Effective Toilet Training

Strategies for Children in Early Steps

Effective Toilet Training Strategies for Children in Early Steps Webinar-Free!

Tuesday, September 27th, 12noon to 1PM

Hosted by Soren Richardson, Mom of a child with Down syndrome and Assistant Program Director for FND PEN & Rose Mary Lumm, M.Ed, Mom of a child with Spina Bifida and Family Resource Specialist for Early Steps of Central Florida.

Presented by Kelly O’Toole, B.S. BCaBA. Kelly has over 20 years experience as a Behavior Analyst in various settings including the classroom and in home supports.

Topics to be presented: readiness of toilet training, reinforcement strategies, communication styles, toileting schedules, the process of creating a successful environment and resources for toilet training.

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Tuesday, Sep. 27th, 12-1pm

This is an online event

Families/providers with Early Steps, REGISTER HERE

This workshop will go Live on Facebook at:


Rose Mary Lumm

Rose is a Family Resource Specialist for Early Steps of Central FL. She taught for Orange County Public Schools before coming to Early Steps. She holds a Master’s Degree in Education and is a graduate of Partners in Policymaking through the FL Developmental Disabilities Council. She has served as a Board Member for UCP and the Spina Bifida Association of Central FL. Rose is active in the FL Family Leaders Network. Rose is the proud mother of twins plus one. Her son who lives with Spina Bifida was in Early Steps. Rose is honored to help empower Central FL families on their parenting journey.

If you have any questions, please contact Rose Lumm

Soren Richardson

Soren is the Assistant Program Director for the Parent Education Network, a project under the Family Network on Disabilities (FND). Soren has completed Florida Partners in Policymaking and Pete’s Wrightslaw workshops. Soren has been involved with the public school system and IEPs for over 5 years and enjoys educating parents on how to navigate the special education process. Soren lives in Central Florida with her husband and son. Soren was born and raised in Aruba and speaks four languages (English, Spanish, Dutch, and Papiamento).

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