January 17, 2012 |Vol. 1, No. 1


Clinical treatment guidelines begin to take shape

APA Access

APA has begun work to create the association’s first treatment guidelines, focusing initially on depressive disorders and obesity – health problems that affect people of all ages and from all walks of life

This is Psychology: Serious mental illness

In this episode, APA CEO Norman B. Anderson, PhD, discusses the advances in psychology that has produced evidence that with proper care, many people with serious mental illness can not only get better but become well enough to return to full functioning in society.


From APA Publishing

  • Telehealth and Technology Innovations in Professional Psychology
    Special issue of the APA journal Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, Vol. 42, No. 6, December 2011. Includes articles about legal and ethical issues in telehealth; risk management; security management; electronic medical records; social media activity; and specific Internet-based treatments for various disorders.

Election Office Update

From the Press Room