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Oct 02, 2012
| ISBN 9781583334690
Oct 02, 2012
| ISBN 9781101597934
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Oct 02, 2012 | ISBN 9781583334690
Oct 02, 2012 | ISBN 9781101597934
One of the world’s foremost parenting experts offers a revolutionary guide for translating a crying baby’s urgent messages.
Like many new parents, Priscilla Dunstan was at her wit’s end trying to ease the crying of her colicky infant son. Then she made a startling discovery: His sounds varied according to his needs, and she could decipher their meaning by tracking the sound as a physical reflex. Unlike learned languages, Dunstan soon realized, every newborn from birth to three months possesses a natural, reflexive communication system for signaling hunger, tiredness, the need to burp, lower gas, and general discomfort. Thirteen years of research culminated in the Dunstan Baby Language, now made available to all caregivers in Calm the Crying.
Priscilla Dunstan founded her internationally acclaimed parenting and family clinic, the Priscilla Dunstan Research Center in Sydney. Her research has been widely featured in the media, from The Oprah Winfrey Show to Today. Also the author of Child Sense, she… More about Priscilla Dunstan
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