Results 1–10 of 18 for "Policy"X related to "Institute of Medicine calls for..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicSexuality (6)Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (5)Human rights (3)Children (2)Emotional health (2) 14 more... [+] Teens (2)Violence (2)Abortion (1)Aging (1)Death & dying (1)Education (1)HIV & AIDS (1)Immigration (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Military (1)Sexual abuse (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Therapy (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePolicyXYear2012 (1)Author/ContributorAPA Council of Representatives (1) Results 1–10 of 18 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Resolution on Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Youths in the SchoolsLGBT children face harassment and physical violence in school environments, especially if they are poor, disabled or an ethnic minority. Policy 2.Recognition of Psychotherapy EffectivenessIn 2012, the Council of Representatives approved the resolution that, as a healing practice and professional service, psychotherapy is effective and highly cost-effective. Consequently, psychotherapy should be included in the health care system as an established evidence-based practice. Policy (August 2012)3.Resolution on Family CaregiversThe number of family caregivers is expected to increase due to the aging of the population, and an escalating rate of chronic, debilitating health conditions.Policy 4.Chapter XII: Public Interest (Part 2)Current Public Interest policies of the American Psychological Association, on subjects such as disabilities, gender identity, sexual orientation, antisemitism, obesity and ethnic minorities.Policy 5.Resolution on Marriage Equality for Same-Sex CouplesCivil marriage, civil unions and domestic partnerships perpetuates the stigma historically attached to homosexuality, and reinforces prejudice against lesbian, gay and bisexual people based on their sexual orientation or gender identity.Policy 6.Chapter IV: Board of Directors (Part 2)Policies regarding the Board of Directors, including issues of terrorism, other organizations, needs of military personnel, mental disability and the death penalty, workforce analysis and integrated health care.Policy 7.APA Resolution on UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and the Convention's Optional ProtocolsAPA strongly supports the principles and optional protocols of the UN Convention on the rights of the child, and will examine the implications of the principles in the Convention for psychologists' practice, research, education and advocacy. Policy 8.Chapter XII: Public Interest (Part 1)Current public interest policies on subjects such as abortion, political dissent, corporal punishment, child custody, boxing, nuclear weapons, acessibility, AIDS education, homelessness, sexism and special education.Policy 9.Chapter XI: Scientific AffairsPolicies related to scientific issues such as Dianetics, research findings, human subjects protection, science education, evolution and creationism, facilitated communication, smoking, test user qualifications and academic boycotts.Policy 10.Chapter X: Professional Affairs (Part 1)Policies regarding the profession of psychology, including hypnosis, managed health care, licensing, impaired psychologists, hospital privileges, school psychology and prescription privileges.Policy Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 18 for "Policy"X related to "Institute of Medicine calls for..."