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  • 1.Fact Sheet: Health Disparities
    Health disparities definitions vary but they all address differences in health status between one population group in comparison to a more advantaged group and most address issues of social justice and equity.
    Fact Sheet
  • 2.Answers to your Questions About Transgender People, Gender Identity, and Gender Expression
    Transgender 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)
  • 3.Answers to Your Questions For a Better Understanding of Sexual Orientation and Homosexuality
    This pamphlet is designed to provide accurate information for those who want to better understand sexual orientation and the impact of prejudice and discrimination on those who identify as lesbian, gay or bisexual. The brochure is also available in Russian and Spanish.
    Fact Sheet
  • 4.Answers to Your Questions About Same-Sex Marriage
    The psychological and social aspects of committed relationships between same-sex partners resemble those of heterosexual partnerships, living in a state where same-sex marriage is outlawed can lead to chronic social stress and mental health problems, and same-sex couples are as fit and capable parents as heterosexual couples.
    Fact Sheet
  • 5.Health Care Reform: Disparities in Mental Health Status and Mental Health Care
    Blacks, Latinos, American Indians/Alaska Natives, and Asian Americans are over-represented in populations that are particularly at risk for mental health disorders. Additionally, minority individuals may experience symptoms that are undiagnosed, under-diagnosed, or misdiagnosed for cultural, linguistic, or historical reasons.
    Fact Sheet
  • 6.The Critical Need for Geropsychologists
    Nearly 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.Fact Sheet: Health Disparities and Stress
    Types of stress and how chronic stressors affect health disparities among racial/ethnic groups.
    Fact Sheet
  • 8.FAQ for APA Response to International Disasters
    Information 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
  • 9.Answers to Your Questions About Panic Disorder
    Panic disorder is a highly treatable condition that, once treated, does not lead to any permanent complications. The quality of economic, personal and health aspects of life can be severely impacted without treatment.
    Fact Sheet
  • 10.Data on behavioral health in the United States
    Statistics on access to treatment, mental disorders, mental illnesses and stigmatization.
    Fact Sheet (January 2012)
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