Potty Training

Is your toddler ready to start potty training? Here, you'll learn the basics of potty training, and find potty training tips to help the toilet transition go as smoothly as possible. Plus, don't miss our comprehensive section on potty training gear.

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Parents Are Hiring Potty Training Pros Proving It's OK to Ask for Help When You Can
A child psychologist explains a trending service: potty training consultations. Here's what parents need to know about the specialists who are paid to provide guidance, coaching, and support through this milestone.
Josh Brolin Uses Daughter Westlyn's Toilet While Potty Training Her: 'The Power of Example'
Josh Brolin and his wife Kathryn Brolin are also parents to Chapel Grace, who was born on Christmas.
Kristen Bell Explains How She 'Lifted the Shame' Off Potty-Training Her 6-Year-Old Daughter Delta
"Both of them are going to, I assume, graduate high school and be able to function in the world and that will never be an issue," the Hello Bello founder tells us of her children.
7 Potty Watches Your Toddler Will Love Wearing
Potty training watches remind your toddler to go to the bathroom at regular intervals—and they also double as a super-cool accessory! Here are a few of our favorite potty watches on the market.
I Tried This Alternative Therapy to Get My Kid to Poop
After my family moved, my 4-year-old suddenly started holding in his poop. Nothing I tried worked to get him to go to the bathroom. I turned to experts who explained why this might be happening and what I could do about it. Here's how my son started pooping again.

More Potty Training

Can Childcare Providers Tell You When Your Kid Has to Be Potty Trained?
Policies differ across preschools, daycares, and states. Here's what parents of toddlers who aren't toilet trained need to know.
I Learned Not Trying to Potty Train is the Best Way to Potty Train
My son was one of the only kids his age still wearing diapers. But after stressing for so long, I realized forcing him to potty train wasn't the way to go.
Q&A: Solutions to Your Child’s Biggest Potty Training Problems

You asked, we answered! These experts cover all things potty training, making your problems a thing of the past.