Toilet Training for Individuals With Autism or Other Developmental Issues
A Comprehensive Guide for Parents & TeachersBook - 2007
Toilet training can be a battleground for parents and children. In this book_the only one on the market dealing with the specific issues involved in toilet training children with autism_Maria Wheeler offers a detailed roadmap for success, based on over twenty years of experience. Easy-to-read bulleted lists offer over 200 do_s and don_ts presented, along with more than fifty real-life examples. Learn, among other things, how to gauge _readiness,_ overcome fear of the bathroom, teach how to use toilet paper, flush and wash up, and deal with toileting in unfamiliar environments. A life preserver for parents and reluctant children!
Helpful chapters include:The Importance of Toilet Training Determining Readiness Developing a Toileting Routine Communicating the Need to Use the Toilet Toileting in Unfamiliar Environments Nighttime Training Common Problems (and Solutions) Associated with Toilet Training Persons with Autism