Pregnant? Get ready

Preparing for a closer connection with your newborn.

Nine months of anticipation can be nerve-wracking. Which is why expectant first-time mothers immerse themselves in reading, facebook groups and online chat rooms getting ready for baby.

This is one of the reasons that we make sure that every person taking the Dunstan Baby Language course has access for an entire year. This means you can learn the language while getting ready for baby, and then go back and refresh your skills once they arrive.

This means that parents can: 

  • Correctly identify and address the basic needs of your baby.
  • Develop the skills to help their infant cry less, settle more easily, and have more uninterrupted sleep.
  • Experience increased satisfaction, self-esteem, and ability to care
    for your baby.
  • Feel less stress as their child becomes happier and more content.
  • And as your baby sleeps, so can you!

Every baby is an individual, and with the Dunstan System you can fully appreciate your baby as your guide.

Benefits for Baby and You

Parents around the world tell us how learning the Baby Language changed their lives. Being able to correctly identify and address the needs of your baby will deepen the bond with your child, and ease much of the pressure and stress that is felt by parents.

Independent research conducted with mothers in Australia, the US and the UK in 2006 and 2007 confirmed the following benefits of using the System:

Works Universally

• 90% of all mothers found the Dunstan Baby Language valuable and would recommend it to other mothers.

• 100% of first time mothers reported the system highly valuable.

• 2 of 3 Fathers reported reduced levels of stress, and more positive marital relationships as an immediate result of greater paternal involvement.

The benefits can be experienced by everyone involved in newborn care. The System promotes the close observation and understanding of a baby’s cues, and this is as relevant to fathers as to mothers, to grandparents as to health care professionals. All can learn it – and the bonding effect can be experienced by everybody as they are getting ready for baby.

Greater Settling and Uninterrupted Sleep

• 70% reported their baby settled faster

• 50% experienced better feeding results*

• 50% reported an increase in uninterrupted sleep for both their baby and themselves

Since the Dunstan System teaches you to understand your baby’s needs from the first days of life, you can begin to observe and tune-in to your baby’s daily rhythms.

Very soon, you will see these daily rhythms become larger patterns. Dunstan Baby Language helps to take the guesswork out of caring for your new baby and by knowing your newborn’s needs, makes a routine possible. Every baby is an individual, and with the Dunstan System you can fully appreciate your baby as your guide.

Greater Confidence In Your Ability as a New Parent

• 70% of parents experienced greater self-esteem and a reduction in stress

• They felt more confident, relaxed and in control

• 50% of mothers felt a greater bond with their baby*

By understanding crying as communicating allows you to become confident about what works for your baby, helping you to feel calm, in control and more in tune with your baby. This knowledge also empowers partners, so that you can together learn your baby’s routine, organize your day, and support each other as you share the joys and duties of parenting your newborn.

The ultimate result is less parenting stress, less baby distress, and a more upbeat and relaxed start to life with your baby.

International research in Sydney, Australia and Chicago, USA was conducted by The Leading Edge. UK study conducted by 2CV, England.

*Specific to Australia and the US

Learn the secret language of your baby. Enrol today for $45.

Related Articles

The latest research into the Baby Language

The impact of the baby language When mothers who learned the baby language kept telling their friends about the massive difference it made in their parenting, researchers began to take note. Of course they want to know, does the baby language work? We have attracted a...

read more

Using your baby carrier with a sleeping baby

You've heard "Owh". What now? Once you've learned the Baby Language, you'll soon tune in to when your little one is ready for a sleep. Most often, you'll be at home and have the bassinet there. But being a new parent doesn’t mean you have to be stuck at home for the...

read more

Baby Reflux

So why does everything your baby eat seem to come right back up? It has to do with a developmental milestone that isn’t as easy to spot as smiling or sitting up. A muscle between the esophagus and stomach keeps liquids and food where they belong. Until this muscle has...

read more

Maximise the potential of your child

From the minute our little bundles of joy enter the world, their brains are constantly growing and developing. At birth, a baby’s brain has very few connections and ‘hard wirings’. The quality of our brain connections are nurtured by the experiences we have in our...

read more

Dealing with Postpartum Depression

This is a beautiful, wondrous time of your life. But it's also incredibly difficult. Unbelievably stressful. It can certainly take its toll. Most mothers experience some form of the ‘Baby Blues’. However, 1 in 10 mothers also experience a debilitating, longer-term...

read more

Burping Your Baby

Nervous about burping your baby? Not sure how she ended up face down and sideways? Just looking for a basic how-to? Well, not to worry! Burping your baby is an important part of infant care, and we can help! This guide covers helpful tips and information about...

read more

Thousands of parents recommend the Dunstan Baby Language course. Enrol today for $45.