Table of contents
Chapter 1. Discovering Learning Disability Nursing.
Chapter 2. Getting the Balance Right: The Issue of Rights and Responsibilities in Learning Disability.
Chapter 3. A Partnership for Health: Respecting Choice as Part of a Healthy Lifestyle.
Chapter 4. Getting the Message Across: Exploring the Functions of Challenging Behaviour.
Chapter 5. The Purpose and Practice of Learning Disability Nursing.
Chapter 6. Lending an Ear: Helping Someone to Speak Out.
Chapter 7. A New Start: Earning the Trust of a Family.
Chapter 8. A Home of Their Own: Supporting a Tenant’s Group.
Chapter 9. The Relevance of Learning Disability Nursing.
Chapter 10. Taking a Step Back: Tackling Women’s Health Issues in Learning Disability.
Chapter 11. A Shock to the System: Improving Encounters with Acute Health Care.
Chapter 12. Getting Life Under Control: Managing Risks from Epilepsy.
Chapter 13. Learning Disability Nursing: A Model for Practice.
Chapter 14. Sustaining Learning Disability Nursing Practice.