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Child Life Specialist Denver CO

See below for child life specialists in Denver 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.

Catherine L Mc Ilhany, MD
(303) 861-8888
1056 E 19th Ave
Denver, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Mt Sinai Sch Of Med Of The City Univ Of Ny, New York Ny 10029
Graduation Year: 1999

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Delphine M Eichorst, MD
(303) 839-7440
1601 E 19th Ave Ste 5300
Denver, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Il Coll Of Med, Chicago Il 60680
Graduation Year: 1979

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Laurie Michelle Steward, MD
(303) 861-6309
1056 E 19th Ave # B085
Denver, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nv Sch Of Med, Reno Nv 89557
Graduation Year: 1995

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Christine Therese Jelinek, MD
(303) 919-1116
2673 Roslyn St
Denver, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2004

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Ingrid Lundgren
(303) 493-7000
1056 E 19th Ave
Denver, CO
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Christinia T Ukrainski, MD
(303) 837-7154
1835 Franklin St
Denver, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Brooklyn, Coll Of Med, Brooklyn Ny 11203
Graduation Year: 1970
Hospital
Hospital: St Joseph Hosp, Denver, Co
Group Practice: Kaiser Permanente Colorado

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Monica Akridge Jones, MD
(303) 837-2766
1056 E 19th Ave # B-070
Denver, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Southwestern Med Ctr At Dallas, Med Sch, Dallas Tx 75235
Graduation Year: 1997

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Lawrence Ira Wolk, MD
(303) 869-2182
1601 E 19th Ave Ste 6300
Denver, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics, Adolescent Medicine-Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Languages
Spanish
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med, Burlington Vt 05405
Graduation Year: 1988
Hospital
Hospital: Veterans Affairs Med Ctr, Denver, Co; Presbyterian -St Lukes Med Ct, Denver, Co
Group Practice: Rocky Mountain Youth Pediatric

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Allen Gregory C MD
(303) 764-8501
1056 East 19th Avenue
Denver, CO
 
Cheri Nicole Folden, MD
(303) 266-5547
7444 E 28th Ave Unit 3
Denver, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2004

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Learn On Potty Train Your Child in One Day

How to potty train your child in one day

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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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