Composed with wit and charm, this carefully crafted work expresses the conflicted emotions experienced by children who are being toilet trained: feelings of confusion, avoidance, and opposition regarding the assumption of personal responsibility.
—Allen B. Weiner, MD, assistant clinical professor of psychiatry, University of California, Los Angeles
The author conveys extremely complex and profound ideas in a beautifully rendered poem that will appeal to children as both art and education. Ideal for parents and educators to provide children with the correct understanding of this crucial life experience.
—Alan H. Blanc, MD, PhD, unit chief, Inpatient Psychiatry, Thalians Community Mental Health Center, Los Angeles