Self-awakening training for bed-wetting involves having the child practice getting out of bed to go to the bathroom. This type of training works well for children older than 6 years of age.
Self-awakening training usually involves one of three techniques:
Many children with bed-wetting develop complete bladder control using self-awakening training. Self-awakening training works best when both the child and the parents understand the process and are motivated to succeed.
|Primary Medical Reviewer||Susan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics|
|Specialist Medical Reviewer||Thomas Emmett Francoeur, MD, MDCM, CSPQ, FRCPC - Pediatrics|
|Last Revised||October 26, 2010|
Last Revised: October 26, 2010
Author: Healthwise Staff
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