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  • 1.The Use of Anatomically Detailed Dolls in Forensic Evaluations
    Such dolls may help children to communicate when their language skills or emotional concerns preclude direct verbal responses and act as props for older children with difficulty expressing themselves verbally on sexual topics.
    Policy
  • 2.APA Resolution on UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and the Convention's Optional Protocols
    APA 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
  • 3.Corporal Punishment
    Socially acceptable goals of education, training and socialization can be achieved without the use of physical violence against children, and that children so raised, grow to moral and competent adulthood.
    Policy
  • 4.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.
    Policy
  • 5.Child Custody
    It it is scientifically and psychologically baseless to discriminate against men because of their sex in assignment of children's custody, adoption, child-care services, and parental leave in relation to childbirth and emergencies.
    Policy
  • 6.Resolution on Violence Against Children by Governments
    Violence toward children which is encouraged or tolerated by governments of any country represents an affront to civilized society.
    Policy
  • 7.Ethnic Minority Affairs Guidelines, Policy Statements and Resolutions
    APA guidelines, policy statements and resolutions related to ethnic minority affairs.
    Policy
  • 8.Conflict of Interest and Duality Guidelines for the Board of Directors
    Any duality of interest or possible conflict of interest on the part of any officer or governing board member should be disclosed to the other members of the board and made a matter of record.
    Policy
  • 9.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)
  • 10.Equal Rights Amendment
    Psychological theories and research should have no bearing upon the desirability of the Equal Rights Amendment, which is a matter of human rights rather than of scientific fact.
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