Key Research Areas
- infant crying
- Life Span Development
- sleep training
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Recent Research Projects
Parenting in the dark: Does the ‘cry-it-out’ sleep training method harm attachment or promote self-regulation?
2015/16-2016/17 • $70,870 • PI,CO
Many parents face a difficult dilemma in the first year of their infant's life – what to do with an infant who refuses to sleep. Parenting experts are deeply divided about sleep training strategies, especially regarding the cry-it-out method where parents ignore crying, tantrums and calling for...