Darryl Gibbs


What is Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS)?

SBS/AHT (shaken baby syndrome/abusive head trauma) is a term used to describe the constellation of signs and symptoms resulting from violent shaking or shaking and impacting of the head of an infant or small child.


"a child's life is never too small to save..."

The Cynthia Gibbs Foundation was formed in 2001 in memory Cynthia Gibbs by her father, Darryl Gibbs. Darryl serves as the Founder & CEO of this 501(c) 3 not-for-profit organization, dedicated to preventing child abuse.

Specializing in Shaken Baby Syndrome, The Cynthia Gibbs Foundation stands on the frontline in the fight to combat this violent form of child abuse, working tirelessly to increase public awareness, prevention, education, criminal justice, family support, and victim advocacy.

The Foundation serves as “Victims Advocates,” championing the plight of victims of crime and those faced with insurmountable hardship. We “go the extra mile” for those who can barely stand. We are their support; their fight is our fight!


  • Darryl is nationally recognized as a Shaken Baby S
  • victims advocate
  • and lecturer who speaks at child abuse conferences
  • health care facilities
  • training seminars
  • schools
  • child care facilities
  • prisons
  • and community …


  • He has trained thousands of maternity nurses throu
  • ” along with his powerful message of courage
  • passion
  • inspiration