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Title Meeting the needs of children with disabilities : families and professionals facing the challenge together / edited by Helen K. Warner.
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2006.


 Main Stacks  RJ138 .M445 2006    AVAILABLE
Description ix, 166 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Children with disabilities -- Care -- Great Britain.
Intellectual disability -- Nursing -- Great Britain.
Developmental disabilities -- Nursing -- Great Britain.
Nurse and patient -- Great Britain.
Pediatric nursing -- Great Britain.
Disabled Children -- Great Britain.
Caregivers -- Great Britain.
Professional-Family Relations -- Great Britain.
Contents Meeting the fundamental needs of children with disabilities / Helen K. Warner -- The sociological and historical context of disability / Catherine Bernal -- Challenging the 'tragedy' / Catherine Bernal -- Ethics : rationing healthcare and resources / Kim Broster -- Getting it right : the initial diagnosis / Kim Broster and Helen K. Warner -- Making contact : building relationships / Helen K. Warner -- Movement, learning and having fun / Helen K. Warner -- Meeting nutritional needs : more than just assistance to eat and drink / Helen K. Warner -- Finding a mechanism for communication / Helen K. Warner -- Behaviour, attachment and boundary-setting / Helen K. Warner -- Pain assessment in the acute setting / Helen K. Warner -- Managing difficult behaviour in the acute setting / Catherine Bernal -- The importance of appropriate respite care / Claire Thurgate -- Transition to adulthood / Claire Thurgate -- The way forward / Helen K. Warner.
Other Author Warner, Helen (Helen C.)