Category - Toddlers

Potty Learning Power Struggles: Being a Good Coach

Parenting Skills

Learning to use the potty can be a frustrating experience for both child and parent.  The child may want to succeed, but the process can be delayed by a variety of developmental and environmental factors. One of the best ways to support your child as they learn to master this developmental step is to be a good coach.  Potty learning is a new skill.  Parents have to remember what it’s like to learn something new: an instrument, a second language, a new sport.  New skills develop over time, with the encouragement and support of a great teacher. Lets look at… Continue Reading

Posted by Heidi Emberling on August 20, 2012

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