Chapter 6. Lending an Ear: Helping Someone to Speak Out

  1. John Turnbull
  1. Peter Dowson

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774557.ch6

Learning Disability Nursing

Learning Disability Nursing

How to Cite

Dowson, P. (2008) Lending an Ear: Helping Someone to Speak Out, in Learning Disability Nursing (ed J. Turnbull), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774557.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 8 DEC 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632064632

Online ISBN: 9780470774557

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Keywords:

  • psychiatric hospital;
  • student nurse;
  • learning disabilities;
  • nursing career;
  • social skills

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • A Student of Life

  • Bleak Surroundings

  • A Spirited Character

  • A Sympathetic Ear

  • A Twist in the Tale

  • New Opportunities

  • A Spanner in the Works

  • A Setback

  • On the Move

  • End of the Road

  • Final Thoughts

  • References