Toilet Training for Individuals with Autism or Other Developmental Issues by Maria Wheeler
Individuals with autism are reportedly one of the most difficult populations to toilet train. This second edition offers effective strategies that take the child's physical and emotional sensitivities into account instead of trying to force traditional methods. Easy-to-read bulleted lists offer more than 200 do's and don'ts, along with over 50 real-life examples, to help make the process more of a lesson and less of a battle for all involved. The young trainee will learn to overcome fear of the bathroom, properly use toilet paper, flush once, wash hands, and more. The toilet trainer will learn how to overcome challenges caused by communication needs, sensory sensitivities, motor challenges, anxiety levels, etc.
Teach Toileting: A Revolutionary Approach for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and Other Special Needs By Deborah Bialer
With this approach you will conquer your potty challenges right now. The change to the location of the bathroom is difficult for your child, not purposeful resistance to toileting. These ideas are unconventional and may seem strange. Stick with the program; have confidence. This method of toilet training works for children who are Autistic as well as children with Fragile X, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, PDD, Non-Verbal and other developmental disabilities.
The Potty Journey: Guide to Toilet Training Children with Special Needs, Including Autism and Related Disorders by Judith A. Coucouvanis
Toilet training children with autism and related disorders is fraught with countless challenges stemming from the very core of their unique characteristics. The communication and sensory issues alone can create formidable barriers. As a result, typical strategies are frequently ineffective when used with children with special needs. Using a no-nonsense, often humorous approach, Judith Coucouvanis, MA, APRN, BC, shares strategies that have produced remarkable results for parents of children with autism and related disorders nationwide. Promising no "quick fixes," The Potty Journey systematically guides you through the entire toileting journey, step-by-step, to the ultimate destination - dry pants.