Learning Disability Practice
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Government directive concerns flights from city of Wuhan
More than 2,000 people with LDs, including 230 children, sectioned under Mental Health Act
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Reflexivity can be used by researchers to manage their thoughts, feelings and preconceptions
Learning disability nurses might be asked to help a service user looking for love and companionship to apply to a dating agency
Event attracted practitioners and people with learning disabilities and their families
How nurses can help people with learning disabilities who are at risk of forced marriage
Irene Tuffrey-Wijne advocates service-user involvement in decisions that affect them
RCNi Nurse Awards student winners spread the word about their Makaton language resource
Team has reduced hospital stays and introduced 'champions' network and training
After years of stagnation and decline this year has started with some positives
Staff attitudes and behaviour fail to meet expectations but are easy to fix
A test of language skills has helped breakdown potential barriers for healthcare staff
Communication problems are not uncommon when people with complex needs are admitted to hospital, and one nursing student is creating a toolkit that will include tips from specialists and signposting to additional support
Reminding a service user with learning disabilities how much her behaviour had improved helped nursing student Bradley Squirrell successfully de-escalate a violent situation
Mental health nursing student Kirsty Killiard implemented a system for monitoring the use of ‘as required’ medication for patients on a forensic learning disability ward, earning her a place as a finalist in the RCNi Nurse Awards.
Lauren Johnston describes her work in a pioneering nursing role
After witnessing their son’s care, a couple have decided to become learning disability nurses
Award-winning Penelope Clark moved her family 800 miles to take up a post as the only community liaison nurse for learning disabilities and autism on the remote Shetland Islands