Recovery Center for

Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

Evidence-based care that changes the course of entire lives.

Program

The Nursery Video
HOPPE Classes online Call or Text 480-628-7500

Babies

x
Hushabye Babies born since January 2019
x
Home with their families

Recent News

The new facility, located at 3003 E. McDowell Road, Phoenix, is planning a late September 2020 open date.
Hushabye Opioid Pregnancy Preparation & Empowerment (HOPPE) Classes now using Zoom video meetings to reach out to patients.
Through a $800K grant, The Bob and Renee Parson's Foundation has provided key funds allowing Hushabye Nursery to begin renovating the new facility and fund programs.
NAS

What is Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome?

Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) refers to symptoms of withdrawal that babies may have if their mothers used or abused substances during pregnancy. Signs of withdrawal most commonly are a result of opiate exposure such as Heroin, Codeine, Oxycodone (Oxycontin), Methadone or Buprenorphine. Symptoms of withdrawal may present as early as 24-48 hours after birth, or as late as 10 days of age.

Learn More
What is Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome?
Treatment

What kind of treatment will my baby need?

Providing comfort measures is always the first treatment for NAS. Comfort measures include:
• Hold your baby skin to skin
• Swaddle in a blanket - hands to face and knees to chest
• Breastfeeding • Small frequent feedings
• Warming feedings • Sucking on a pacifier
• Low light, low noise • Slow vertical rocking
• Shushing sound- mimics mother’s heartbeat
• Deep breathe- helps calm baby and caregiver

Video
What kind of treatment will my baby need?