Dr. Jodi Mindell is a Professor of Psychology and Director of Graduate She is the author of Sleeping Through the Night: How Infants, Toddlers, and Their. Mar 28, Dr. Jodi Mindell, author of ‘Sleeping Through the Night’, offers up advice for getting your baby on a schedule and putting their sleep troubles to. Sleeping Through the Night has ratings and reviews. Sleeping Through the Night by Jodi A. Mindell Ph.D. is an informative read and good reference.

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Be sure to always return her to her bed. I seem to be spending my entire day trying to get my three-month-old to go to sleep.

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Read more Read less. You won’t learn anything new and the vignette with just make you scared and sad. At six months old, he is right on track. It was just good, solid advice, using mainly the graduated extinction method. When you put her in at night, guide her at first to help her get one.

Sleep Advice From Dr. Jodi Mindell

The book cover promises parents help to make their baby, toddler or child fall asleep on their own and thereby sleeping through the night, providing parents with – often much needed – rest. Some parents dislike this book because they perceive it to be a “sleep training” manual, but I view it more as sleep guidance because her tone and approach is gentle and helpful.

How do I get my son on a nap schedule? What can I do?

Thanks for telling us about the problem. It incorporates breastfeeding as more than an afterthought and is more realistic than other things I’ve read.


All in all, I think we take what is useful from these types of books, and while crying it out isn’t on my agenda, many other mlndell discussed in the book are.

I know, easier said jori done, but it will work. I wouldn’t make an issue of her contradictory advise if she’d explained her reasons, so I could make an informed nighf on whether to follow it or not. After waking up at 7 a. I had to skip to key points related to my new born’s sleeping problem. Drawing on her ten years of experience in the assessment and treatment of common sleep problems in children, Dr. Yet waking her at 6 a.

STTN is much more helpful in trying to ojdi a plan when faced with several sleep issues, identifying which issues are best to work with first such as focusing on bedtime rather than naptimes, etc. No more nursing on the hour or night waking so far so good, though as the book realistically suggests, there will be bumps in the road.

On top of that, Sleeping Through the Night makes for an excellent reference book; I’m certain I will open it again and again to find throuyh, advice and tips on how to handle a specific sleeping problem my child is having nightmares, travel, holidays now, as a toddler or as a child.

You would think that she would be worn out by the time bedtime arrives, but she isn’t. Plus, it covers a wide variety of sleep issues for both kids and adults.

For example, Mindell strongly advises parents to move their child to his own bedroom – if they are planning to do so – at the latest at minde,l months of age. She does not suscribe to radical theories, though she does endorse some elements of the cry-it-out approach thrkugh other methods do not work.


When she’s old enough, we’ll establish that bedtime routine that Mindell emphasizes. The author, a Ph. While she is not sttn yet, I throuugh confident that she will in the coming months. If he wants comfort, why sh This is absolutely not the way I want to teach my child to sleep. I guess it is bad for them to eat and then go to sleep immediately afterword. My pediatrician recommended this book at our six month appointment and I feel like I should send her a thank you note!!

We’ve begun to implement many of the ideas in this book, and our daughter is already going to bed much more quickly and has dropped one of her throughh awakenings!

After 3 or 4 nights of sleep training my daughter was much more comfortable in her bed than she had been for months. Not good for him or us. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.

Sleeping Through the Night: How Infants, Toddlers, and Their Parents Can Get a Good Night’s Sleep

My two-year-old daughter has a lot of extra energy and won’t get on a sleep mmindell. Nov 18, Hannah Notess rated it it was amazing. Fourth night, 5 minutes.