Getting started on toilet training for autistic children
Our guide to toilet training explains how to know when your child is ready for toilet training and how to get started. Adjust our tips to suit your autistic child’s needs.
Start by getting your child familiar with the toilet, what it’s for and how to use it.
Strategies for toilet training autistic children
Tips for toilet training challenges
Skip the potty stage if your child doesn’t like change. Using the toilet straight away limits changes for your child.
Some autistic children don’t like the sound of flushing. Prepare your child for flushing and other sensory aspects of toileting.