potty training

Potty Training Starter Guide: Common Challenges To Overcome

Hitting developmental milestones is both an exciting and challenging time for caregivers and children. One of the most pivotal ones is potty training- the ever-discussed and often dreaded hurdle in development. While no potty training experience is the same, there are several common challenges that tend to exist while caregivers are going through coaching potty skills. Most importantly, know that there is no “right way” to potty train the child in your household, but there …

Tanya Scott, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech Language Pathologist

Tanya moved from Boston to San Diego. She earned her Master's degree from Emerson College in Boston, in Communication Disorders in 2004 and a second master's degree in Assistive Technology from Simmons College in Boston, in 2012. Tanya has provided speech and language services for children who have complex communication needs, using low and/or high tech augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) with varying diagnoses. Tanya has been mentored by experts in Rett Syndrome and complex communication needs. She is PODD trained and attends the yearly assistive technology conferences. She has experience using a variety of AAC devices and working with alternative access, including eye gaze and switch use. In her free time, Tanya enjoys exploring San Diego, going to the beach and spending time with her dog.