S01 EP03: Struggling to bond with your baby
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This episode looks at how common it is to find it difficult to bond with your baby especially when your baby is on a neonatal unit. It looks at different parents experiences and the scientific and biological reasons why bonding can be hard. More information on this topic can be found here:
There are also some charitable organisations that can be really helpful including
- Bliss – they offer advice for parents of premature and sick babies, including looking after your mental health
- Mind – for better mental health
Views and experiences shared in this podcast belong to the individuals, shared in the interests of helping others and do not constitute medical advice. For medical advice please contact your GP, midwife, health visitor, local Maternity Assessment Unit or 111. In an emergency please dial 999.
This podcast was made with Leeds Children’s hospital and funded by Leeds Hospital’s Charity.
This podcast was recorded and produced by Under the Mast– creative audio productions. and was presented byCaroline Verdon and Kerry Bickerdike