Results 1–10 of 24 for "Policy"X related to "Fear of Being Too Skinny May Put Teen..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicChildren (6)Human rights (5)Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (5)Teens (4)Emotional health (3) 13 more... [+] Violence (3)Immigration (2)Therapy (2)Abortion (1)Education (1)Environment (1)HIV & AIDS (1)Law & psychology (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Military (1)Sexual abuse (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePolicyXYear2014 (1)2012 (1)Author/ContributorAPA Council of Representatives (1) Results 1–10 of 24 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.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 3.United Nations Convention on the Rights of the ChildAPA supports the UN Convention's recognition of cultural diversity within the context of an overriding concern for children's welfare.Policy 4.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)5.Chapter XI: Scientific AffairsPolicies related to scientific issues such as Dianetics, research findings, human subjects protection, science education, evolution and creationism, facilitated communication, smoking, test user qualifications and academic boycotts.Policy 6.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 7.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 8.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 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.Resolution on Marriage Equality for Same-Sex CouplesCivil marriage, civil unions and domestic partnerships perpetuates the stigma historically attached to homosexuality, and reinforces prejudice against lesbian, gay and bisexual people based on their sexual orientation or gender identity.Policy Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 24 for "Policy"X related to "Fear of Being Too Skinny May Put Teen..."