Support your unsettled baby: A guide to understanding your crying baby and supporting them to settle.

Babies cry when they are hungry, tired, uncomfortable, sick or in pain. They can also cry because they want a change of scenery or comfort, or just because they need to know you’re there. It can be really hard to work out exactly why your baby is crying which creates stress and concern.

In our comprehensive guide, you’ll gain valuable insights into what can be ‘normal’ crying and when you may need to seek medical advice.


Here’s what you’ll learn:

Expected behaviours:

Understand what are expected sleep patterns, feeding behaviours and how your baby communicates and seeks connection with you, their parents, and caregivers.

Overcoming challenges:

Arm yourself with evidence-based strategies to best support you and your baby during these troubling times. Delve into what colic actually means .

Responsive caregiving:

Discover the transformative effects of responsive caregiving, respectful relationships, and a nurturing environment on your baby’s development.

Expert guidance:

Gain access to expert advice and practical tips from professionals specialising in babies. Find out how to navigate these challenges with the right support and advice.

This invaluable resource will provide you with the confidence to tackle the tricky times and the reassurance to understand your baby’s needs.



Coastlife Families is the Sunshine Coast’s premier Baby & Child Wellness Clinic!

Led by a team of dedicated experts, including a highly skilled neonatal nurse practitioner and child health nurse, we specialise in providing a wide range of services tailored to meet the unique needs of babies through to school-age children.

At Coastlife Families, we understand that every child is unique and deserves individualised care and we take pride in our unique and personal approach to baby and child wellness.

We believe in building partnerships with the families we work with, providing guidance, support, and education every step of the way.

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