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Child Life Specialist Casa Grande AZ

See below for child life specialists in Casa Grande who provide psychological preparation for surgeries, medical procedures support, sibling support, emergency room interventions, pain management, child health care, mental trauma therapy, child stress reduction and more, as well as advice and content on early childhood.

Fieldstone Paul R MD
(520) 836-2565
1820 East Florence Boulevard
Casa Grande, AZ
 
Greater Arizona Gastroenterology Associates PC
(520) 426-1928
1780 East Florence Boulevard
Casa Grande, AZ
 
Douglas Edward Parkin, MD
(520) 836-5538
560 N Camino Mercado Ste 7
Casa Grande, AZ
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Irvine, Ca Coll Of Med, Irvine Ca 92717
Graduation Year: 1968

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Kull Robert J MD
(520) 836-5538
560 North Camino Mercado
Casa Grande, AZ
 
Alexandru Bogdan Tanase, MD
(520) 423-8282
633 E Cottonwood Ln Ste A
Casa Grande, AZ
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Inst De Med Si Farm, Carol Davila, Bucharest, Romania
Graduation Year: 1993

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Dr. Steven I Spiess
(520) 836-2424
1760 E Florence Blvd Ste 220
Casa Grande, AZ
Specialty
Pediatrics

Parkin Douglas E MD
(520) 836-5538
560 North Camino Mercado
Casa Grande, AZ
 
Dr. Robert Joseph Kull
(520) 836-5538
560 N Camino Mercado Ste 7
Casa Grande, AZ
Specialty
Pediatrics

Steven I Spiess, MD
(520) 836-2424
1760 E Florence Blvd Ste 220
Casa Grande, AZ
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Languages
Spanish
Education
Medical School: Univ Del Noreste, Esc De Med, Tampico, Tamaulipas, Mexico
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: Casa Grande Reg Med Ctr, Casa Grande, Az
Group Practice: Casa Grande Pediatrics

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Western Skies Dialysis Inc
(520) 836-5883
1041 North Arizola Road
Casa Grande, AZ
 
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Learn On Potty Train Your Child in One Day

How to potty train your child in one day

By GreatDad Writers

The Potty Trainer

A lot of attention has been given to the potty training in a day method. It is appealing to many parents since it appears to be easy and not drawn out. Supporters of this method contend that if a child is ready to be trained, it is less confusing if you spend an entire day on the process. The method that is usually described is very specific. The training is supposed to take place in a room with easily cleaned floors, usually the kitchen. Drinks, snacks, and candies are provided. This approach avoids inconsistent instruction by the parents since they are not supposed to be disrupted by other daily activities. Only one parent should do the instruction. The child is usually naked or lightly dressed with loose clothing so quick placement on the potty is possible. Spending considerable time on the potty is required, and the child may need to be entertained and coached in order to stay there.

Potty Monkey

The instruction is all inclusive. The child is taught how to remove the clothes, use the potty and empty the potty, flush and replace the clothing. Staying on or near the potty will show the child he can go in the potty and be rewarded. As long as the parents are encouraging and diligent, the child may not view it as a forceful process. However, the classical teaching of this method included scolding and gentle discipline. Rewards are provided usually in the form of treats or stickers. The 5-10 hour method can be very effective if parents choose a time when the child wants to please their parents and if the child is truly ready to potty train.

Several child specialists have spoken openly against this method. It is sometimes viewed as an intensive program that gives parents unrealistic expectations. It is also perceived as a process that does not allow children any input to the process. Those against this approach contend that if the child is not �ready� then this intensive instruction will be detrimental to normal parent-child relationships. Opponents say this technique teaches kids to only go on command and not learn the correct process for themselves. Furthermore, they believe these children may actually take longer to train because they become resistant to forceful instruction.

On the other hand, this was a very common technique that was used when cloth diapers were commonplace. Parents were loving but motivated. Success was common and some flexibili...

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