How can I get my 2-year-old to sleep through the night?

My daughter just turned 2 years old and still doesn’t sleep through the night. Anything I can do? I have her on a routine, have tried the sleep training method, even have tried melatonin. My mother in law insist it’s a sign of adhd. Is this normal?


My daughter is 2 and still wakes up most night. She just likes to snuggle. She will sleep until around 5 or 6 then will start to fuss until I go get her.

I mean… I don’t sleep through the night, so I don’t really have that expectation


My son is almost 2 and still doesn’t sleep through the night. Some kids just don’t. He won’t do a sleep routine or anything. He just has his own sleep schedule and it varies day to day but we’ve tried everything. His doctor said some kids just don’t sleep good with a routine or stay asleep at night.

Sleep through the night​:joy::joy::joy::joy:. That is hilarious.


My daughter didnt sleep through the night til she was over 3.

All three of my older kiddos never slept through the night until they were 5


My daughter is now 11 but when she had turned 2 leading up into her three’s she would keep her father & I up until 4am some nights, we had to start giving her melatonin at a young age as recommended from doctors & EMT’s, she was diagnosed with severe ADHD two years ago, she still has to take melatonin to help settle her down at night.

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My son has adhd but constant waking at night has never been something he did. Have you tried a box fan or a noise machine?

Airway issue? Are her tonsils really huge? May need to consult with an ENT


My son woke up at night until he was 3! I think it’s just how some kids are, he is 5 now and will sleep 12 hours at a time if I let him!

I’m 31 and I still don’t sleep threw the night :disappointed: lol


My son is now 3 1/2 and just now sleeping through the night some babies r like this. Maybe they a night snack that’s what I do and some milk helps him calm down

Normal. I had the same problem with granddaughter when she was 2. I talked to her doctor and her doctor said its normal. My granddaughter is 5 now just now sleeping better at night. Get up once to potty. Then back to bed.

My son didn’t sleep through the night until he was 5. I mean there are still nights and he is 8 now. Lol… But I would read to him and put on sleeping music or white noise.

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I have a 7 year old that has slept threw the night since she was 6 days old and a 4 year old that still wakes up atleast 2 times most nights its more :woman_shrugging: I feel like all kids are different and will sleep when they want to

Thats why I let her sleep in my bed sometimes. If she feels more comfortable that way, 🤷…at least I know she is sleeping and resting enough… Its not every night but sometime she just needs to be close to us, other nights she just goes to sleep on her own… Each night is different… Its a normal 2 year old thing :joy:

None of my kids ages 12, 4, and 2 sleep through the night. Infact I dont even sleep through the night (not just because of my kids, I just randomly wake up). It is normal! Normal for your child doesn’t mean normal for every kid. But it is normal.

My daughter is 3 and still takes forever to fall asleep. Some nights she sleeps though the nights and others she’s up 2-3x and awake at 6a.m. I believe, in our case, she is just strong willed.

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