Results 1–10 of 189 for "Web Article"X related to "APA Public Interest Directorate..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicStress (28)Children (24)Parenting (19)Teens (16)Therapy (14) 39 more... [+] Education (11)Emotional health (9)Law & psychology (9)Sexuality (9)Workplace issues (8)Military (7)Violence (7)Aging (6)Obesity (6)Socioeconomic status (6)Women & men (6)HIV & AIDS (4)Marriage & divorce (4)Money (4)Race (4)Sport & exercise (4)Depression (3)Disability (3)Eating disorders (3)Kids & the media (3)Natural disasters (3)Trauma (3)Autism (2)Death & dying (2)Health disparities (2)Schizophrenia (2)Sexual abuse (2)Suicide (2)Addictions (1)Anger (1)Anxiety (1)Bipolar disorder (1)Bullying (1)Environment (1)Human rights (1)Learning & memory (1)Personality (1)Sleep (1)Testing issues (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeWeb ArticleXYear2013 (13)2012 (12)2011 (38)2010 (12)Author/ContributorMacGillivray, William A. (3)Rothschild, Louis (3)Alvord, Mary K. (1)Barnett, Jeffrey E. (1)Bess, J. Alison (1) 32 more... [+] Bray, James H. (1)Burdette, Kimberly (1)Carpenter, Johanna (1)Carr, Erika (1)Chin, Jean Lau (1)Ciuccio, Janet (1)Clark, Jared C. (1)Clay, Rebecca A. (1)Conteras, Michelle (1)Cresci, Mary Beth (1)Edwards, Dorothy J. (1)Forsyth, Sheila Lane (1)Frock, Sylva D. (1)Grady, Patricia A. (1)Hayashino, Diane (1)Jackley, Patricia K. (1)Karns, Brenda M. (1)Lucariello, Joan (1)Maddux, Evelyn J. (1)Martin, David J. (1)Martin, Sara (1)Morris, Bonnie J. (1)Nutt, Robert L. (1)Palmiter, David (1)Peterson, Shani Harris (1)Reimers, Faye A. (1)Ruppenicker, Marguerite R. (1)Shibley Hyde, Janet (1)Tynan, W. Douglas (1)Vo, Linh (1)Woods, Kathryn (1)Wu, Yi-Chen (Jenny) (1)Hide details Results 1–10 of 189 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.What the Economic Downturn Means for Children, Youth, and FamiliesWeb Article 2.Healthy Media for Youth WeekAPA will recognize Healthy Media for Youth Week which will feature activities, programs and learning opportunities spearheaded by the APA Public Interest Directorate to draw attention to ways in which psychological research has substantiated the tremendous impact that media has on our youth. Web Article 3.Promoting Healthy Behaviors to Prevent Obesity and Unhealthy Weight Control in Our YouthUnhealthy weight behaviors such as fasting, skipping meals, using diet pills, etc., and food industry and other advertising that targets youth and girls can contribute to youth obesity. Obese youth are also more likely to experience symptoms of psychological and social distress.Web Article 4.APA Advocacy IssuesAPA's Government Relations offices work on issues such as aging; lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender concerns; disability; peer review; trauma, violence and abuse; veterans and military issues; and children and the media.Web Article 5.JJDPA: Mental Health and Substance Abuse IssuesWeb Article 6.White House Champions of ChangeJames H. Bray, PhD, 2009 President of American Psychological Association, discusses the White House Champions of Change meeting on ways to reduce homelesness.Web Article (July 2012)7.How parents can confront childhood obesity by fostering environmental change in their communitiesTips and resources for parents about helping their children make better decisions about what they eat to prevent childhood obesity.Web Article (January 2010)8.Evidence-based Obesity Management for Primary CareEvidence-based treatment of pediatric overweight and obesity begins with accurate assessment of the child or adolescent's age, height and weight. Environmental, economic, cultural and behavioral factors are also important contributors to consider.Web Article 9.The Keeping Families Together ActThe act would provide grants to keeping children in their families, establish a task force to examine mental health issues in the child welfare and juvenile justice systems; and include children and adolescents in residential treatment facilities for Medicaid home or community-based services waivers.Web Article 10.September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month Approximately 18 percent of our youth are now overweight, with obesity rates in preschool age children increasing at alarming speed.Web Article (September 2013) Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 189 for "Web Article"X related to "APA Public Interest Directorate..."