Results 1–10 of 12 for "Fact Sheet"X related to ""Aging" at APA: APA entities with a..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicAging (4)Law & psychology (2)Teens (2)Anxiety (1)Children (1) 7 more... [+] Death & dying (1)Education (1)Kids & the media (1)Natural disasters (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Suicide (1)Trauma (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeFact SheetXAuthor/ContributorAd Hoc Committee on End-of-Life Issues (1)Valente, Sharon (1) Results 1–10 of 12 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.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 2.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 3.Elder AbusePrevalence and relevance of physical, sexual, emotional abuse, financial/material exploitation, neglect, abandonment and self-neglect among older adults. Includes ACT Against Violence Program concerns regarding children, parents and elder abuse.Fact 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.FAQ for APA Response to International DisastersInformation about APA's response to international disasters, including web-based psychological resources, aiding the United Nations, fielding media inquiries, and donating to the American Red Cross.Fact Sheet 8.Lo Que Las Niñas Y Jóvenes Sí Pueden HacerCon tus amigos, maestros y padres de familia, tú puedes hacer cambios en tu escuela, en la comunidad y hasta en los medios de comunicación. Fact Sheet 9.Answers to Your Questions About Panic DisorderPanic disorder is a highly treatable condition that, once treated, does not lead to any permanent complications. The quality of economic, personal and health aspects of life can be severely impacted without treatment.Fact Sheet 10.Education & Socioeconomic Status Fact SheetThis fact sheet explains the impact of socioeconomic status on educational outcomes and ways to reduce risk factors such as slow academic skills development, low literacy, chronic stress, and increased dropout rates.Fact Sheet Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 12 for "Fact Sheet"X related to ""Aging" at APA: APA entities with a..."