Episode 3: The Importance of Bonding with Your Medically Fragile Child

In this episode

  • Kelli discusses the difference between bonding with a newborn just after delivery and bonding with a medically fragile infant in the NICU
  • How bonding benefits both the baby and the parent
  • How parents who may be suffering from PPD may find it more difficult to bond with their baby, and how parents can process their emotions so they can start the bonding process
  • The benefits of parents being integrated into their baby’s care in the NICU

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The NICU Now Audio Support Series was made possible through numerous individual donations, a grant from Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals and is produced by Hand to Hold, which is solely responsible for its content. Episodes are sponsored in part by Prolacta Bioscience and Huggies. Production by Milam Film Works, and music provided by The Mrs

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