Results 1–10 of 15 for "Policy"X related to "2013 highlights of Div. 52’s program..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicSexuality (3)Violence (3)Emotional health (2)Human rights (2)Abortion (1) 7 more... [+] Education (1)HIV & AIDS (1)Immigration (1)Sexual abuse (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Therapy (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePolicyXYear2012 (1)Author/ContributorAPA Council of Representatives (1) Results 1–10 of 15 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Chapter X: Professional Affairs (Part 2)Policies regarding the profession of psychology, including the stigma of mental illness, the health care system, diagnosis of autism, treatment guidelines, outpatient civil commitment, record-keeping, evidence-based practice and child custody.Policy 2.Resolution on Appropriate Affirmative Responses to Sexual Orientation Distress and Change EffortsThe American Psychological Association concludes that there is insufficient evidence to support the use of psychological interventions to change sexual orientation.Policy 3.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 4.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 5.Equal Rights AmendmentPsychological theories and research should have no bearing upon the desirability of the Equal Rights Amendment, which is a matter of human rights rather than of scientific fact.Policy 6.Chapter IX: Educational AffairsPolicy 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 7.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)8.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 9.Abortion ResolutionsTermination 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 10.Violence in Mass MediaResearch studies have found a relation between viewing mass media violence and behaving aggressively.Policy Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 15 for "Policy"X related to "2013 highlights of Div. 52’s program..."