Episode 12: Home Sweet Home

In this episode

Kelli and NICU Healing‘s Kara Wahlin discuss:

  • Preparing emotionally and physically to care for a NICU graduate
  • Common fears of meeting the needs of a medically fragile child
  • How to combat the impact of isolation and anxiety while caring for your baby at home
  • Common stressors when caring for a baby after the NICU
  • Follow-up care and advocating for your baby after the NICU
  • Finding the joy in every day and every milestone

Resources mentioned in this podcast

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