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

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