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, mercury and cover up???
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    by mercyteapot Jun 20, '05
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  2. William's syndrome
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    by prmenrs May 5, '08
  3. General Questions
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  4. orientation time for new hires
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  5. Looking to relocate son with developmental disabilities
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    by Jayhawk Jun 14, '05
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  6. Offically MR/DD nurse!
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    by KayceeLeeRN Jan 15, '08
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  7. DD Nursing in Ca
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    by ashlea19 Mar 28, '08
  8. Patient/client identification
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  9. DD resident in LTC
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    by abooker Dec 4, '07
  10. Lesch-Nyhan, naturally!
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    by LeschNyRN Nov 3, '07
  11. Clinical Care Coordinator
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    by michelle95 Sep 14, '07
  12. DD programs in las vegas
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    by ohmeowzer RN Sep 2, '07
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  13. school nurse-teacher-disability nurse
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    by krisssy Jun 6, '06
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  14. What is the scope of practice for LPN's in DD?
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  15. Working in Australia
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  16. Neurofeedback for Asperger's, anyone???
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    by SWAT_RN Mar 12, '06
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  17. Scientists at MIT reverse autism symptoms in mice
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    by mercyteapot Jul 1, '07
  18. Nursing journals
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  19. A day in the life of a developmental disability nurse...
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  20. Prenatal testing and Down Syndrome
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    by mercyteapot May 10, '07
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  21. Am I worrying over nothing?
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  22. Developmental Disability Nursing Interventions
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    by Sheri257 Mar 29, '07
  23. Job doing Individual Habilitative Plans?
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    by Merced Mar 14, '07
  24. need help!!
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    by kathgail Mar 7, '07
  25. columbus organization
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    by emmybsu Mar 4, '07
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  26. Needing a little advice
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    by jellis Feb 15, '07
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  27. Electronic Medical Record
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    by ILDDNurse Feb 17, '07
  28. Med Tech looking into DD Nursing
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    by poetryeclipse Oct 4, '06
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  29. Occupational Therapy vs.  DD nursing
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    by SarahLovesNovember Aug 8, '06
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  30. Just to say hello
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    by Mickey53 Sep 5, '06
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  31. Entering year two of Part D
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    by Markthemalenurse Sep 23, '06
  32. Autism Assistance Dog
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    by SWAT_RN Sep 13, '06
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  33. need support
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    by htrn Aug 31, '06
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  34. Info Required for LD Nursing Student!;-p
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    by ScotsLad82 Aug 17, '06
  35. Words and phrases that make me want to scream
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