Results 1–10 of 44 for "Policy"X related to "Brain research advances help elucidate..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicHuman rights (9)Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (8)Children (6)Violence (6)Teens (4) 19 more... [+] Education (3)Emotional health (3)Immigration (3)Law & psychology (3)Therapy (3)Abortion (2)Aging (2)HIV & AIDS (2)Death & dying (1)Environment (1)Ethics (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Military (1)Parenting (1)Race (1)Sexual abuse (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Testing issues (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePolicyXYear2014 (1)2012 (1)Author/ContributorAPA Council of Representatives (1) Results 1–10 of 44 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Chapter XII: Public Interest (Part 2)Current Public Interest policies of the American Psychological Association, on subjects such as disabilities, gender identity, sexual orientation, antisemitism, obesity and ethnic minorities.Policy 2.APA Resolution on Immigrant Children, Youth and FamiliesImmigration has implications for the well-being of individuals and families, which are especially intense for children, ethnic minorities, impoverished socioeconomic classes, women, lesbian, gay, and bisexual persons,and individuals with disabilities.Policy 3.Resolution on Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Youths in the SchoolsLGBT children face harassment and physical violence in school environments, especially if they are poor, disabled or an ethnic minority. Policy 4.APA Resolution on Children's Mental HealthThere is a disparity of access to appropriate evidence-based promotion, prevention and treatment services based on poverty, ethnicity, race and special needs of children.Policy 5.Resolution on Firearm Violence Research and PreventionAPA resolves to encourage the scientific study of firearm violence and its prevention, and to encourage psychologists to respond to the problem of firearm violence as scientists, practitioners and educators.Policy (January 2014)6.Chapter IV: Board of Directors (Part 1)Current policies regarding the Board of Directors, including issues of retreat locations, endorsing the mission of the NIH, emergency actions and racism.Policy 7.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 8.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)9.Resolution on Family CaregiversThe number of family caregivers is expected to increase due to the aging of the population, and an escalating rate of chronic, debilitating health conditions.Policy 10.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 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 44 for "Policy"X related to "Brain research advances help elucidate..."