Results 1–10 of 29 for "Fact Sheet"X related to "Resources on aging issues" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicSocioeconomic status (7)Aging (4)Children (4)Teens (4)Education (3) 15 more... [+] Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (3)Sexuality (3)Human rights (2)Law & psychology (2)Race (2)Bullying (1)Death & dying (1)Disability (1)Emotional health (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Natural disasters (1)Testing issues (1)Trauma (1)Violence (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeFact SheetXYear2011 (1)Author/ContributorAd Hoc Committee on End-of-Life Issues (1)Valente, Sharon (1) Results 1–10 of 29 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.The Elder Justice Act (S. 1070/H.R. 1783)The act is designed to provide federal resources to prevent, detect, treat, understand, intervene in and, where appropriate, prosecute elder abuse, neglect and exploitation.Fact Sheet 2.Elder AbusePrevalence and relevance of physical, sexual, emotional abuse, financial/material exploitation, neglect, abandonment and self-neglect among older adults. Includes ACT Against Violence Program concerns regarding children, parents and elder abuse.Fact Sheet 3.The Lifespan Respite Care Act (P.L. 109-442)Respite provides temporary relief for family caregivers from the ongoing responsibility of caring for an individual with special needs, or at risk of abuse or neglect. Caregivers who receive respite report improved physical and emotional health.Fact Sheet 4.Family CaregivingFamily caregivers play a critical role in our health and long term care system by providing a significant proportion of the care for both the chronically ill and aging.Fact Sheet 5.FAQ for APA Response to International DisastersInformation about APA's response to international disasters, including web-based psychological resources, aiding the United Nations, fielding media inquiries, and donating to the American Red Cross.Fact Sheet 6.The Critical Need for GeropsychologistsNearly 20% of older adults and two-thirds of nursing home patients now experience some kind of mental disorder. The most prevalent mental disorders of older adults are anxiety, cognitive impairment (due to dementia) and depression. Fact Sheet 7.Early Exposure to TV Violence Predicts Aggression in AdulthoodThis study draws on social-cognitive observational-learning theory, desensitization theory, and social comparison theory to examine the longitudinal relationship between early exposure to TV violence and adult aggressive behavior for both males and females.Fact Sheet 8.Work, Stress and Health & Socioeconomic StatusStress can affect psychological well-being. Work stress research has examined the psychological demands of a work load, workers’ perceived sense of control over their performance, safety stressors, work organization, and work atmosphere.Fact Sheet 9.End-of-Life Care Fact SheetA fact sheet on palliative care, which comforts and supports individuals and families nearing death, including older adults' mental health needs near death, what older adults fear most about dying, obstacles to a good death.Fact Sheet 10.Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Persons & Socioeconomic StatusDiscrimination of LGBT persons in the workplace is a significant factor in the differences in socioeconomic status for LGBT persons.Fact Sheet Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 29 for "Fact Sheet"X related to "Resources on aging issues"