Toilet training is an important developmental milestone for all children, including children with autism spectrum disorder. It can also be a source of stress for both parents and children.
This training video will provide an overview of toilet training strategies often used with children with autism spectrum disorder.
The prerequisite skills needed to toilet train will be outlined and techniques to facilitate toilet training will be reviewed.
If you child is not yet toilet trained for urine, Part 1 is a great place to start. If you child is trained for urine but is not yet bowel trained or overnight urine trained, Part 2 is a good place to start.
Objectives for Part 1:
- To learn the developmental signs of toilet training readiness.
- To understand the steps in toilet training.
- To learn techniques that facilitate the toilet training process.
- Answer frequently asked questions related to toilet training methods discussed.
View Toilet Training Part 1 by Christina Low Kapalu, Ph.D.