Babies in the N.I.C.U.


Parents with a baby in the NICU struggle with the painful complexities of an unexpected and crisis oriented situation. The typical tasks of new parenthood must be adapted to fit a baby who is fragile or ill, a hospital environment that is unfamiliar and unsettling, and a (temporary) way of life that is exhausting and stressful. All this while feeling frightened for your baby and yourself. Therapy can: