Jodi A. Mindell, Ph.D., is associate director of the Sleep Disorders Center at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. She holds a Ph.D. in clinical psychology, is professor of psychology at Saint Joseph's University, and is the author of numerous publications on pediatric sleep disorders. She lives with her family in Rosemont, Pennsylvania.
This book is a very good read with practical advice on how to get your child sleeping through the night.
We started with "The Baby Book" by Dr. Sears, then tried, "The No-Cry Sleep Solution" and then "The Secrets of the Baby Whisperer."
The focus of this book is creating healthy sleep habits by following a routine that YOU are happy with as a parent.
I have purchased this book for at least 10 expecting new parents over the past few years. It is the best book out there in my opinion that helps with bed time routines. Read morePublished 9 hours ago by Cvavec
I used the methods in this book about 6 weeks ago. My then 9 month old was cosleeping, breastfeeding all night, and would not nap in his crib. Read morePublished 9 days ago by KCronan1
My daughter was 5 months when we started using this book, being very careful to follow all of the "rules" accordingly. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Andrew Loescher
It's sound advice for the most part. I followed the guidelines with a bit of tweaking. I couldn't stand just letting my son scream for an endless amount of time. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Julie
This book was a life-saver. I followed Ferber's method with my first daughter with huge success, but I needed a slightly more flexible approach for my second daughter. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Amazon Customer
This book basically advises using a cry it out method for babies and offers lots of advice for dealing with difficult bedtime and nap situations for toddlers and young children. Read morePublished 3 months ago by K. Nye
This book is a great read! My son is three weeks old and I certainly feel much more prepared to address his sleep needs after finishing this book. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Mo
This booked helped me so much! It's a lot less 'militant' than the cry it out books that I've read and helps you to understand fundamentally how your child sleeps. GREAT READ. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Elizabeth H
This book is a very good read with practical advice on how to get your child sleeping through the night. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Anne Woodcock