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. Any ID/DD Nurses in Virginia?
    by juliezehrn Oct 12
  2. developmental disability CNA CEU
    by RNMOMof3Letmebe Jul 11
    3
    gypsierose
  3. Software for RN Oversight
    by KyleC Feb 10, '15
    5
    txbornnurse
  4. How to get into developmental disability nursing?
    by KDalmostRN Apr 1, '16
    12
    gteague978
  5. On call stipend
    by HeartsomeRN Aug 26, '16
    5
    TAKOO01
  6. What is the dress code for nurses?
    by Blackcat99 Jun 28, '15
    8
    MinnieM2020
  7. Pay for RN working in group homes?
    by studentnurse9806 Jun 25, '15
    16
    angelhearty15
  8. What does an LPN do at a group home?
    by Lmomma Jan 19, '15
    6
    dianajh73
  9. Likes\dislikes
    by atrn4887 Mar 4
    2
    NurseLife88
  10. Self administration of medications
    by idget16 Sep 3, '15
    2
    Tooda
  11. New RN in dd nursing
    by RN420 Sep 4, '15
    3
    Tooda
  12. G/j tube spray
    by Rnbc1234 May 24, '14
    3
    jdub6
  13. Autism Nursing?
    by akcw1981 Jul 27, '15
    16
  14. PROTOCOLS
    by ID DON May 31, '16
    1
    txbornnurse
  15. Ready to do what I am passionate about
    by Ellinursing Mar 2, '16
    5
    Kitiger
  16. How much money can you make by adopting medically need children?
    by RNdynamic Mar 16, '16
    11
    elkpark
  17. Reportable?
    Poll by GonnaBSN Jul 30, '12
    14
    LTCRN4LIFE
  18. Language Regression in 10 month old - case management advice?
    by Mia415 Dec 12, '15
    10
    nurse2033
  19. Constant fighting amongst caregivers
    by Blackcat99 Oct 2, '15
    7
    TheCommuter
  20. Direct Care Staff / Aides for the Developmentally Disabled
    Article FAQs by TheCommuter Dec 9, '13
    7
    Farawyn
  21. DDNA certification info
    by loveDDRN Dec 28, '10
    5
    awwberry
  22. A Valuable Lesson
    by jojo489 May 29, '15
    19
    momrn94
  23. RN Jobs working with children who have ASD
    by kayjo23 Jun 5, '13
    16
    Nurseworks
  24. Handling the "R" word
    by mercyteapot Sep 30, '11
    41
    Nurseworks
  25. Therapeutic positioning for non-walking individuals
    by KyleC Apr 14, '15
    2
    ceebeejay
  26. This is where I'm meant to be
    Article by jdd112 Mar 11, '15
    8
    jojo489
  27. Gossip
    by pppp87 Oct 28, '14
    1
    Simba&NalasMom
  28. Applied to 2 Residential DD programs
    by TheSpectator Apr 14, '15
    8
    Simba&NalasMom
  29. Newer nurse to DD/MR nursing
    by HappyNurse09 Nov 13, '10
    20
    Simba&NalasMom
  30. Direct Support Professional working with ID/DD individuals
    by swimmingfever00 Apr 30, '15
    3
    hope3456

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