Signs Of A High Need Baby

The 12 Features of a High Need Baby according to Dr. Sears* – and our experiences with each one:

1) Intense

2) Hyperactive

3) Draining

4) Feeds Frequently

5) Demanding

6) Awakens Frequently

7) Unsatisfied

8) Unpredictable

9) Super Sensitive

10) I Can’t Put My Baby Down

11) Not A Self-Soother

12) Separation Sensitive

* This list of features was taking directly from Dr. Sears at, a website I highly recommend you check out.