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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  1. Autism Research
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    by rcoulte Apr 18, '09
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  2. Please Help!! Need Information
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  3. Help anyone?
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  4. Anyone ever work for hattie larlham?
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  5. Special  Education Nurse in School
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  6. Need help with policy for bedrails as restraints in ICF DD facility
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    by Hiskid2 Mar 29, '05
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  7. Training coworkers in CPR
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    by jenn_nurse Jun 2, '09
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  8. Urgent question about policy for bedrails as restraints in ICF DD facility
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  9. Rome State School.What I found Out
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    by just1nce Jun 10, '09
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  10. Rome State School
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  11. Auditory Processing vs. ADD ?
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  12. Working in the field of Autism
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    by BJ_RichardsBSN May 27, '09
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  13. My group home experience, at least it inspired me to create.
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    by NurseDaddy2006 May 11, '09
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  14. Ensure/ Boost/ Nutritional Supplements
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    by jenn_nurse May 19, '09
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  15. Group Homes- what is it like to work in them?
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    by Chaoticdreams33 Oct 11, '08
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  16. Down Syndrome Help!
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    by ShortyLPN Mar 6, '05
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  17. How does our license come into play?
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    by middypiegirl Mar 26, '09
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  18. Options for telephone use for HOH Rn's
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    by lcynrs8 Jan 24, '09
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  19. DARE TO COMPARE
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  20. Dungarvin Nurse anyone?
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    by middypiegirl Nov 10, '08
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  21. more than half state staff laid off
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  22. CNN names Hannah Poling vaccine injrury award 2nd top health news story of 2008
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  23. i feel a rant coming on... things that make me mad!!
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  24. Medication administration for DD population
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    by dingofred Mar 18, '03
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  25. mum of a pdd-nos kid needs help
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    by Kiwimid Aug 14, '07
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  26. difficult inserting foley catheter in women with DS
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    by mickeymouse123 Oct 21, '08
  27. Any Advice for State Survey?
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    by lindseylpn Oct 8, '08
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  28. Tropic Thunder
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    by mercyteapot Aug 10, '08
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  29. How do you handle clients that are too affectionate?
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    by WannaBeNrse Mar 6, '07
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  30. decompression for long term G-Tube use
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  31. LPN working under an RN's license
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  32. Do not have a medical director - need source to win battle
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  33. on-call reimbursement
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    by ILDDNurse Jan 19, '08
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  34. Help! With G Tube Feeding....
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    by CanuckStudent Jul 8, '08
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  35. Autism, mercury and cover up???
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    by mercyteapot Jun 20, '05
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