Results 1–10 of 47 for "Policy"X related to "NIH Director Francis Collins testifies..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicHuman rights (9)Sexuality (9)Children (7)Violence (6)Law & psychology (4) 20 more... [+] Education (3)Immigration (3)Teens (3)Therapy (3)Abortion (2)Aging (2)Emotional health (2)Parenting (2)Sexual abuse (2)Death & dying (1)Environment (1)Ethics (1)HIV & AIDS (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Military (1)Race (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Testing issues (1)Trauma (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePolicyXYear2012 (1)Author/ContributorAPA Council of Representatives (1) Results 1–10 of 47 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Chapter IV: Board of Directors (Part 1)Current policies regarding the Board of Directors, including issues of retreat locations, endorsing the mission of the NIH, emergency actions and racism.Policy 2.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 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.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 5.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 6.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 7.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 8.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 9.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 10.Implementing Regulations Frequently Used in Program ReviewRegulations used for doctoral, internships and postdoctoral programs are reviewed along with the guidelines and principles for accreditation.Policy Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 47 for "Policy"X related to "NIH Director Francis Collins testifies..."