Understanding the NICU & Your Baby DVD

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Encourage and empower diverse families with authentic NICU stories that trace what happens from a baby’s arrival in the NICU to coming home after discharge. DVD program covers NICU staff and equipment, premature babies, medical conditions, importance of breastmilk, interacting with your baby, parental self-care, and more. Grade 8–Adult. 75 minutes. ©2018


Give new parents the tools they need to understand and navigate the neonatal intensive care unit from their baby’s arrival into the NICU through the adjustment to life at home. This video program on DVD features short clips that explain the NICU journey while providing parents with caring support and information. The DVD’s easy-to-use menu allows facilitators to play clips by clip, by topic, or through the entire program.

Video Clips Cover:

  • Importance of Breastmilk
  • NICU Staff and Equipment
  • Premature Babies
  • NICU Medical Conditions
  • Interacting With Your Baby
  • Feeding Your Baby
  • Parental Self-Care
  • Getting Ready for Discharge From the NICU
  • Life at Home

Comes with facilitator’s guide and parent handouts. Grade 8–Adult. 75 minutes. ©2018 [closed captioned]