Results 1–10 of 11 for "Policy"X related to "APA news: Neimeyer is new..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicSexuality (4)Human rights (3)Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (3)Children (2)Emotional health (2) 12 more... [+] Abortion (1)Aging (1)Death & dying (1)Education (1)HIV & AIDS (1)Immigration (1)Military (1)Sexual abuse (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Teens (1)Therapy (1)Violence (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePolicyXYear2012 (1)Author/ContributorAPA Council of Representatives (1) Results 1–10 of 11 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.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)2.APA Resolution on End-of-Life Issues and CareAPA should actively promote and support psychology's involvement in palliative care and the support of dying people. Policy 3.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 4.Chapter 13: Ethnic Minority AffairsPolicies regarding the role of ethnicity and race, racial profiling in law enforcement, diversity, American Indian mascots, and ethnic minority recruitment and retention.Policy 5.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 6.Chapter II: Elections, Awards, Membership and Human ResourcesElection and membership policy relating to the Council of Representatives, SPTA representatives, the election process, the apportionment ballot, membership fees, Fellows and affirmative action.Policy 7.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 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.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 10.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 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 11 for "Policy"X related to "APA news: Neimeyer is new..."