This course is designed for adoption professionals and pre/post-adoptive families.
1- Hour Online Audio Course (Certificate of completion will be immediately awarded upon successful completion of the course including passing a 10-question quiz with a grade of 80%)
Sleep issues are common, but they are especially prevalent in adopted children. What should parents do to help their adopted child fall asleep? In this course, Elizabeth Pantley, author of The No-Cry Sleep Solution, talks about how to get kids to sleep at night and how to keep them there.
This course includes:
- How common are sleep issues?
- What is a sleep plan?
- What should parents do with children who are reluctant to sleep?
- Should parents reward their child to help him go to sleep?
- How can parents train their children to sleep alone?
- Should children be allowed to cry themselves to sleep?
- What are progressive relaxation tips for children?
- How do you put multiple children to bed in separate rooms, with separate bedtime routines?
- How can parents train their children to put themselves to bed and at what age is that realistic?
- How can parents help their children sleep through the night?
- When should parents transition their child from crib to bed?
- How can parents train their children to sleep later in the morning?
- How should parents deal with a child who prefers one parent put him to bed?
- Which foods and drinks induce sleep?
- How should parents handle sleep arrangements with more than one child?
Please contact the Education Director for technical assistance or disability accommodations.Pedro Klien