Results 1–10 of 19 for "Fact Sheet"X related to "Minority caucuses welcome APA’s..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicChildren (7)Teens (5)Aging (3)Race (3)Socioeconomic status (3) 13 more... [+] Human rights (2)Law & psychology (2)Natural disasters (2)Bullying (1)Death & dying (1)Eating disorders (1)Education (1)Health disparities (1)Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (1)Obesity (1)Sexuality (1)Stress (1)Trauma (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeFact SheetXYear2012 (1)Author/ContributorAd Hoc Committee on End-of-Life Issues (1)Valente, Sharon (1) Results 1–10 of 19 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Ethnic and Racial Minorities & Socioeconomic StatusCommunities are often segregated by SES, race and ethnicity and they share characteristics of developing nations: low economic development, poor health conditions and low levels of educational attainment.Fact Sheet 2.FAQ for APA Response to International DisastersInformation about APA's response to international disasters, including web-based psychological resources, aiding the United Nations, fielding media inquiries, and donating to the American Red Cross.Fact Sheet 3.Fact Sheet: Health Disparities Health disparities definitions vary but they all address differences in health status between one population group in comparison to a more advantaged group and most address issues of social justice and equity.Fact Sheet 4.The Lifespan Respite Care Act (P.L. 109-442)Respite provides temporary relief for family caregivers from the ongoing responsibility of caring for an individual with special needs, or at risk of abuse or neglect. Caregivers who receive respite report improved physical and emotional health.Fact Sheet 5.Health Care Reform: Disparities in Mental Health Status and Mental Health CareBlacks, Latinos, American Indians/Alaska Natives, and Asian Americans are over-represented in populations that are particularly at risk for mental health disorders. Additionally, minority individuals may experience symptoms that are undiagnosed, under-diagnosed, or misdiagnosed for cultural, linguistic, or historical reasons.Fact Sheet 6.The Elder Justice Act (S. 1070/H.R. 1783)The act is designed to provide federal resources to prevent, detect, treat, understand, intervene in and, where appropriate, prosecute elder abuse, neglect and exploitation.Fact Sheet 7.Disaster Response Network Fact SheetAPA’s Disaster Response Network is a network of psychologists with training in disaster response who offer volunteer assistance to relief workers, victims, and victim’s families after manmade or natural disasters.Fact Sheet 8.Bullying & Victimization and Asian-American StudentsA guide that dispels myths about bullying and victimization regarding Asian-American students and provides resources for addressing the issue.Fact Sheet 9.Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Persons & Socioeconomic StatusDiscrimination of LGBT persons in the workplace is a significant factor in the differences in socioeconomic status for LGBT persons.Fact Sheet 10.End-of-Life Care Fact SheetA fact sheet on palliative care, which comforts and supports individuals and families nearing death, including older adults' mental health needs near death, what older adults fear most about dying, obstacles to a good death.Fact Sheet Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 19 for "Fact Sheet"X related to "Minority caucuses welcome APA’s..."