Preventing Abusive Head Trauma DVD

ITEM: 48778
$124.95

Overview

An ideal resource for parenting classes, this 15-minute DVD program discusses abusive head trauma, also known as shaken baby syndrome, and how to avoid this devastating, preventable injury. Features diverse families and provides tips to help parents and caregivers handle infant crying. Grade 8–Adult. ©2013

Details

A must-see for parents and caregivers, this informative program on DVD features diverse, relatable families and explains how abusive head trauma (also known as shaken baby syndrome) occurs and how to prevent it. DVD discusses crying as the usual trigger for abusive head trauma and provides an animation of the effects of shaking a baby on the baby’s vulnerable brain. Also offers strategies for dealing with a crying baby in a healthy way (such as taking a time out), discusses the importance of finding the right caregiver, and helps parents and caregivers create a plan to take care of themselves and the baby. Grade 8–Adult. 15 minutes. ©2013 [closed captioned]