Results 1–10 of 37 for "Policy"X related to "APA welcomes its new practice director" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicLesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (7)Children (5)Human rights (5)Education (3)Sexuality (3) 14 more... [+] Teens (3)Violence (3)Abortion (2)HIV & AIDS (2)Law & psychology (2)Therapy (2)Aging (1)Death & dying (1)Emotional health (1)Immigration (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Military (1)Parenting (1)Sexual abuse (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePolicyXYear2012 (1)Author/ContributorAPA Council of Representatives (1) Results 1–10 of 37 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.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 2.Patricia L. G. Taimanglo, PhDProfile of Patricia L. G. Taimanglo, PhD, Council of Representatives member (2009-2011) representing Guam Psychological Association; Tamuning, Guam.Policy 3.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)4.Abortion ResolutionsTermination of pregnancy is a civil right of the pregnant woman, to be handled as other medical and surgical procedures in consultation with her physician, and is legal if performed by a licensed physician in a licensed medical facility.Policy 5.APA Policy Statement: Child Custody or PlacementThe sex, gender identity, or sexual orientation of natural, or prospective adoptive or foster parents should not be the sole or primary variable considered in custody or placement cases.Policy 6.APA Policy Statement--Employment Rights of Gay TeachersThe APA protests personnel actions against any teacher solely because of sexual orientation or affectional preference.Policy 7.Corporal PunishmentSocially acceptable goals of education, training and socialization can be achieved without the use of physical violence against children, and that children so raised, grow to moral and competent adulthood.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.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 10.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 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 37 for "Policy"X related to "APA welcomes its new practice director"