The Cradle Coach Academy’s online, self-paced courses are taught by the most experienced instructors in their field. Our programs give you the in-depth scientific knowledge and training you need to work with families in the areas of Sleep Consulting, Parent Coaching, Newborn Care and more!

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Become a Certified Parent Coach to bring joy back into homes and make a positive impact on families. Ideal for anyone who is passionate about helping families thrive and is a great addition to Sleep Consultant certification.

Parent Coach Certification

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For certified Sleep Consultants, this is a supplemental marketing course that teaches how to run inexpensive Facebook and Instagram ads to bring leads into your business, and increase sales.

Leads While You Sleep for Sleep Consultants

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Learn to guide parents in establishing a sleep plan customized to the personality and temperament of their child, ages newborn through 7 years. Gain the knowledge needed to launch and scale a successful business. Lifetime Access.

Learn all aspects of infant care for the first three to four months and earn a certificate of completion.
Support mom or dad side by side, providing ongoing (typically in-person) care for the newborn during these first critical months of their life. 

Specifically for certified Sleep Consultants (through any certification program) who are seeking additional education on supporting families with a Foster or Adoption background. Program is currently being re-vamped and will be available again soon!

Specifically for certified Sleep Consultants (through any certification program) who are seeking additional education and support as they grow their business. Get access to our TCCA student community, 2x monthly Q&A calls with Marli and our Continued Education.

Join Marli for a 1:1 30-minute call to discuss anything that you are needing support or mentorship in for your business, or to discuss a particularly challenging case that you are facing as a Sleep Consultant. Calendar link will be sent to schedule following purchase.

Baby & Toddler Sleep Consultant Certification

Newborn Care Specialist Program

Foster & Adoption Education for Sleep Consultants

Sleep Consultant Membership

Business or Sleep Mentorship Call 

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Learn how it's possible for you to launch your sleep consulting business from the ground up in 3 months or less, whether you have a business background or not!

Discover the rapid success method to becoming both a certified sleep consultant And confident business owner

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I am a family-first mom of three, goal-oriented entrepreneur, to-do list extraordinaire, avid dreamer and unshakable optimist dedicated to helping tired families all around the world give their child the best sleep possible. I am passionate about training and educating women who have a deep desire to give families the gift of sleep, or to touch the life of a new mother by walking alongside her all while gaining the flexibility they need to be present in their own lives.

With over thirteen years experience in the world of sleep, children, and business, I've had the privilege of running successful businesses and helping families all over the world give their children the sleep they need.

I can't wait to give you the complete roadmap and training so you too can offer that same gift to tired families around the world. 

sleep consultant + Business launch expert

I’m Marli. Owner and Sleep Instructor.​

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the coach

Cara Walker,
Well Rested Mama

Starting a business can be terrifying and there are so many reasons to give up. There is a reason you are here, and you have the power to make your dreams come true. Put in the work, and do not let anyone get in your way."

You're here for a reason

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The Cradle Coach Academy offers a great educational program! You’re given all the information for understanding the aspects of infant/toddler sleep and how to launch your own business. You are provided so much support throughout the program from the instructors and fellow students.

I'm so glad I took the leap!

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