Evidence-Informed Potty Training Solutions

that actually work

Potty training can feel overwhelming, but it doesn’t have to.

There are a million opinions on potty training techniques and how it should be done.  It feels confusing as to when you should start the process.

The truth is, there is no ideal window or magic potty training age.  At The Mama Coach, we have developed an assessment tool to help you determine readiness, knowing that each child will be ready at different times. 

our program is for you if...

  • You think your child is ready, and are unsure where to start
  • You want to make the process as seamless as possible
  • You have already started potty training, and you’re experiencing challenges
  • You’re having constant power struggles around potty training
  • Your child continues to have accidents even though you’ve tried everything
  • Your child will not poop in the potty no matter what you do or say
  • Your child is starting preschool and needs to be potty trained in order to attend

As Registered Nurses and Nurse Practitioners, we have done extensive research to understand the key signs that your child is ready to learn to use the potty, and developed programming based on science.

Whether you’re new to potty training or you’ve already started, we can help


Our nurses are committed to getting to know your child and your family. We want to set you up for success by arming you with the knowledge you need. Then we will walk you through the process best suited for your family so you can begin potty training successfully.

Overcoming Challenges with Potty Training

We know how frustrating all of this can be. You know your child is capable, yet here you are, feeling disappointed and overwhelmed. At The Mama Coach, our nurses can help you get to the bottom of the behaviours getting in the way of success and give you solutions to move forward.


We had been at a mega standstill with potty training.  The ultimate power struggle.  The Mama Coach child-led method took the pressure off of him & us.  We have seen so much improvement since then.  We are almost there & so, so grateful!


frequently asked QUESTIONS

Great question!  There is some research which suggests if you start too early (before two years old) potty training may take longer and your child may develop the tendency to “hold it”.   That being said, each child is unique, and it really depends on whether your child is showing all of our 9 signs of readiness. 

Reach out with the button below and we can do an assessment to figure out next steps.  Being ready makes this process so much easier.

Yes, we can help!  This is a common challenge, and we know how stressful it can feel.  We can help you build a plan to gets thing back on track.  Reach out to the nurse closest to you below.


There are so many potty training books out there, but they don’t address the fact that each child is so different.  A key component of our programming is assessment to determine a plan that will work for your child and your family.  Our programming is also based on science – development and anatomy.