Results 1–10 of 48 for "Policy"X related to "APA's new Ethics Code from a..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicHuman rights (9)Sexuality (9)Children (7)Violence (6)Law & psychology (4) 20 more... [+] Education (3)Immigration (3)Teens (3)Therapy (3)Abortion (2)Aging (2)Emotional health (2)HIV & AIDS (2)Parenting (2)Sexual abuse (2)Death & dying (1)Environment (1)Ethics (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Military (1)Race (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Testing issues (1)Trauma (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePolicyXYear2012 (1)Author/ContributorAPA Council of Representatives (1) Results 1–10 of 48 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.APA Resolution on UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and the Convention's Optional ProtocolsAPA 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 2.The Use of Anatomically Detailed Dolls in Forensic EvaluationsSuch 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 3.APA Policy Statement: Child Custody or PlacementThe sex, gender identity, or sexual orientation of natural, or prospective adoptive or foster parents should not be the sole or primary variable considered in custody or placement cases.Policy 4.APA Policy Statement--Employment Rights of Gay TeachersThe APA protests personnel actions against any teacher solely because of sexual orientation or affectional preference.Policy 5.United Nations Convention on the Rights of the ChildAPA supports the UN Convention's recognition of cultural diversity within the context of an overriding concern for children's welfare.Policy 6.Resolution on Marriage Equality for Same-Sex CouplesCivil marriage, civil unions and domestic partnerships perpetuates the stigma historically attached to homosexuality, and reinforces prejudice against lesbian, gay and bisexual people based on their sexual orientation or gender identity.Policy 7.Recognition of Psychotherapy EffectivenessIn 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)8.Abortion ResolutionsTermination of pregnancy is a civil right of the pregnant woman, to be handled as other medical and surgical procedures in consultation with her physician, and is legal if performed by a licensed physician in a licensed medical facility.Policy 9. AIDS and Ethnic MinoritiesAPA was to develop recommendations in 1987 on AIDS prevention within ethnic minority populations.Policy 10.Resolution on Appropriate Affirmative Responses to Sexual Orientation Distress and Change EffortsThe American Psychological Association concludes that there is insufficient evidence to support the use of psychological interventions to change sexual orientation.Policy Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 48 for "Policy"X related to "APA's new Ethics Code from a..."