Results 1–10 of 21 for "Policy"X related to "APA Response to Time Magazine Online..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicHuman rights (6)Sexuality (4)Children (3)Immigration (3)Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (3) 15 more... [+] Violence (3)Teens (2)Therapy (2)Abortion (1)Aging (1)Death & dying (1)Education (1)Emotional health (1)Environment (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Military (1)Race (1)Sexual abuse (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePolicyXYear2012 (1)Author/ContributorAPA Council of Representatives (1) Results 1–10 of 21 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.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)2.Advocacy for Psychology as a STEM DisciplinePolicy of the APA Council of Representatives advocating for psychology as a discipline on par with science, technology, engineering and math.Policy 3.Resolution on Affirming Psychologists’ Role in Addressing Global Climate ChangeScientists agree recent climate change is associated with human behavior resulting in increased greenhouse gas emission.Policy 4.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 5.APA Resolution on End-of-Life Issues and CareAPA should actively promote and support psychology's involvement in palliative care and the support of dying people. Policy 6.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 7.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 8.Chapter X: Professional Affairs (Part 2)Policies regarding the profession of psychology, including the stigma of mental illness, the health care system, diagnosis of autism, treatment guidelines, outpatient civil commitment, record-keeping, evidence-based practice and child custody.Policy 9.Chapter 13: Ethnic Minority AffairsPolicies regarding the role of ethnicity and race, racial profiling in law enforcement, diversity, American Indian mascots, and ethnic minority recruitment and retention.Policy 10.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 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 21 for "Policy"X related to "APA Response to Time Magazine Online..."