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Parenting Specialist Van Buren AR

Parenting specialists help parents implement parenting plans, develop parenting skills, and manage family conflicts. Read on to find parenting specialists in Van Buren that give access to parenting programs, advice on parenting styles, family crisises management, as well as advice and content on parent-child bonding.

T Polinskey
(479) 783-7931
Fort Smith, AR
Practice Areas
Clinical Mental Health, Counselor Education, Aging/Gerontological, Couples & Family, Depression/Grief/Chronically or Terminally Ill
Certifications
National Certified Gerontological Counselor, Certified Clinical Mental Health Counselor, National Certified Counselor

Behavioral Science Clinic
(479) 478-0211
211 N Greenwood Ave Ste B
Fort Smith, AR
 
Destiny House
(479) 242-2480
800 N 19th St
Fort Smith, AR
 
Dianne Baer Counseling Llc
(479) 709-9779
108 N 18th St
Fort Smith, AR
 
Law Office Of J F Atkinson Jr
(479) 782-6400
423 Rogers Ave
Fort Smith, AR
 
Craig Cox
(501) 783-5353
Fort Smith, AR
Practice Areas
Childhood & Adolescence, Corrections/Offenders, Couples & Family, School, Depression/Grief/Chronically or Terminally Ill
Certifications
National Certified Counselor

Answers For Youth & Families
(479) 452-7792
5111 Rogers Ave
Fort Smith, AR
 
Guidance Center
(479) 452-6650
3111 S 70th St
Fort Smith, AR
 
Arkansas Counseling Associates
(479) 784-9801
100 Towson Ave
Fort Smith, AR
 
Caplinger Law Firm
(479) 784-9969
115 N 10th St Ste A108
Fort Smith, AR
 

21 Potty Training Tips

21 Potty Training Tips

By GreatDad Writers

The Potty Trainer

Potty training experts are everywhere. Whether family, friends, or books are providing you advice, realize there are different approaches that can be tried. An approach that works for one child may not work for another. Others can provide advice, but most likely you know what approach will work best for your child. There are several helpful guidelines (tips) that can be tried for each child when trying to potty train. These include:

  • Plan on at least 3 days if you are trying to achieve quicker results.
  • Arrange your activities and prepare a schedule that will allow you to be patient and consistent�avoid all distractions like going to the store, answering the phone, dealing with sibling issues.
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  • Make sure spouse, grandparents and babysitters understand your method and plan.
  • Make your child feel they have some control over the process.
  • Be consistent with your approach and stay with the program unless you are convinced it is not working.
  • Know when to give up and try at a later time.
  • Offer lots of fluids so child will have to go more often.
  • Make going to the potty fun�place targets in the potty, decorate the potty, sing.
  • Praise and reward AND praise and reward progress.
  • �Throw a party� the first few times your child uses the potty.
  • Keep your child company while on the potty.
  • Start both boys and girls sitting down on the potty.
  • Make sure the clothing is easy fo...

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