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  • 1.Mental and Behavioral Health and Older Americans
    As America’s population ages, the need for mental and behavioral health services continues to increase. Psychologists play a critical role in addressing these needs. Psychologists conduct research on and treat the mental and behavioral health problems that often accompany aging.
    Web Page
  • 2.Multicultural Aging and Mental Health Resource Guide
    How practitioners can maintain awareness of multicultural health issues in the aging population: race, ethnicity, language, gender, socio-economic status, physical ability, sexual orientation, education, location of residence and religion/spirituality should be considered. Resource includes journal articles, books, online resources and information for families.
    Report (October 2013)
  • 3.Older Americans Act Advocacy
    A summary of advocacy surrounding the Older Americans Act, including letters to Congress and testimony.
    Web Page
  • 4.Aging
    Advocacy efforts address mental health care and community-based services, poverty, violence, suicide, elder abuse, caregiver support, and improving psychological services in long-term care.
    Web Page
  • 5.Growing Mental and Behavioral Health Concerns Facing Older Americans
    Mental and behavioral problems associated with growing old include loss of spouse, loss of mobility and independence, admittance to a long-term care facility and declining physical and sometimes mental health.
    Web Page
  • 6.APA Works to Build the Mental Health Workforce for an Aging America
    An APA congressional briefing presented key findings from the IOM report related to the mental health and substance use workforce for older adults.
    Web Page (September 2012)
  • 7.Geriatric Education Center Program
    Thes Geriatric Education Center grants are given to support the development of collaborative arrangements among health professions schools and health care facilities.
    Scholarship/Grant/Award
  • 8.Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS)
    This is a self-report measure of depression in older adults.
    Web Article (January 2011)
  • 9.APA Continues Support for Older Americans Act Reauthorization
    APA sent a letter to the chairs and ranking members of the key Senate committee and subcommittee handling the Older Americans Act of 2013 (OAA) (S. 1562).
    Web Page (October 2013)
  • 10.Caregivers in Health Reform
    The act expands eligibility for Geriatric Academic Career Awards, authorizes a new Geriatric Career Incentive Awards Program and allows Geriatric Education Centers to offer short-term fellowships.
    Web Page (January 2011)
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