2. Use Bribes if Necessary
Some kids may need a bit more incentive than others to make the transition – after all, why should they start running to the bathroom if they have a perfectly good diaper to soil?
Perhaps “bribes” is not the appropriate word to use – if you’re more comfortable with the “rewards” then go with that. BabyCenter.com confirms that a little gift of gratitude (in the form of a treat) goes a long way when training your child to use the bathroom (but hold off at the beginner stages, adds the article).