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Challenging Behaviour: The Contribution of Nurse Specialists

Osgood, Tony (2009) Challenging Behaviour: The Contribution of Nurse Specialists. In: Learning Disability Nursing Practice. Quay Books, London, pp. 327-360. ISBN 978-1-85642-385-4. (KAR id:33586)


This chapter provides an overview of recent research on challenging behaviour within an IDD population, and considers best practice options for qualified learning disability nurses in understanding and responding to what might be termed 'exotic communication'.

Item Type: Book section
Uncontrolled keywords: nurses, challenging behaviour, functional assessment, positive behaviour support, best practice
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare > HV1568 Disability studies
Divisions: Divisions > Division for the Study of Law, Society and Social Justice > School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research > Tizard
Depositing User: Antony Osgood
Date Deposited: 15 Apr 2013 12:01 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Nov 2021 10:11 UTC
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Osgood, Tony.

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