This service assists children who are experiencing difficulty with toilet training, or who have developed problems with constipation and soiling. It is available for children from 3 years to adulthood. It helps parents understand the best methods of behaviour management to use, and to better understand the appropriate use of medications for their child. It also helps the child understand their problem in an age appropriate way, by using simple educational tools.Find out more
The service also provides assistance to children over the age of 5 years who continue to wet the bed at night, or who have the added complication of wetting themselves during the day. This relies heavily on the correct use of a bell and pad alarm system which must be monitored by a health professional with experience in the area to ensure the best chance of success.Find out more
Ones and Twos Occupational Therapy has been developed by Christine Shearer-Smith (formerly Christine Tracey) to help children who have toileting difficulties. Commonly these children range in age from 3 years to 18 years and may be simply having difficulties with toilet training (i.e. they will only poo in their nappy), or alternatively be suffering from problems relating to long term constipation and soiling.The service also provides assistance to children over the age of 5 years who continue to wet the bed at night, or who have the added complication of wetting themselves during the day.