Current Research

Useful Resources

General Baby Care Child Care Resources:

Safeguarding and Protecting Children in the Early Years by Steven Burton and James Reid

Safeguarding and Child Protection 5th Edition: Linking Theory and Practice by Jennie Lindon and Janet Webb

The Safeguarding Jigsaw: Your place in the Child Protection Process by Kate Young

The Book You Wish Your Parents Had Read (and Your Children Will Be Glad That You Did): THE #1 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER by Philippa Perry

Counselling Skills For Dummies by Gail Evans

What To Expect The 1st Year [3rd Edition]by Heidi Murkoff and Sharon Mazel

Websites:

1001 Days

https://www.nwcscnsenate.nhs.uk/files/8614/7325/1138/1001cdmanifesto.pdf

https://www.grobrain.com/

Baby Sleep Resources:

SIDS: https://www.lullabytrust.org.uk

SIDS: https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/sudden-infant-death-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20352800#:~:text=Sudden%20infant%20death%20syndrome%20%28SIDS%29%20is%20the%20unexplained,because%20the%20infants%20often%20die%20in%20their%20cribs.

All Sleep Research:

www.basisonline.org.uk

Sleep Science: https://www.babysleepscience.com

Baby Brain development: https://www.askdrsears.com/topics/health-concerns/sleep-problems/8-infant-sleep-facts-every-parent-should-know

Warm feed theory: https://www.nature.com/articles/43366

Realistic expectations: https://kellymom.com/parenting/nighttime/newborn-sleep-a-discussion-with-elizabeth-pantley/

Helping parents handle unwanted advice: https://elizabethpantley.com/handling-unwanted-advice/

Infant sleep problems: https://www.parentingscience.com/infant-sleep-problems.html

Self-soothing and extinction Methods: https://evolutionaryparenting.com/tag/self-soothing/

Sleep for the whole family: https://www.sleepfoundation.org/sleep-hygiene/what-is-healthy-sleep#:~:text=Sleep%20Duration%20Getting%20a%20healthy%20amount%20of%20sleep,of%20age%20get%20between%207%20and%208%20hours.

Books:

The Baby Sleep Solution: The stay-and-support method to help your baby sleep through the night

by Lucy Wolfe

The No-Cry Sleep Solution: Gentle Ways to Help Your Baby Sleep Through the Night: Foreword by William Sears, M.D.

by Elizabeth Pantley and William Sears

The Gentle Sleep Book: For Calm Babies, Toddlers and Pre-Schoolers

by Sarah Ockwell-Smith, Katy Sobey, et al.

Baby Feeding Resources:

https://shop.medela.co.uk – Medical grade breast feeding equipment, recommended by NHS

https://www.who.int/westernpacific/health-topics/breastfeeding

https://www.nct.org.uk/baby-toddler/feeding/early-days/about-breastmilk-and-breastfeeding

https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/qs37/chapthttps://www.breastfeedingnetwork.org.uker/quality-statement-5-breastfeeding