Toilet Training: A Workshop for Parents of Children with Autism

Next start date: 5th, 12th and 26th September 2017

Duration: 2 hour split over 3 days

Language: English and Hindi

Who can apply: Parents of children with Autism (3-6 years)

Course Overview

Toilet training children with autism poses unique problems for parents. Lack of intervention by specially trained therapist can extend children’s dependence on parents. Remaining untrained can inhibit children's independence, social interactions and employment options.

The objective of this workshop is to guide parents in effective toilet training methods. This will help the parents to assist their children in achieving independent use of the toilet.

It is scheduled about 2-3 times in a year (three sessions of 2 hours over four weeks).

Goals

Help parent understand how to work on readiness skills required for toilet training
How to change the environment at home for toilet training
Implement strategies for toilet training
Generalise the techniques taught