NICU Now Episode 2: From Powerless to Empowered – Learning to Advocate for Your Baby in the NICU

In this episode

  • How parents can avoid letting stress and anxiety take over and find their footing in the NICU
  • Advice for empowering yourself as a parent and becoming your baby’s advocate
  • How to embrace your feelings of guilt and inadequacy, for they are normal, but to let go of the expectations you once had for your pregnancy/baby
  • Overcoming guilt and fear of caring for a disabled child

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