Results 1–10 of 25 for "Fact Sheet"X related to "Aging policy update" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicChildren (6)Aging (4)Teens (4)Law & psychology (2)Parenting (2) 12 more... [+] Socioeconomic status (2)Autism (1)Death & dying (1)Disability (1)Emotional health (1)Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Race (1)Safety & design (1)Sexuality (1)Testing issues (1)Violence (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeFact SheetXYear2012 (1)Author/ContributorAd Hoc Committee on End-of-Life Issues (1)Valente, Sharon (1) Results 1–10 of 25 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.The Elder Justice Act (S. 1070/H.R. 1783)The act is designed to provide federal resources to prevent, detect, treat, understand, intervene in and, where appropriate, prosecute elder abuse, neglect and exploitation.Fact Sheet 2.The Critical Need for GeropsychologistsNearly 20% of older adults and two-thirds of nursing home patients now experience some kind of mental disorder. The most prevalent mental disorders of older adults are anxiety, cognitive impairment (due to dementia) and depression. Fact Sheet 3.Elder AbuseFact Sheet 4.The Lifespan Respite Care Act (P.L. 109-442)Respite provides temporary relief for family caregivers from the ongoing responsibility of caring for an individual with special needs, or at risk of abuse or neglect. Caregivers who receive respite report improved physical and emotional health.Fact Sheet 5.End-of-Life Care Fact SheetA fact sheet on palliative care, which comforts and supports individuals and families nearing death, including older adults' mental health needs near death, what older adults fear most about dying, obstacles to a good death.Fact Sheet 6.Family CaregivingFamily caregivers play a critical role in our health and long term care system by providing a significant proportion of the care for both the chronically ill and aging.Fact Sheet 7.Ergonomics: The Science For Better Living and WorkingHow psychology improves the design of things that people use and the ways in which they work.Fact Sheet 8.Answers to Your Questions About Same-Sex MarriageThe psychological and social aspects of committed relationships between same-sex partners resemble those of heterosexual partnerships, living in a state where same-sex marriage is outlawed can lead to chronic social stress and mental health problems, and same-sex couples are as fit and capable parents as heterosexual couples. Fact Sheet 9.Supporting Child Maltreatment Prevention Efforts in Community Health Centers Act of 2009--FactsheetFact Sheet 10.Health Care Reform: Disparities in Mental Health Status and Mental Health CareBlacks, Latinos, American Indians/Alaska Natives, and Asian Americans are over-represented in populations that are particularly at risk for mental health disorders. Additionally, minority individuals may experience symptoms that are undiagnosed, under-diagnosed, or misdiagnosed for cultural, linguistic, or historical reasons.Fact Sheet Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 25 for "Fact Sheet"X related to "Aging policy update"