You can use a pacifier with the Ferber method. The Ferber method is a version of the Interval method. Dr. Richard Ferber chooses long intervals to control a baby's crying. When you check-in on the baby, you can use a pacifier during your check-in time. If it is not you check in time, then you should not enter the room to replace the pacifier if you plan on following the Ferber method.
Pacifiers can be used in all forms of sleep training. Ultimately, the family should decide if they want a quick and easy way to help the baby soothe and will accept being on pacifier duty for the first few years or if they would rather not be on pacifier duty but have to go through the process of weaning the pacifier for sleep. Learn more about the Yin and Yang of pacifiers in the Lovebug Sleep Training App.
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