Log In Sign Up

Potty Fear?

Forum: Potty Training


Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to [email protected].

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To Potty Training LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
October 17th, 2011, 01:51 PM
Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 24,172
Send a message via Yahoo to Ana*Addey*OliveMommy
Does anyone else's child have a fear of the potty?

My DD1 just turned 2 9/22 she knows when she goes potty because she asks for a new diaper right after. But she WILL NOT sit on the potty even closed! She is deathly afraid of the thing! I am not even sure what to do! I want to potty train because she is ready but can't get her to go by the potty!

Do not mention on FB
Reply With Quote
October 18th, 2011, 10:32 AM
MyDuckySam's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Four Corners, FL
Posts: 3,221
Send a message via MSN to MyDuckySam
With all the love in the world, if she is afraid to sit on the regular potty, she is NOT ready to PT. Have you considered getting a potty chair that you can keep in the living room? Even just to have out for her to sit on while coloring or watching tv?

My older son hated the little seats, and was okay on the rings that go on the regular toilet. My younger son? HATED the rings and has been on the regular toilet since his 2nd birthday.

The bigger issue you make of it, the more she will dig her heels in. Just because she's two and recognizes the urge, doesn't mean she's 100% ready. The bathroom shouldn't be a scary place.

Andrea, Tec Me Quilts on Facebook!

Reply With Quote

Topic Tools Search this Topic
Search this Topic:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:38 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0