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  • 1.What Do Family Caregivers Do?
    Family caregivers operate as extensions of health care systems performing complex medical and therapeutic tasks and ensuring care recipient adherence to therapeutic regimens.
    Web Article (January 2011)
  • 2.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)
  • 3.Multicultural Aging and Mental Health Resource Guide
    How practitioners can maintain awareness of multicultural health issues in the aging population: race, ethnicity, language, gender, socio-economic status, physical ability, sexual orientation, education, location of residence and religion/spirituality should be considered. Resource includes journal articles, books, online resources and information for families.
    Report (October 2013)
  • 4.Resolution on Family Caregivers
    The 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.Resources for Psychologists
    Reports, videos, handouts, magazine articles and websites providing information on treating and studying caregivers, including training and cultural competency.
    Web Page
  • 6.Board of Directors Approved Minutes: June 10-12, 2011
    The Board of Directors amended bylaws concerning dues and subscriptions, amended association rules, took action on ethics cases, and discussed "Development of Clinical Treatment Guidelines by APA."
    Minutes (June 2011)
  • 7.Major Areas of Study
    Study areas include the effects of interventions or public policies on caregivers; psychological, social, health, and economic impact of caregiving; and caregiving for specific conditions or disabilities and populations.
    Web Article (January 2011)
  • 8.Help for caregivers
    APA’s soon-to-be-released 'caregiver briefcase' will guide psychologists in easing the burden on caregivers, all while improving patient care.
    Magazine Article - Monitor on Psychology (October 2010)
  • 9.Who Are Family Caregivers?
    Almost a third of the adult U.S. population is a caregiver for an ill or disabled relative, the majority are female and many are employed part- or full-time.
    Web Article (January 2011)
  • 10.Cultural Diversity and Caregiving
    Ethnic minority caregivers had a lower socioeconomic status, received more support from family members and friends, provided more care than White caregivers and had worse physical health.
    Web Article (January 2011)
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