When: On Wednesdays April 28, May 5, 12, 2021 at 2:00 pm US Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Description: If you are a therapist needing to provide advice on different aspects of toilet training to families, this online workshop is for you. If you are a parent seeking practical advice on this important milestone, this workshop is for you. These 3 sessions will discuss the developmental considerations of toilet training as well as practical guidelines to the actual training built from a developmental perspective. From building the initiative to “go potty”, discussing the fear of sitting on the toilet to the act of self-cleaning will be discussed. Considerations of different training techniques will be shared as well as include difficult situations such as enuresis (night training / bed wetting).
Outline / Agenda:
Session 1 – April 28, 2021: Developmental considerations of toilet training
Session 2 – May 5, 2021: Practical guidelines for achieving toilet training
Session 3 – May 12, 2021: When toilet training goes “wrong”, discussing problem areas
- Outline at least 5 different developmental considerations in the act of toilet training
- Review different supplemental aides such as gates, seats, potty bells etc.
- Consider at least 10 guidelines to ease the process of toilet training
- Review at least 3 different thought leaders and their ideas on toilet training
- List 3 considerations with regards to enuresis at night and ideas to support night time training
Provider Name: Maude Le Roux Academy
Presenter: Maude Le Roux, OTR/L
Bio: Maude is an international trainer in a variety of different courses. She is an accomplished occupational therapist with great affinity for learning and understanding the human brain. She was born and raised in South Africa and graduated from the University of Stellenbosch in Cape Town in 1984. Maude and Charl Le Roux moved to the USA in 1993 and opened A Total Approach in September 2001. Maude is SIPT certified and specializes in Sensory Integration services as it applies to functional activities of daily living, including improving the ability of children / students of all ages to partake in his/her learning environment.
Maude designs her own live courses with regards to occupational functioning of students across different ages and stages of development in a variety of categories. She works with a team of occupational therapists and speech language pathologists in her practice. She is well known for her experience and work with children who are diagnosed with ADHD/Executive Functioning, Autism Spectrum, Attachment, Sensory Processing Disorder, and Dyslexia/ Learning Disabilities. Maude is a mentor to many therapists, including OT and DIR professionals internationally. She opened The Maude Le Roux Academy online in January 2019. She has presented at conferences in a variety of settings across the US as well as internationally. Maude co-authored the book, The Listening Journey, with Francoise Nicoloff, and her second book, Our Greatest Allies, is available on Amazon.com.
Special Needs Accommodation: We invite anyone who may need a specific accommodation to contact firstname.lastname@example.org and we will do our best to accommodate your needs. We do provide online PowerPoint for download should you require larger print and we do wear specialized headphones to best accommodate for a clear audio message.
Cancellation policy: Payment is due in full with registration through Square on this website and there is a non-refundable fee of $35 at any time. If the course participant cancels within 30 days prior to the course starting date, the reimbursement would be 75% and within 2 weeks of the course; reimbursement would be calculated at 50%. Please contact email@example.com If the course should be cancelled by the Maude Le Roux Academy, each course participant will be contacted via e-mail notification to announce rescheduled dates or when reimbursement would be issued if not able to reschedule.
Maude and Charl Le Roux own the Maude Le Roux Academy and thus the proceeds of this course will cover operational expenses as well as provide income for Maude and Charl Le Roux.