Results 1–10 of 55 for "Fact Sheet"X related to "GPE gives boost to geropsychology..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicChildren (23)Teens (14)Socioeconomic status (7)Disability (3)Sexuality (3) 23 more... [+] Aging (2)Eating disorders (2)Education (2)Health disparities (2)HIV & AIDS (2)Law & psychology (2)Marriage & divorce (2)Natural disasters (2)Race (2)Stress (2)ADHD (1)Anxiety (1)Autism (1)Emotional health (1)Human rights (1)Learning & memory (1)Parenting (1)Sexual abuse (1)Testing issues (1)Therapy (1)Trauma (1)Violence (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeFact SheetXYear2013 (1)2012 (1)2011 (1)2010 (3) Results 1–10 of 55 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.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 2.Early Exposure to TV Violence Predicts Aggression in AdulthoodPast research on media violence focused on short-term effects and reported significant relations only for boys. This 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 3.Understanding and Preventing Child Abuse and NeglectThe Child Abuse and Prevention Treatment Act (CAPTA) defines child abuse and neglect or child maltreatment as any recent act or failure to act on the part of a parent or caretaker, which results in death, serious physical or emotional harm, sexual abuse or exploitation, or an act or failure to act which presents an imminent risk of serious harm.Fact Sheet 4.Illinois House Bill 1826: Religious Freedom Protection and Civil Union ActUnder the Act, civil unions would be open to all adult couples (including opposite-sex, same-sex and senior couples) and afford these couples the state-level protections and responsibilities essential to all families. The legislation also preserves the separation of church and state and ensures that religious denominations are not forced to recognize or sanctify relationships they oppose.Fact Sheet 5.Disaster Response Network Fact SheetAPA’s Disaster Response Network is a network of psychologists with training in disaster response who offer volunteer assistance to relief workers, victims, and victim’s families after manmade or natural disasters.Fact Sheet 6.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 7.Answers to Your Questions About Individuals With Intersex ConditionsA variety of conditions that lead to atypical development of physical sex characteristics are collectively referred to as intersex conditions. These conditions can involve abnormalities of the external genitals, internal reproductive organs, sex chromosomes, or sex-related hormones.Fact Sheet 8.Ethnic and Racial Minorities & Socioeconomic StatusCommunities are often segregated by SES, race and ethnicity and they share characteristics of developing nations: low economic development, poor health conditions and low levels of educational attainment.Fact Sheet 9.Answers to your Questions About Transgender People, Gender Identity, and Gender ExpressionTransgender is an umbrella term used to describe people whose gender identity (sense of themselves as male or female) or gender expression differs from socially constructed norms associated with their birth sex. This includes androgynous, bigendered and gender queer people, who tend to see traditional concepts of gender as restrictive.Fact Sheet (January 2011)10.Education & Socioeconomic Status Fact SheetThis fact sheet explains the impact of socioeconomic status on educational outcomes and ways to reduce risk factors such as slow academic skills development, low literacy, chronic stress, and increased dropout rates.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 55 for "Fact Sheet"X related to "GPE gives boost to geropsychology..."