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I have written for major digital publications, including Everyday Health, Health, Motherly, The New York Times, Reviewed, Romper, Scary Mommy, and WIRED. In addition to my freelance service journalism and personal essays, I’ve co-authored multiple public policy documents supporting environmental sustainability and public health, in addition to scientific research papers that have been published in the peer-reviewed psychology journals the Journal of Traumatic Stress, Psychological Services, and Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy.

Service Journalism

Is My Kid’s Therapy Helping? Plus 7 Steps to Take if It’s Not (Everyday Health)

Best Alarm Clocks for All Types of Sleepers (Health)

The Best Strollers of 2022: Nuna Mixx Next Update (Reviewed | A Division of USA Today)

The Best Strollers of 2022 (Reviewed | A Division of USA Today)

The Best Baby Spoons of 2022 (Reviewed | A Division of USA Today)

Newborn Sleep 101: Learn the Basics for Your Baby Born After Loss (Pregnancy After Loss Support)

The Cocktail Party In Your Head (Elemental)

Next Steps To Take After Having A Miscarriage (Pregnancy After Loss Support)

The Best Nursing Bras of 2021 (Reviewed | A Division of USA Today)

The Best Booster Seats for Dining of 2021 (Reviewed | A Division of USA Today)

Preparing for a C-Section Birth during Pregnancy After Loss (Pregnancy After Loss Support)

Host Your Own Book Club (Macalester College)

The Best Maternity Leggings of 2021 (Reviewed | A Division of USA Today)

Postpartum Anxiety and Depression — What You Need to Know (Pregnancy After Loss Support)

How to Cope with a Traumatic Birth After a Previous Loss and Where to Get Help (Pregnancy After Loss Support)

Here’s a Calendar Trick to Ease Post-Pandemic Reentry (WIRED)

Tantrums Are Coming: Neurodiversity Therapists Share 10 Tried & True Strategies For All Types Of Kids (Romper)

What To Expect When You’re Expecting The Worst (The New York Times)

The Science Behind Your Sigh of Relief (Elemental)

The Worst Mindset To Have When Fighting Racism (Forge)

The Scientific Framework I’m Using to Make It Through This Pandemic School Year (Forge)

Find Emily P.G. Erickson on MuckRack

Personal Essays

A Bear Hunt: Managing Fear in Pregnancy After Loss (Pregnancy After Loss Support)

A Geography of Hope (Pregnancy After Loss Support)

The Yarn that Holds Hope: Knitting Grief and Longing into the Fabric of Life (Pregnancy After Loss Support)

Earthworms & Champagne (Dovetail: Art & Literary Magazine of NYU SPS)

A Potential Space (Pregnancy After Loss Support)

I Was Already Worried About My Autistic Son Starting Kindergarten — Then 2020 Happened (Yahoo! Life)

I Was Already Worried About My Autistic Son Starting Kindergarten — Then 2020 Happened (Yahoo! Sports)

I Was Already Worried About My Autistic Son Starting Kindergarten — Then 2020 Happened (Scary Mommy)

How Raising Butterflies Taught Me to Live with the Pain and Possibility of Trying to Conceive After Loss (Pregnancy After Loss Support)

What have you learned about yourself in quarantine? (Motherwell)

What Raising Butterflies Taught Me About Miscarriage (Fearless She Wrote)

From Our Home In Minneapolis, We Can Smell The Smoke And See The Ashes––Here’s What I Told My 4-Year-Old (Yahoo! Life)

When My Son Asked Me, ‘Mama, Aren’t Police Supposed To Help People?’ (Scary Mommy)

The Conversation I Had With My Four-Year-Old When We Evacuated Minneapolis (Scary Mommy)

From Our Home In Minneapolis, We Can Smell The Smoke And See The Ashes––Here’s What I Told My 4-Year-Old (Scary Mommy)

I live in Minneapolis and this is what I told my 4-year-old (Motherly)

Research Papers

Making sense of poor adherence in PTSD treatment from the perspective of veterans and their therapists. (Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy)*

A Theory of Planned Behavior Scale for Adherence to Trauma-Focused PTSD Treatments (Journal of Traumatic Stress)*

Veterans With Poor PTSD Treatment Adherence: Exploring Their Loved Ones’ Experience of PTSD and Understanding of PTSD Treatment (Psychological Services)*

Find Emily P.G. Erickson on ResearchGate

Public Policy Documents

Saint Paul Bicycle Plan (City of Saint Paul)*

Great River Passage Master Plan (City of Saint Paul)*

Saint Paul Street Design Manual (City of Saint Paul)*

Bike Walk Central Corridor Action Plan (City of Saint Paul)*

Saint Paul 2030 Comprehensive Plan Introduction (City of Saint Paul)*

Saint Paul 2030 Comprehensive Plan Land Use (City of Saint Paul)*

Saint Paul 2030 Comprehensive Plan Transportation (City of Saint Paul)*

Saint Paul 2030 Comprehensive Plan Parks and Recreation (City of Saint Paul)*

Saint Paul 2030 Comprehensive Plan Housing (City of Saint Paul)*

Saint Paul 2030 Comprehensive Plan Water Resources Management (City of Saint Paul)*

Saint Paul 2030 Comprehensive Plan Historic Preservation (City of Saint Paul)*

Saint Paul 2030 Comprehensive Plan Implementation (City of Saint Paul)*

Great Places in America Summit Avenue Application (City of Saint Paul)

*Emily P.G. Erickson contributed content and/or editing to a document written by a team

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