a different tone as it echoed the halls of the United State Capitol building. Our goal was to approach the legislative workshops of our state […]
(This is a guest post that a friend of The Emily Effect shared on Facebook. We’re re-sharing it here with her permission.) I turned 33 this month and my only child turned 18 months, marking him more officially in the toddler category and graduating from the baby days. He’s old enough that my life should […]
The passionate team at the Utah Maternal Mental Health Collaborative was instrumental in getting a resolution regarding awareness and treatment of maternal depression and anxiety prepared and in front of the legislature. We’re humbled at the chance we have to rub shoulders with such compassionate and caring individuals. An investment in moms is an investment in the future. Thanks […]
Sam Penrod from KSL 5 TV did a follow-up segment with The Emily Effect that aired on Friday, Feb. 24, 2017. You can read the article here and view the video below.
We are happy to announce that we recently launched a new list of resources that we have created with the Utah Maternal Mental Health Collaborative to help provide information and assistance in the area of maternal mental health. It includes national resources as well as Utah-specific individual mental health care providers who have training from […]
Eric was interviewed by People and featured as the Daily Focus and People Thursday Hero of the Week today on People.com. Along with the interview, People also published an article covering Emily and Eric’s story and The Emily Effect.
On September 27th, our friend Angie Snow from Western Heating and Air appeared on KSL’s Studio 5 with their The Emily Effect themed service van, talking about the services their company provides and their partnership with The Emily Effect. The segment can be seen here. On September 29th, Angie was on TV again, this time with […]
Join us on Saturday, September 17th at the Fountain Green City Park located at 300 West Center, Fountain Green, UT 84632. Registration starts at 7:00 a.m. and the run starts at 7:30 a.m. You may pre-register by text at 435-851-9446 or email [email protected] The cost is $10 and includes breakfast. There will be breakfast, silent […]
We’ll be involved in two events for Salem Days this weekend: Salem Days Fair in the Square Booth The Emily Effect will have a booth selling our t-shirts and hats at the Salem Days Fair in the Square on Friday, August 12th from 6:00 to 9:00 pm and Saturday, August 13th from 11:00 am to […]
Many people and businesses have inquired about donating to the Emily Effect so we now have a convenient place on our website to do so. However, please understand The Emily Effect has applied for tax exempt status under IRS code section 501(c)(3), but has yet to receive a determination letter. While we are confident the […]
The Dancing Without You documentary is now available on The Emily Effect YouTube channel. About the documentary: A BYU School of Communications documentary in loving memory of Emily Cook Dyches, highlighting the unspoken effects of postpartum depression in Utah. Produced by Aley Davis and Gabriel Gledhill. A note of caution: as you can imagine, this topic […]
BYU students Aley Davis and Gabriel Gledhill have created a documentary entitled Dancing Without You – The Unspoken Effects of Postpartum Depression in Utah. We’ll be attending a free screening of this senior capstone project on June 7 at 7 pm at the Varsity Theater (inside the Wilkinson Center on BYU campus).