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Separation Anxiety & Your Baby’s Sleep

If you’re hesitant to start the process of teaching your child to sleep through the night because you’re concerned about separation anxiety, you’re definitely not alone!

I talk to a lot of parents every week, and this topic comes up surprisingly often. Moms and dads are worried that leaving their baby or toddler in the crib all night will cause their child to “freak out.”

And with good reason! A lot of the parents I talk to tell me that simply putting their baby down for 1 minute while they use the bathroom sends their child into a fit of wailing despair!

So what’s a parent to do? I’ve put together a short video that explains my best advice for this situation:

Now it’s YOUR turn! If you’ve got a question you’d like me to answer, simply leave it in the ‘Comments’ section below. I’ll choose a new question to answer every week. (And feel free to share YOUR advice to other readers, too! This blog is all about helping and supporting other parents…)

The Sleep Sense™ Program for Baby Sleep and Child Sleep DisordersHow about you? How do YOU deal with separation anxiety at night? Share your experiences, suggestions, and advice in the ‘Comments’ section below.

And, if you’re looking for a complete, step-by-step guide that will explains exactly how to get your child sleeping straight through the night, check out The Sleep Sense Program. (It’s backed by a 12 month, no-hassle guarantee, so there’s no risk in trying it out in your home!)

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Baby Not Sleeping Through The Night?

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Yes, The Sleep Sense™ Program is a great Do-It-Yourself guide for solving your baby or toddler’s sleep problems!

But if you’re looking for full-service, one-on-one help, I’m here to help!

The Sleep Sense Philosophy

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Dana’s Sleep Blog

Straight talk about sleep, parenting,
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