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[+] Frings, Daniel (1)Gurwitch, Robin (1)Hamby, Sherry L. (1)Hyde, Janet Shibley (1)Kirschner, Diana (1)Pahlke, Erin (1)Pargament, Kenneth I. (1)Pea, Roy (1)Rohan, Kelly (1)Schreibman, Laura (1)Smith, Glenn E (1)Steele, Claude M. (1)Vasquez, Melba J.T. (1)Weber, Elke (1)Youngstrom, Eric (1)Zeiss, Antonette M. (1)Hide details Results 1–10 of 325 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.American Psychological Association Commends House Bill Aimed at Promoting More Positive Images for GirlsAPA commends Rep. Tammy Baldwin, D-Wisc. and Rep. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va for introducing legislation aimed at helping young girls reject the negative media images targeting them while encouraging the media to offer healthier and more positive messages for all young people.Press Release (March 2010)2.No Scientific Basis for Prohibiting Same-Sex Marriage, Key Associations ArgueThere is no valid scientific basis for denying same-sex couples the right to legal marriage, or to deprive them of considerable benefits of the institution, according to legal briefs filed with the U.S. Supreme Court by the American Psychological Association and other leading mental health associations.Press Release (March 2013)3.APA Task Force Report Highlights Problem of Human Trafficking of US Women and GirlsPreventing the trafficking of women and girls is a complex problem that requires cross-disciplinary research, training and education, public awareness and new policies at every level of government, according to the report of a task force appointed by the American Psychological Association.Press Release (March 2014)4.Self-esteem Declines Sharply Among Older Adults While Middle-Aged Are Most ConfidentSelf-esteem rises steadily as people age but starts declining around the time of retirement, according to a longitudinal study of men and women ranging in age from 25 to 104.Press Release (April 2010)5.Psychologist Daniel Gilbert to Talk About the Science of Predicting HappinessDuring the American Psychological Association’s 118th Annual Convention, Daniel Gilbert, PhD, plans to discuss why people are so wrong when they try to predict what will make them happy in the long-term and how science can help them better predict happiness.Press Release (August 2010)6.Media Advisory: Actress Debra Winger Joins Performance at APA Convention Highlighting Stigma of AddictionAddiction and a reading of Eugene O’Neill’s “Long Day’s Journey into Night” will be performed by Debra Winger and discussed by Carlo C. DiClemente and David Shurtleff, PhD.Press Release (July 2011)7.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)8.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)9.New Ways to Teach Math and Engage More Students in STEM Studies Among Presentations at APA's 121st Annual ConventionPromising new methods to help American schoolchildren get up to speed in math, encouraging more students to seek careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), and findings that challenge long-held theories on why more boys than girls pursue STEM careers will be explored at convention.Press Release (July 2013)10.APA Applauds Evidence-Based Approach in New National Drug Control StrategyThe American Psychological Association applauds President Obama’s new National Drug Control Strategy for its strong focus on demand reduction, prevention, early intervention, treatment and science announced by the Office of National Drug Control Policy.Press Release (May 2010) Previous 1 2 3 ... 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