Our clinical nursing articles aim to inform and educate nurse practitioners and students. This is achieved through the publication of peer-reviewed, evidence-based, relevant and topical articles.

Evaluating an evidence-based online screening tool to identify learning disability

Exploring the Adolescent Intellectual Disability Screening Questionnaire

Identifying risk of behaviour that challenges in young people with a learning disability

Developing a screening questionnaire to identify people at risk of behaviour that challenges

Supporting people with learning disabilities who identify as LGBT to express their...

The concept of intersectionality and its effect on the sexuality of service users

Blended feeding for children with intellectual disabilities in a school environment

Implementing this feeding for gastrostomy button-fed children with intellectual disabilities

Whorlton Hall, Winterbourne View and Ely Hospital: learning from failures of care

A reflection on the common types of abuse experienced by service users in health and social...

Using the semantic wave to support intellectual disability nursing students

How a conceptual tool can be used to support applying theory and evidence in practice

Preventing, assessing and managing constipation in people with intellectual disabilities

Causes and risks of constipation in people with intellectual disabilities

Barriers to and complexities of supporting paid work for adults with learning...

Employing people with learning disabilities on training programmes and research projects

Safe sexual well-being in adults with learning disabilities

How special interest groups can support safe sexual well-being

Using the technique of mindfulness in people with learning disabilities

Nurses have a key role in ensuring service users can access mindfulness-based interventions

Challenges in providing palliative care to adults with intellectual disabilities

A literature review exploring challenges for paid carers providing palliative care

Supporting people with learning disabilities and mental health issues: service users’...

Views of service users with learning disabilities and mental health issues

Using assistive technology to encourage independence and well-being in people with...

The functional needs of service users with complex physical impairments

Reflections on writing journal articles

An insight into publishing continuing professional development articles

Health Equalities Framework: the effect of moving from a care home to other settings on...

Health disparities between people with learning disabilities and the rest of the population

Factors influencing the self-esteem of children with a severe or profound learning...

How the concept of ‘double discrimination’ can affect children with a learning disability

Supporting people with intellectual disabilities to discuss death and bereavement

This article describes a public engagement project on bereavement