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  • 1.Resolution on Ageism
    Psychologists 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.
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  • 2.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.
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  • 3.United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child
    APA supports the UN Convention's recognition of cultural diversity within the context of an overriding concern for children's welfare.
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  • 4.Resolution on Family Caregivers
    The number of family caregivers is expected to increase due to the aging of the population, and an escalating rate of chronic, debilitating health conditions.
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  • 5.Chapter XIV: International Affairs
    Policies regarding matters of international interest, including refugees, Zionism, opposition to torture, human rights, culture and gender in international psychology, and genocide.
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  • 6.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.
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  • 7.APA Resolution on End-of-Life Issues and Care
    APA should actively promote and support psychology's involvement in palliative care and the support of dying people.
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  • 8.APA Resolution on Immigrant Children, Youth and Families
    Immigration has implications for the well-being of individuals and families, which are especially intense for children, ethnic minorities, impoverished socioeconomic classes, women, lesbian, gay, and bisexual persons,and individuals with disabilities.
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  • 9.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.
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  • 10.Recognition of Psychotherapy Effectiveness
    In 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)
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