Sleep Solutions for Your Baby, Toddler and Preschooler: The Ultimate No-Worry Approach for Each Age and Stage

by Ann Douglas

Wiley | March 6, 2006 | Trade Paperback

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Finally, a no-worry, no-guilt guide to sleep. There''s no such thing as a one-size-fits-all sleep solution. That''s why Sleep Solutions for Your Baby, Toddler, and Preschooler provides you with the tools you need to come up with a customized sleep solution that takes into account your child''s temperament, your parenting philosophies, and the rest of your life. You''ll also get the lowdown on:
  • the physical, emotional and relationship fallout of sleep deprivation - along with an action plan for minimizing these effects
  • what the world''s leading sleep researchers have identified as the best-odds sleep promotion strategies for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers
  • the science behind each of the major sleep training methods - along with the inside scoop on the major pros and cons, according to parents who''ve tried them
  • co-sleeping, partners in exile (in the spare bedroom), and other hot-button topics in the world of sleep
  • sleep transitions: from co-sleeping to solo sleeping; from crib to bed; from napping to no more naps
  • nightmares, night terrors, bedtime refusal, and too-early risers

Includes

  • checklists, charts, and sleep tools, including a handy sleep log
  • sleep books, websites, and organizations that every parent should know about

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 224 pages, 8.46 × 5.51 × 0.59 in

Published: March 6, 2006

Publisher: Wiley

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0470836334

ISBN - 13: 9780470836330

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Sleep Solutions for Your Baby, Toddler and Preschooler: The Ultimate No-Worry Approach for Each Age and Stage

by Ann Douglas

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 224 pages, 8.46 × 5.51 × 0.59 in

Published: March 6, 2006

Publisher: Wiley

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0470836334

ISBN - 13: 9780470836330

Table of Contents

Introduction. Chapter 1: Sleepless in Suburbia. Why the Sleep Deprivation of Early Parenthood Comes as Such a Shock. The Mother of All Sleep Debts. Why Sleep Is Such a Huge Issue for So Many Parents. How Sleep Deprivation Makes Parenting Harder. Desperate Parents. The Sleep Deprivation Gender Gap. Strangers in the Night. Sleep Is the New Sex. Solutions Central—The Last Word. Chapter 2: The Sleep-Deprivation Survival Guide. Eyes Wide Shut: Maximizing Your Opportunities for Sleep. Boosting Your Energy through Nutrition and Fitness. The Secrets of Sleep-Savvy Moms: Ways to Make Sleep Deprivation Less Crazy-Making. Solutions Central—The Last Word. Chapter 3: The Science of Sleep. What Sleeping Like a Baby Really Means. Sleep-Related Milestones. Solutions Central—The Last Word. Chapter 4: Winning at Sleep Roulette. Eight Best Sleep Strategies: What Every Parent Needs to Know. 1. Learn to Spot Your Child’s Sleep Cues. 2. Teach Your Baby to Distinguish between Night and Day. 3. Establish a Consistent, Predictable Bedtime Routine during the Early Months of Your Baby''s Life, and Allow This Routine to Evolve as Your Child Moves from Stage to Stage. 4. Let Your Baby Practise Falling Asleep on His Own So That He Can Learn How to Soothe Himself Back to Sleep. 5. Learn How to Understand the Noises Your Baby Makes in His Sleep. 6. Make Daytime Sleep a Priority: Children Who Nap Sleep Better at Nighttime. 7. Recognize When Your Baby No Longer Needs to Be Fed in the N
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From the Publisher

Finally, a no-worry, no-guilt guide to sleep. There''s no such thing as a one-size-fits-all sleep solution. That''s why Sleep Solutions for Your Baby, Toddler, and Preschooler provides you with the tools you need to come up with a customized sleep solution that takes into account your child''s temperament, your parenting philosophies, and the rest of your life. You''ll also get the lowdown on:
  • the physical, emotional and relationship fallout of sleep deprivation - along with an action plan for minimizing these effects
  • what the world''s leading sleep researchers have identified as the best-odds sleep promotion strategies for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers
  • the science behind each of the major sleep training methods - along with the inside scoop on the major pros and cons, according to parents who''ve tried them
  • co-sleeping, partners in exile (in the spare bedroom), and other hot-button topics in the world of sleep
  • sleep transitions: from co-sleeping to solo sleeping; from crib to bed; from napping to no more naps
  • nightmares, night terrors, bedtime refusal, and too-early risers

Includes

  • checklists, charts, and sleep tools, including a handy sleep log
  • sleep books, websites, and organizations that every parent should know about

From the Jacket

Finally, a no-worry, no-guilt guide to sleep. There's no such thing as a one-size-fits-all sleep solution. That's why Sleep Solutions for Your Baby, Toddler, and Preschooler provides you with the tools you need to come up with a customized sleep solution that takes into account your child's temperament, your parenting philosophies, and the rest of your life. You'll also get the lowdown on
  • the physical, emotional and relationship fallout of sleep deprivation-along with an action plan for minimizing these effects
  • what the world's leading sleep researchers have identified as the best-odds sleep promotion strategies for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers
  • the science behind each of the major sleep training methods-along with the inside scoop on the major pros and cons, according to parents who've tried them
  • co-sleeping, partners in exile (in the spare bedroom), and other hot-button topics in the world of sleep
  • sleep transitions: from co-sleeping to solo sleeping; from crib to bed; from napping to no more naps
  • nightmares, night terrors, bedtime refusal, and too-early risers

Includes

  • checklists, charts, and sleep tools, including a handy sleep log
  • sleep books, websites, and organizations that every parent should know about

About the Author

Ann Douglas is an award-winning pregnancy and parenting author. She is the author of The Mother of All Pregnancy Books , The Mother of All Baby Books , The Mother of All Toddler Books , The Mother of All Parenting Books , and  The Mother of All Pregnancy Organizers (all part of the award-winning The Mother of All Books Series ) as well as the two debut titles in the newly launched The Mother of All Solutions series: Sleep Solutions for Your Baby , Toddler and Preschooler: The Ultimate No-Worry Approach for Each Age and Stage and Mealtime Solutions for Your Baby, Toddler and Preschooler: The Ultimate No-Worry Approach for Each Age and Stage . She is also the co-author of other highly popular titles in the pregnancy and parenting category, including The Unofficial Guide to Having a Baby and Trying Again: A Guide to Pregnancy After Miscarriage, Stillbirth, and Infant Loss (both co-authored with John R. Sussman, MD) and Choosing Childcare for Dummies . Ann delivers keynote addresses at parenting and health conferences across North America; teaches on-line pregnancy courses through WebMD.com; is a Mom Expert with ClubMom; delivers parenting workshops through the Ella Centre for Pregnancy and Parenting and workplace-based parenting training through Lifespeak Inc; serves as a member of the National Advisory Board for Invest in Kids; and is the president of Page One Productions Inc., an award-winning marketing and communication''s firm that specializes in mom-to-mom communi
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