When someone brings up baby sleep training, it always causes a heated argument faster in any parenting group. The problems, ” SLEEP TRAINING” encapsulates much more than “CRY IT OUT”. Truth be told, nearly every method, whether the child is sleeping independently or not, babies cry is inevitable.
There is a common misconception that you should let your babies “cry it out” as part of the sleep training method. Sleep training doesn’t mean that at all. It means you have to put all the pieces of the puzzle together and get your baby to learn how to self settle in the most ideal sleep environment with an age-appropriate schedule.