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  • 1.Chapter XII: Public Interest (Part 1)
    Current public interest policies on subjects such as abortion, political dissent, corporal punishment, child custody, boxing, nuclear weapons, acessibility, AIDS education, homelessness, sexism and special education.
    Policy
  • 2.Chapter II: Elections, Awards, Membership and Human Resources
    Election and membership policy relating to the Council of Representatives, SPTA representatives, the election process, the apportionment ballot, membership fees, Fellows and affirmative action.
    Policy
  • 3.Abortion Resolutions
    Termination 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
  • 4.Chapter IX: Educational Affairs
    Policy regarding the teaching of psychology, including doctoral and master's programs, respecialization, human subjects in research, continuing education, internships and attracting ethnic minority students to psychology.
    Policy
  • 5.Violence in Mass Media
    Research studies have found a relation between viewing mass media violence and behaving aggressively.
    Policy
  • 6.Chapter V: Divisions and State, Provincial and Territorial Associations
    Policies regarding the acitivies of APA's divisions and their journals.
    Policy
  • 7.Chapter XVI: Financial Affairs
    Policies covering investment, staff compensation, dues increases and spending guidelines.
    Policy
  • 8.Resolution on Marriage Equality for Same-Sex Couples
    Civil 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
  • 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.Chapter VI: Organization of APA
    Policies determining the roles of all governing bodies of APA in relation to each other.
    Policy
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Results 110 of 24 for "Policy"X related to "From the executive director"