Home » Baby » Family Bed And Nighttime Parenting Resources Family Bed And Nighttime Parenting Resources mothering December 8, 2010 Looking for information about cosleeping? We’ve got a great list here for you! Click here for a list of Mothering Magazine on-line articles about co-sleeping, the Family Bed and related topics. Get started with this great article by Mothering’s founder: Sleeping With Your Baby by Peggy O’Mara Basic Instinct A dad can do so much more than defend the cave. New research shows that he too has the biological goods to nurture baby http://www.todaysparent.com/lifeaspa…1225399&page=1 Children Need Touching and Attention, Harvard Researchers Say by Alvin Powell http://www.hno.harvard.edu/gazette/1…enNeedTou.html Responding to Baby’s Cries and why you shouldn’t let your baby “cry it out” Science Says: Excessive Crying Could Be Harmful to Babies by Dr Sears http://askdrsears.com/html/10/handout2.asp Early Brain Development – What parents and caregivers need to know! by Phyllis Porter, M.A. http://www.educarer.com/brain.htm CIO? No! The case for not using “cry-it-out” with your children http://www.storknet.com/cubbies/atta…enting/cio.htm The Dangers of Leaving Your Baby to Cry by Margaret Chuong-Kim, M.A. http://drbenkim.com/articles-attachment-parenting.html Crying for Comfort: Distressed Babies Need to Be Held http://www.mothering.com/articles/ne…onnection.html The Emotional Infant Brain Part 1: The developing emotional subsystems of the brain process various information, including how to relate the state of the world with expectations. http://www.fresnofamily.com/articles/aa040100a.htm Mistaken Approaches to Night Waking: Excerpt from Sweet Dreams: A pediatrician’s secrets for your child’s good night sleep, Lowell House, 22-28 By Paul M. Fleiss, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.A.P., 2000 http://www.nospank.net/fleiss2.htm 8 Infant Sleep Facts Every Parent Should Know by Dr. Sears http://www.askdrsears.com/html/7/T070200.asp Controlled Crying: AAIMHI Position Paper. The Australian Association for Infant Mental Health: http://www.gymealily.org/resources_paperva7.htm Loving Responses to a baby’s cries by Ingrid Bauer http://www.natural-wisdom.com/lovingresponse.htm Cosleeping & SIDS Review of the Latest and Most-Authoritative Studies http://www.babyreference.com/Cosleep…%20Studies.htm An anthropological perspective http://www.kathydettwyler.org/detsleepthrough.html Crying for Connection by Althea Solter Review/critique of several published SIDS “crib-death” and “cot-death” medical articles http://www.babyreference.com/Cosleep…%20Studies.htm A Baby Cries: How Should Parents Respond? http://www.naturalchild.org/jan_hunt/babycries.html Ten Reasons to Respond to a Crying Child http://www.naturalchild.org/jan_hunt/crying.html The Critical Importance of a Child’s First Years: a Baby Speaks http://www.naturalchild.org/jan_hunt/babyspeaks.html Is a crying child manipulating the parent? http://www.naturalchild.org/advice/q09.html Parents try “controlled crying” http://www.naturalchild.org/advice/q55.html Dad praises son for not crying http://www.naturalchild.org/advice/q42.html Mom denounces “cry to sleep” approach http://www.naturalchild.org/advice/q36.html The Cons of Controlled Crying http://www.pinky-mychild.com/features/baby/thecons.html http://phdinparenting.com/2008/07/05/no-cry-it-out/ Crying for Connection Books The Benefits of Bedsharing by Dr. Helen Ball of the Durham University Parent-Infant Sleep Lab, midwife Sally Inch, and Marion Copeland Good Nights: The Happy Parents’ Guide to the Family Bed (and a Peaceful Night’s Sleep! by Dr. Jay Gordon Night-Night: Settle Down Activities for Easy Bedtimes by Cynthia MacGregor Sleeping With Your Baby: A Parent’s Guide to Cosleeping by James McKenna, PhD Sweet Dreams: A Pediatrician’s Secret for Your Child’s Good Night’s Sleep by Dr. Paul Fleiss, MD The No-Cry Sleep Solution: Gentle Ways to Help Your Baby Sleep Through the Night by Elizabeth Pantley, William Sears The No-Cry Sleep Solution for Toddlers and Preschoolers: Gentle Ways to Stop Bedtime Battles and Improve Your Childs Sleep by Elizabeth Pantley About The Author mothering Founded as a magazine in 1976, Mothering is now the oldest and largest resource for natural family living online. For more from Mothering, check out our Newest Articles and Follow us on Facebook.