A Woman's View with Amanda Dickson
About This Show
Amanda Dickson on the weekends? Oh yeah. News, politics, education, health, and family are all fair game for Amanda's panel of fascinating Utah women. Whether we're talking about our kids or discussing the big business headlines, these ladies have a unique voice all their own. Join the conversation.
Most Recent Episode
Sharing our postpartum depression stories
1 day ago
"Postpartum depression is not the rarity people think it is," Holly Willard, owner of Grand View Family Counseling in Bountiful shared when we talked about how Ivanka Trump opened up this week that she suffered from postpartum with all three of her kids. "There's this mommy club nobody talks about . . . why doesn't anybody talk about the hard stuff?" Former State Representative Sophia DiCaro shared her experiences with expectations people put on new moms and that we put on ourselves. UVU Professor Janey Top saw an article in the Atlantic Monthly that said women, for three or four years after giving birth, experience a drop in self in self-esteem. What? And there is shame involved with not being fulfilled in our mother's role. We need to ease up on women and let them be who they need to be.