Technology Used in Toilet Training

  • Johnny L. Matson
Part of the Autism and Child Psychopathology Series book series (ACPS)


A number of technological advances have occurred in the toilet training of children. Early developments such as the “bell and pad” have been available for decades. Similarly, daytime pants alarms have been in widespread use for some time. More recent developments involving computer technology and telecommunications have emerged. This chapter reviews the literature on the use of technology and its evolution overtime.


Technology Daytime treatment Nocturnal treatment Bell and pad Video modeling Mobile phone application Toilet seats Biofeedback 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PsychologyLouisiana State UniversityBaton RougeUSA

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