Dianne Pierson, MD, a psychiatrist at Pathways to Well-being in Burlington, Vermont talks about children’s sleep problems and safety.

In this guide (which applies to kids of all ages):

  • Understand the importance of sleep and how learning to fall asleep impacts children’s feelings of safety.
  • Gain in-depth knowledge about children’s sleep disorders and what you can do to help.
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  • Learn children’s needs for safety at different ages, and how a change in sleep patterns can change their lives.


“SafeSleep allows adults to step into a child’s world. Dianne Pierson’s deep respect for children as individuals is clear. If you have children, work with children, or simply enjoy the company of children – take the time to read this book.”
Emily Hutchins – Early Childhood Educator

“I found Dr. Pierson’s approach to be both compassionate and sensible. SafeSleep encourages parents and other caregivers to trust their own instincts with regards to their children’s needs. I highly recommend it to anyone looking for a more intuitive approach to child-care.”
Kerry McCutcheon – New Mother


Download the Safe Sleep book as a PDF