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  • 1.Admission Considerations in Higher Education Among Asian Americans
    Student Yi-Chen (Jenny) Wu writes about the role of Asian racial/ethnic identity development in academic admissions, intergenerational family relations and its impact on one's mental health.
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  • 2.Parenting: The Teen Years
    The teen years pose some of the most difficult challenges for families. Teenagers, dealing with hormone changes and an ever-complex world, may feel that no one can understand their feelings, especially parents. As a result, the teen may feel angry, alone and confused while facing complicated issues about identity, peers, sexual behavior, drinking and drugs.
    Web Article (July 2011)
  • 3.Cultural Justification for Caregiving Scale
    A 10-item measure designed to assess caregivers' culturally-based reasons and expectations for providing care used in a 2004 study appearing in the Journal of Gerontology: Social Sciences by Dilworth-Anderson et al. entitled, "Can culture help explain the physical health effects of caregiving over time among African American caregivers?".
    Web Article (January 2011)
  • 4.Psychologists as Researchers
    Family caregiver research on the consequences of short- and long-term caregiving for Alzheimer’s dementia, breast cancer, developmental disabilities, etc., plus spousal caregiving and cultural and community contexts (e.g., Latino or rural). Profiles of Joseph E. Gaugler, PhD, Debra J. Lobato, PhD, and Gael I. Orsmond, PhD show how this research has positively impacted the field.
    Web Article (January 2011)
  • 5.Promoting Healthy Behaviors to Prevent Obesity and Unhealthy Weight Control in Our Youth
    Unhealthy weight behaviors such as fasting, skipping meals, using diet pills, etc., and food industry and other advertising that targets youth and girls can contribute to youth obesity. Obese youth are also more likely to experience symptoms of psychological and social distress.
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  • 6.Featured Psychologist: Howard Hale Long, PhD
    The first African-American graduate of Howard University to earn a doctorate degree in educational psychology from Harvard. Long spent over twenty years overseeing education research for District of Columbia schools. During his time, he also published a series of educational psychology monographs.
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  • 7.Information about Insurance Coverage for Psychological Services: Resources on the Mental Health Parity Law
    In a survey recently conducted by the American Psychological Association, nearly 90 percent of Americans said they had not heard about the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008, a federal law now in effect for people who have health insurance through a group or employer plan.
    Web Article (January 2011)
  • 8.The Financial Costs of Family Caregiving
    Caregiver facts and statistics on the high costs for home health care and skilled nursing care for family members in caregiver roles experiencing financial hardships following the disability of a spouse or adult child due to medical costs, lower income and limits for insurance coverage.
    Web Article (January 2011)
  • 9.Congress should enact a mental health parity bill this year
    A strong push is needed to pass a mental health parity bill into law in 2008. The Senate has passed a strong bill, and the House has now passed a similar bill, but time is short. Please urge negotiations now between the House and Senate so that mental health parity can become law this year.
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  • 10.Variations for Practice with Culturally Diverse Groups
    Factors such as socioeconomic status; gender; age; cultural/ethnic traditions, values and beliefs; minority status; and degrees of acculturation and assimilation can affect caregiving.
    Web Article (January 2011)
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