For this assignment you are required to write a paper


For this assignment you are required to write a paper exploring the history of developmental disabilities using the “Parallels in Time: A History of Developmental Disabilities” website: Be sure to use appropriate, respectful language throughout your paper. 

Your assignment should include the following components: 

  1. A minimum 500-word Summary discussing the 3      topics/time periods of your choice (You can choose from Part 1 or 2).      Please title each section in      your summary; and
  2. A minimum 250- word Personal Reaction about what you      learned and how you felt learning about the treatment and history of people      with developmental disabilities; and
  3. A minimum of 250-word response on How This Relates to The Course information covered so far. 
  4. Student Self-Score Checklist (see page 3)

Formatting your paper (See page 2 for example) 

– Times New Roman, Size 12 font

– Double-Spaced

– 1.0 Margins

– Indention first sentence of each paragraph

– Title for each section (Summary, Personal Reflection, How Information Relates to the Course) 

  • Summary:
    • Section 1: Title of Topic/Time Period of       your choice
    • Section 2: Title of Topic/Time Period of       your choice
    • Section 3: Title of Topic/Time Period of       your choice


chapter 16. Personal Health Record Managing Personal Health: in the course textbook: Bau, M.J., Hannah, K.J. Newbold, S.R., and Douglas, J.V. (2011). Nursing Informatics: When Caring and Technology Meet. 4th ed. Springer.

Write a two page summary of your findings regarding electronic medical records, electronic health records and other similar computerized records, and the role they have in the quality of care.

Notes: Specific examples from your own experience are welcome.