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Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.American Psychological Association Lauds High Court Decision Rejecting Mandatory Life Sentences for Juveniles Convicted of HomicideScientific research demonstrates that youths 14 and younger should not be held to same standards of culpability as adults, APA asserts.Press Release (June 2012)2.Being Bullied Throughout Childhood and Teens May Lead to More Arrests, Convictions, Prison TimePeople who were repeatedly bullied throughout childhood and adolescence were significantly more likely to go to prison than individuals who did not suffer repeated bullying.Press Release (August 2013)3.APA Brief Cited in Court’s Decision on Juvenile PunishmentIn Graham v. Florida, the Supreme Court held that the Cruel and Unusual Punishments Clause of the Eighth Amendment forbids punishing a juvenile offender—one under the age of 18 at the time of the crime—who commits a non-homicide offense with life in prison without parole.Press Release (May 2010)4.APA Informs Federal Officials of Policy Changes Related to Detainee Welfare and Interrogation in National Security SettingsAPA has sent letters to key federal agency officials, including the secretary of defense, U.S. attorney general and the CIA director, reiterating APA’s strict prohibition against psychologist involvement in torture or other types of inhumane treatment of national security detainees and informing them of recent modifications to the association’s longstanding policy related to psychologists' involvement in national security settings.Press Release (March 2014)5.Expert in Workplace Violence Prevention Available to Discuss Bullying in Professional SportsJoel Dvoskin, PhD, has specialized in the study and prevention of violent behavior for four decades, and has provided workplace violence prevention services to numerous Fortune 100 companies, colleges and universities, and communities across the U.S.Press Release (November 2013)6.Mental Health Needs of Immigrant Children and Families Critical in Immigration Reform, Psychologist SaysThe immigration experience can have a profound impact on the social and emotional development of children, especially those separated from their families or facing an uncertain future.Press Release (July 2010)7.American Psychological Association Statement Commending the Final Regulation for the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008merican Psychological Association Executive Director for Professional Practice Katherine C. Nordal, PhD, issued a statement in response to the release of the final regulations implementing the mental health parity and addiction act.Press Release (November 2013)8.American Psychological Association Elects Drexel Professor Donald N. Bersoff as 2013 PresidentDonald N. Bersoff, PhD, JD, Drexel University professor and national expert on legal and ethical issues in mental health, has been elected 2013 president of the American Psychological Association.Press Release (November 2011)9.As Sochi Olympics Begin, Experts Can Discuss Significance of Obama's Call for Gay Athletes to Lead DelegationPresident Barack Obama’s choice of openly gay and lesbian athletes to represent the U.S. government at the Sochi Winter Olympics gives psychologists an opportunity to educate a global audience about how interaction between heterosexual and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people effectively reduces prejudice.Press Release (February 2014)10.Ten Years Later, 9/11 Tragedy Has Wide-Ranging Psychological ImpactsPsychologists examine the social, political and psychological impacts of the nation’s worst terrorist attack and explores how psychological science has helped us understand the roots of terrorism and how to prevent further attacks.Press Release (July 2011) Previous 1 2 3 ... 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