Potty training

How can I effectively support my 3-year-old son Dion in improving his communication skills, successfully toilet training him, and helping him sleep through the night in his own bed, while also addressing his self-hitting behavior?

My 3 year old son Dion has become verbal within the last 6 months. While he verbal he is still working on communicating effectively his needs and wants. He still has some screaming fits here and there when I don’t understand him. As apart if this we have struggles with toilet training. He will go …

How can I effectively support my 3-year-old son Dion in improving his communication skills, successfully toilet training him, and helping him sleep through the night in his own bed, while also addressing his self-hitting behavior? Read More »

How can I help my nonverbal son, who relies on an iPad for communication, overcome his resistance to using the toilet and develop new motivations to encourage him to make the transition?

He is nonverbal so the iPad is his voice. Yes he needs to have it accessible all the time. And it’s not particularly motivating anyway, just functional. He plays some games on it but he can take them or leave them. The only things he cares about are the car and the pool and those …

How can I help my nonverbal son, who relies on an iPad for communication, overcome his resistance to using the toilet and develop new motivations to encourage him to make the transition? Read More »