Patent Number: 6,250,929

Title: Methods for improving the effectiveness of toilet training

Abstract: A method for improving the effectiveness of a child's toilet training regime utilizes a progress scale to evaluate the child's current level or stage of toilet training. Recommendations for improving the effectiveness of the child's training regime are divided into a plurality of unique groups corresponding to a plurality of stages of toilet training. The child's toilet training progress value, determined using the progress scale, is matched to a particular stage of training and the unique group of recommendations corresponding to the child's stage of training are selected. Methods for comparing the effectiveness of various toilet training regimes are also disclosed.

Inventors: Kolb; Thomas Mathias (Appleton, WI), Schum; Timothy Russell (West Allis, WI), Walter; James Andrew (Neenah, WI)

Assignee: Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc.

International Classification: G09B 19/00 (20060101); G09B 019/18 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018