Learning Disability Practice
Foreign staff say prejudice and barriers to career progression might force them out of NHS
Patient Janet Adams was too unwell to attend ceremony, but didn’t miss out on the occasion
Nurse lecturer’s learning tool aims to get healthcare staff talking about how they can help
The RCN has issued guidance on how to discuss and reflect on challenging incidents at work
Think tank’s suggested minimum salary threshold sparks nurse recruitment concerns
Nursing degree applicants confirm their university places – or prepare for UCAS clearing
An interactive and collaborative approach may be most effective
Nurses need to feel confident about supporting people with LD affected by epilepsy
Nurses need an understanding of the root causes of problematic sexual behaviour
Care should be person-centred, holistic and underpinned by current evidence-based practice
A look at this progressive and rare congenital lysosomal disorder
The knowledge and skills required to manage patients with a PEG tube safely and effectively
RCNi Nurse Awards student winners spread the word about their Makaton language resource
Team has reduced hospital stays and introduced 'champions' network and training...
Families explain how they feel there can be a lack of health and social care support
Paula McGowan led campaign call at Positive Choices 2019 conference
A scheme gives coaching to people with a learning disability until they settle into a new job
What it takes for a care home to gain outstanding status from the Care Quality Commission
Nurse Kirsty Colley reflects on her day at the centenary event
RCNi Nurse Awards show the great work done by LD nurses, but staff shortages are critical
Learning disability nurses should appreciate the hurdles some parents have to negotiate
Communication problems are not uncommon when people with complex needs are admitted to...
Reminding a service user with learning disabilities how much her behaviour had improved...
Mental health nursing student Kirsty Killiard implemented a system for monitoring the use of...
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...
Sabine Schwaebisch on her role as as a band 6 care team nurse in palliative care at Helen...