Results 1–10 of 36 for "Policy"X related to "Division spotlight: July/August 2012" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicHuman rights (8)Children (5)Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (5)Violence (5)Teens (4) 17 more... [+] Immigration (3)Therapy (3)Abortion (2)Aging (2)Education (2)Emotional health (2)Sexual abuse (2)Death & dying (1)Environment (1)Ethics (1)Law & psychology (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Military (1)Race (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Testing issues (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePolicyXYear2014 (1)2012 (1)Author/ContributorAPA Council of Representatives (1) Results 1–10 of 36 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.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 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.Policy Related to Psychologists' Work in National Security Settings and Reaffirmation of the APA Position Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman, or Degrading Treatment or Punishment Policy for national security psychology work and reaffirmation of position against torture.Policy 4.United Nations Convention on the Rights of the ChildAPA supports the UN Convention's recognition of cultural diversity within the context of an overriding concern for children's welfare.Policy 5.Resolution on Appropriate Affirmative Responses to Sexual Orientation Distress and Change EffortsThe American Psychological Association concludes that there is insufficient evidence to support the use of psychological interventions to change sexual orientation.Policy 6.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 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.Resolution on AgeismPsychologists have documented the role of ageism in assessment and treatment of older adults, and the effects of aging on human behavior and performance and the effects of age stereotypes on workplace discrimination.Policy 9.Resolution on Violence Against Children by GovernmentsViolence toward children which is encouraged or tolerated by governments of any country represents an affront to civilized society.Policy 10.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 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 36 for "Policy"X related to "Division spotlight: July/August 2012"