How to Motivate Your Child to Potty Train (Video)

Keys to appropriate potty training rewards

child with potty

Parents don’t have to give big expensive presents as potty training rewards. In fact, it’s just the opposite. Here are some quick tips:

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  • Think small. You don’t have to reward every little step.
  • Stick ‘em. Kids enjoy colorful stickers. Use different stickers for different accomplishments.
  • Challenge them. A challenge gives kids a sense of internal pride, which is a better reward then any gift.
  • Speak up. Parental praise is a strong behavior motivator.

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