Dr. Greene's website answers parents questions about potty training, and how best to help parents potty train their children.
Use the checklist below to measure your toddler's progress toward readiness, and keep in mind that starting before your child is truly ready doesn't mean you'll finish sooner — it's more likely that the process will just end up taking longer.
Learn when is a good time to begin potty training, tips for success, managing accidents, and when to seek medical advice.
Toilet training is a developmental milestone. It cannot be rushed. Adopting an attitude that it will eventually happen "will ease parents' frustration and protect the child's sense of esteem."