Children's Hospital Colorado

Shaken Baby Syndrome Prevention from Pediatric Experts

Calming techniques

Learn strategies for calming your baby, and yourself to maintain your energy and patience.

Resources for parents

Learn how to help prevent SBS, including tips to calm your baby, lullabies and a downloadable plan.

Healthcare professional resources

Find tips for talking with parents and caregivers, videos and more for healthcare professionals.

Your baby is crying. You try everything – feeding, changing, comforting – but nothing works. Your emotions rise and everything blurs. All you hear are the cries; all you see are the tears. In this moment, know that you are not alone, that this is normal, but that a single moment of losing your cool could change a life forever. In this moment, what will you do?

We offer free brochures with educational information about the dangers of shaking a baby and the importance of making a plan to prevent SBS.

Request a brochure today