In the Public Interest: Past Issues

  • March 2014

    This newsletter addresses LGBT Health Awareness Week, APA-ABA National Conference, the 2nd National Children's Mental Health Summit, LGBT Concerns, kids health, the importance of building positive relationships with students, APA’s Grassroots advocacy platform, Amalia Corby-Edwards' federal policy initiatives role, paid sick days legislation and Minority Fellowship Program's budget increase.

  • February 2014

    This newsletter addresses teen dating violence, Black History Month, pediatric outreach meeting, APA-ABA National Conference, HIV Specialist special issue on HIV and mental health, calls for restoration and protection of unemployment benefits, and Indian Health Services budget.

  • January 2014

    This newsletter addresses Toni C. Antonucci, PhD, reflections on being a public interest psychologist, Nelson Mandela's words of wisdom, Martin Luther King Jr.'s plea to APA’s 1967 Annual Convention, joy in the lives of the less fortunate, program to fight HIV/AIDS abroad, HIV discrimination, food assistance, relief for sequester and federal spending cuts, and paid family medical leave.

  • December 2013

    This newsletter addresses workplace bullying, working with older adults, american ethnic minorities, ACT Raising Safe Kids Program website, Roberta Downing, PhD, LGBT legislation, Older Americans Act reauthorization, geriatric training programs, LGBTI research priorities and investment in global HIV/AIDS programs.

  • November 2013

    This newsletter addresses National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, Canadian Media Literacy Week, reducing stress in health priority populations, National Family Caregivers Month, the UN General Assembly on disability and development, impact of unemployment and Medicare and Medicaid Reforms.

  • October 2013

    This newsletter addresses new leadership in the Government Relations Office, Committee on Psychology in the Public Interest Awards, UN World Poverty Day, parenting in challenging times series, National Wellness Week, Congressional Fellowship and Executive Branch Science Fellowship program, and the United States Conference on AIDS.

  • September 2013

    In this issue: A mother's perspective on the sexualization of girls; honest dialogue on racial prejudice and stereotyping; safe and supportive schools for LGBT youth; and health disparities in boys and men.

  • June 2013

    This newsletter addresses the Public Interest Directorate convention highlights, Spanish-language version of the Girls Tip Card, National HIV Testing Day, supporting students with disabilites, health dispartities in males, Employee Health & Fitness Month and policy updates.

  • May 2013

    This newsletter addresses Children's Mental Health Awareness Month, the International Day Against Homophobia & Transphobia (IDAHO), the Resource Room for Persons with Disabilities at APA's 2013 Annual Convention in Honolulu, Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act, Asian-American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, and the ProDIGs request for proposals.

  • April 2013

    This newsletter addresses child abuse, Go Casual for Charity Day, amicus briefs, ACT Raising Safe Kids Program, Children's Mental Health Awareness Month, child trauma legislation, and the Kenneth and Mamie Clark Award.

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