Sep 24, 2019 · Restraint in Developmental Disability Facilities. Upon initiating a restraint procedure on a person with developmental disabilities (DD), staff must immediately notify the highestlevel direct care supervisor. Restraints must be terminated immediately when the emergency ends. Staff Requirements for Use of Restraint.
Dec 12, 2018 · Restraint of People with Autism and Developmental Disability Some institutions can restrain people against their will. Should it be allowed? Posted Dec 12, 2018.
The overall use of restraints and seclusion has been reported to disproportionately affect students with disabilities. Adults “’Restraint Use’ refers to the restriction of an individual’s freedom of movement either partially or totally by physical contact imposed by staff (Personal Control .
Physical restraint (PR) is sometimes required to manage and treat dangerous and health-threatening behaviors displayed by people who have intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) (Luiselli 2011). In some situations, care providers apply PR as crisis (emergency) intervention to control Cited by: 3.