The Family Bed

After interviewing families about their sleeping arrangements, our expert shares the pros and cons of the family bed, co-sleeping, and how to decide what's right for you and your adopted child.

Co-sleeping with adopted child
Parenting a child often feels like a crash course in pop psychology. Decisions are based on opinion, the standards of our culture, how we were raised, or simple gut feeling. And parenting, like pop psychology, is not even remotely a science. While we’re all fairly certain we need to feed our little darlings for them to grow up healthy and strong, beyond that, we very quickly lose our sense of absolute clarity. So we make choices, lots of them, every ...

Parents and experts talk about co-sleeping with an adopted child or infant.


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