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. Ready to do what I am passionate about
    by Ellinursing Mar 2
    5
    Kitiger
  2. How to get into developmental disability nursing?
    by KDalmostRN Apr 1
    9
    hppygr8ful
  3. Pay for RN working in group homes?
    by studentnurse9806 Jun 25, '15
    11
    lindseylpn
  4. How much money can you make by adopting medically need children?
    by RNdynamic Mar 16
    11
    elkpark
  5. What is the dress code for nurses?
    by Blackcat99 Jun 28, '15
    5
  6. Reportable?
    Poll by GonnaBSN Jul 30, '12
    14
    LTCRN4LIFE
  7. G/j tube spray
    by K93nursing May 24, '14
    1
    One-X
  8. Language Regression in 10 month old - case management advice?
    by Mia415 Dec 12, '15
    10
    nurse2033
  9. Constant fighting amongst caregivers
    by Blackcat99 Oct 2, '15
    7
    TheCommuter
  10. Direct Care Staff / Aides for the Developmentally Disabled
    Article FAQs by TheCommuter Dec 9, '13
    7
    Farawyn
  11. DDNA certification info
    by loveDDRN Dec 28, '10
    5
    awwberry
  12. New RN in dd nursing
    by RN420 Sep 4, '15
    2
    WebbRN
  13. A Valuable Lesson
    by jojo489 May 29, '15
    19
    momrn94
  14. Self administration of medications
    by idget16 Sep 3, '15
    1
    ceebeejay
  15. Autism Nursing?
    by akcw1981 Jul 27, '15
    8
    Nurseworks
  16. RN Jobs working with children who have ASD
    by kayjo23 Jun 5, '13
    16
    Nurseworks
  17. Handling the "R" word
    by mercyteapot Sep 30, '11
    41
    Nurseworks
  18. Therapeutic positioning for non-walking individuals
    by KyleC Apr 14, '15
    2
    ceebeejay
  19. Software for RN Oversight
    by KyleC Feb 10, '15
    3
    rotteluvr31
  20. What does an LPN do at a group home?
    by Lmomma Jan 19, '15
    5
    Simba&NalasMom
  21. This is where I'm meant to be
    Article by jdd112 Mar 11, '15
    8
    jojo489
  22. Gossip
    by pppp87 Oct 28, '14
    1
    Simba&NalasMom
  23. Applied to 2 Residential DD programs
    by TheSpectator Apr 14, '15
    8
    Simba&NalasMom
  24. Newer nurse to DD/MR nursing
    by HappyNurse09 Nov 13, '10
    20
    Simba&NalasMom
  25. Direct Support Professional working with ID/DD individuals
    by swimmingfever00 Apr 30, '15
    3
    hope3456
  26. DDNA Certification
    by jryanrn Feb 8, '15
    3
    rotteluvr31
  27. Typical day for DD nurse?
    by pppp87 Apr 17, '14
    3
    Tyrob
  28. Weight measurement for impulsive clients
    by KyleC Oct 27, '14
    1
    amoLucia
  29. Assessing/intervening with suicidal ideations
    by KyleC Jun 18, '14
    3
    NutmeggeRN
  30. Rome State School
    by Dottier. Sep 23, '14
  31. DDNA Chapter
    by wifewillis Feb 4, '14
    6
    littlehippie
  32. Certification?
    by MickyB-RN Aug 11, '14
  33. Newly qualified learning disability nurse job interview
    by chester23 Jun 1, '14
  34. A&O x 3?
    by KyleC May 20, '14
    4
    MunoRN
  35. Medication Storage/tracking
    by HeadingWest Apr 25, '14
    2
    NRSKarenRN

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