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.

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  17. A nurse with Aspergers
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    by nursingstudent317 Jul 17, '07
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  19. Any advice for working with people who have a DD?
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  20. Hearing impaired RN wants to work but------
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  23. Adopting medically fragile infants
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    by homenursingrj Jan 10, '04
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  24. RN and Autism Mom
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    by lovetp4ever2002 Aug 24, '05
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  27. Jobs as a Learning Disability Nurse
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    by Karat Jan 11, '02
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  35. New RN working in Group Home
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