to the World of Parenting!
Parents need help understanding the normal
development of newborns and the changes that they will undergo as
parents. The brochure provides information about the coping skills
new parents need. While some parents find great joy and support during
this period, others find fatigue, disruption, criticism, and depression.
In the extreme, this is a peak period for child abuse and, more commonly,
for profound changes in the way parents relate to each other as a
Support new parents with a statement like, "I love the way your baby looks at you, soothes to your voice. You're doing a great job!"