Experts tout many different methods of potty training. Some of them work for some children or they would not have become popular. A better understanding of the underlying forces that surround this issue will help you identify which of the many suggestions out there are most likely to work for your child.
The most important thing to understand about the potty training process is that it requires loads of patience and a willingness to accept setbacks – and that goes for both you and your child! And don’t forget to recognize all those little successes along the way!
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When young children refuse to poop on the potty, they have often fallen in to what I call the D-D-D cycle, for Discomfort > Dread > Delay. They might enter the cycle from any point, perhaps from ...