By Raising Children Network
spacer spacer PInterest spacer
spacer Print spacer Email

In this short video, parents share their experiences of bonding with newborns. Some parents describe the joy of bonding at birth. Others say that they didn’t feel an instant attachment to their baby. These parents talk about how they formed that bond later.

Download video   20mb

Video transcripts

  • Last updated or reviewed 28-02-2018
  • Acknowledgements

    The Raising Children Network invites organisations and individuals to download and add this parenting video to their websites free of charge. The video must not be edited and must appear with the following statement:
    Sourced from the Raising Children Network website, Australia’s trusted parenting website. For more parenting information, visit

Related videos

How to do baby massage
1:14 min
Parent Story
Special moments with children: for dads
1:51 min