Results 1–10 of 186 for "FAQ"X related to "Asian-American mental health" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicEducation (33)Law & psychology (2)Addictions (1)Disability (1)Environment (1) 2 more... [+] Natural disasters (1)Therapy (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeFAQXYear2010 (3)Author/ContributorState Advocacy Staff (1) Results 1–10 of 186 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.How much is the Practice Assessment and who pays it?Licensed APA members who provide health or mental health services or supervise those who do are required to pay the Practice Assessment on the APA member dues statements. FAQ 2.Can I practice psychology in the United States if I earned my degree or professional credential in another country?There is no international recognition of equivalence of degrees or in professional psychology qualifications. It is important to research and contact the state board of psychology.FAQ 3.Why is accreditation important?Accreditation ensures programs meet nationally endorsed standards, provides a formal process for ongoing evaluation, and allows for discussion of education and training.FAQ 4.How does the APA Practice Organization benefit me?The APA Practice Organization and practice assessment help advocate for psychology at the federal and state levels, including managed care reimbursement issues, mental health parity and loan repayment programs.FAQ 5.Does the APA have information about international psychology-related meetings?APA's news and event calendar lists national and international meetings relevant to psychology.FAQ 6.What is accreditation?Accreditation is public notification that an institution or program meets standards of quality set forth by an accrediting agency and is committed to self-study and external review to enhance the quality of education and training provided.FAQ 7.What discounts or services do I get with membership?Discounts include car rentals, computer equipment, payroll processing, insurance rates, APA books and magazines, and APA journals and databases.FAQ 8.What is the difference between APA accreditation and institutional accreditation?The APA Commission on Accreditation is a specialized/professional accreditor. APA accreditation only extends to specific doctoral graduate programs, predoctoral internships and postdoctoral residencies in professional psychology.FAQ 9.What happens when a program's accreditation is revoked?A programs accreditation is revoked when it is not currently consistent with the Guidelines and Principles for Accreditation of Programs in Professional Psychology. It will undergo review by the Commission on Accreditation (CoA).FAQ 10.I would like to study outside the United States. Will my degree be equivalent to one earned in the United States?For a career in psychology practicing in the United States, be aware that there are statutory and regulatory requirements for licensure in the different state (and Canadian provincial) jurisdictions.FAQ Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 186 for "FAQ"X related to "Asian-American mental health"