Learning Disability Practice
Leaders in clinical care, research, education and nursing management among those recognised
Report calls for more recognition and education provision for learning disability nurses
Why the care of people with learning disabilities and autism is in need of urgent improvement
Report reveals learning disabilities and Down’s syndrome still being given as cause of death
Global mental health service-user movement suggests links to past trauma
Movement to community settings associated with improved sense of independent decision-making
The knowledge and skills required to manage patients with a PEG tube safely and effectively
Processing style may affect emotion recognition differently in children and adults
Literature review examining general nurses' caring for people with learning disabilities
This article describes how PBS standards were audited in an assessment and treatment unit
Adherence to good practice guidelines for people with an intellectual disability and dementia
An evidence-based approach to determine and enable the sleeping needs of people with ID
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
What can we learn from 100 years of learning disability nursing and should we celebrate?
A nurse-led chest clinic is helping respiratory patients learn to manage their conditions
Michael Brown looks at a book focusing specifically on learning disability nursing models
A new book focusing on girls and women on the autism spectrum
Wendy Johnson finds joy in Rachael’s efforts at cooking, despite her choice of recipes
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...