Developmental Disabilities

Developmental Disabilities

Developmental Disabilities is for Licensed Nurses working with patients with developmental and learning disabilities. Discuss the particular challenges and rewards of working in this area. Commiserate on developing care plans, working within group homes, fostering communication and strategies used to increase and maintain clients' optimal health.

  1. Pay for RN working in group homes?
    by studentnurse9806 Jun 25, '15
    14
    angelhearty15
  2. G/j tube spray
    by Rnbc1234 May 24, '14
    3
    jdub6
  3. On call stipend
    by HeartsomeRN Aug 26
  4. What is the dress code for nurses?
    by Blackcat99 Jun 28, '15
    7
    SoontoBNP
  5. Autism Nursing?
    by akcw1981 Jul 27, '15
    16
  6. How to get into developmental disability nursing?
    by KDalmostRN Apr 1
    11
    KDalmostRN
  7. PROTOCOLS
    by ID DON May 31
    1
    txbornnurse
  8. Ready to do what I am passionate about
    by Ellinursing Mar 2
    5
    Kitiger
  9. How much money can you make by adopting medically need children?
    by RNdynamic Mar 16
    11
    elkpark
  10. Reportable?
    Poll by GonnaBSN Jul 30, '12
    14
    LTCRN4LIFE
  11. Language Regression in 10 month old - case management advice?
    by Mia415 Dec 12, '15
    10
    nurse2033
  12. Constant fighting amongst caregivers
    by Blackcat99 Oct 2, '15
    7
    TheCommuter
  13. Direct Care Staff / Aides for the Developmentally Disabled
    Article FAQs by TheCommuter Dec 9, '13
    7
    Farawyn
  14. DDNA certification info
    by loveDDRN Dec 28, '10
    5
    awwberry
  15. New RN in dd nursing
    by RN420 Sep 4, '15
    2
    WebbRN
  16. A Valuable Lesson
    by jojo489 May 29, '15
    19
    momrn94
  17. Self administration of medications
    by idget16 Sep 3, '15
    1
    ceebeejay
  18. RN Jobs working with children who have ASD
    by kayjo23 Jun 5, '13
    16
    Nurseworks
  19. Handling the "R" word
    by mercyteapot Sep 30, '11
    41
    Nurseworks
  20. Therapeutic positioning for non-walking individuals
    by KyleC Apr 14, '15
    2
    ceebeejay
  21. Software for RN Oversight
    by KyleC Feb 10, '15
    3
    rotteluvr31
  22. What does an LPN do at a group home?
    by Lmomma Jan 19, '15
    5
    Simba&NalasMom
  23. This is where I'm meant to be
    Article by jdd112 Mar 11, '15
    8
    jojo489
  24. Gossip
    by pppp87 Oct 28, '14
    1
    Simba&NalasMom
  25. Applied to 2 Residential DD programs
    by TheSpectator Apr 14, '15
    8
    Simba&NalasMom
  26. Newer nurse to DD/MR nursing
    by HappyNurse09 Nov 13, '10
    20
    Simba&NalasMom
  27. Direct Support Professional working with ID/DD individuals
    by swimmingfever00 Apr 30, '15
    3
    hope3456
  28. DDNA Certification
    by jryanrn Feb 8, '15
    3
    rotteluvr31
  29. Typical day for DD nurse?
    by pppp87 Apr 17, '14
    3
    Tyrob
  30. Weight measurement for impulsive clients
    by KyleC Oct 27, '14
    1
    amoLucia

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