Support Group Questionnaire
If you are a family member who has been affected by Abusive Head Trauma/Shaken Baby Syndrome and are interested in attending support group in Minnesota, please take the survey below. Your answers will help us ensure that we offer a support group that can help your family & families like yours! Thank you!Your information, if provided will be confidential. Please click the link below to fill out the questionnaire. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/KY2VBSH
What is Abusive Head Trauma/Shaken Baby Syndrome?
Once termed Shaken Baby Syndrome, Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma is the third leading cause of head injury among children in the United States and is the leading cause of serious head injury in the first year of life according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . Abusive Head Trauma can be cause by shaking a child, hitting their head against a hard object or a combination of shaking & impact. Inconsolable crying is the #1 reason people shake an infant. Other reasons include potty training difficulty, feeding problems, and interrupting an activity the caregiver is trying to complete.