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Controlled Crying

Controlled crying isn’t for everyone but some mums swear by it for getting their children to self soothe and sleep. These mums share their opinions and experiences of controlled crying and what worked for them.

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Controlled crying

How long can you do controlled crying for?

Controlled crying is a technique that some parents use to help get their baby to self settle and be able to sleep through the night. It has a controversial reputation but some mums swear by it whereas others don’t agree with the method. These mums have opened up about controlled crying – it’s something all mums end up hearing about and making a decision about. Some mums have used it with great success whereas others have found other techniques for helping their baby to sleep through the night.

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With the help of the Channel Mum Sleep Expert Maggie, we have a series of videos aimed at helping you and your child have a better night’s sleep. Watch the videos above and find out more in our factsheets