Results 1–10 of 77 for "Fact Sheet"X related to "Public Interest Government Relations..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicChildren (31)Teens (19)Socioeconomic status (8)Aging (4)Education (4) 32 more... [+] Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (4)Race (4)Law & psychology (3)Anxiety (2)Autism (2)Disability (2)Eating disorders (2)Emotional health (2)Health disparities (2)Human rights (2)Marriage & divorce (2)Natural disasters (2)Parenting (2)Sexuality (2)Stress (2)Therapy (2)ADHD (1)Bullying (1)Death & dying (1)Depression (1)HIV & AIDS (1)Kids & the media (1)Learning & memory (1)Obesity (1)Safety & design (1)Sexual abuse (1)Sleep (1)Suicide (1)Testing issues (1)Trauma (1)Violence (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeFact SheetXYear2013 (1)2012 (3)2011 (1)Author/ContributorAd Hoc Committee on End-of-Life Issues (1)Valente, Sharon (1) Results 1–10 of 77 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.The Lifespan Respite Care Act (P.L. 109-442)Respite provides temporary relief for family caregivers from the ongoing responsibility of caring for an individual with special needs, or at risk of abuse or neglect. Caregivers who receive respite report improved physical and emotional health.Fact Sheet 2.Health Care Reform: Disparities in Mental Health Status and Mental Health CareBlacks, 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 3.Illinois House Bill 1826: Religious Freedom Protection and Civil Union ActUnder the Act, civil unions would be open to all adult couples (including opposite-sex, same-sex and senior couples) and afford these couples the state-level protections and responsibilities essential to all families. The legislation also preserves the separation of church and state and ensures that religious denominations are not forced to recognize or sanctify relationships they oppose.Fact Sheet 4.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 5.Family CaregivingFamily caregivers play a critical role in our health and long term care system by providing a significant proportion of the care for both the chronically ill and aging.Fact Sheet 6.Answers to Your Questions About Same-Sex MarriageThe 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 7.Disaster Response Network Fact SheetAPA’s Disaster Response Network is a network of psychologists with training in disaster response who offer volunteer assistance to relief workers, victims, and victim’s families after manmade or natural disasters.Fact Sheet 8.Supporting Child Maltreatment Prevention Efforts in Community Health Centers Act of 2009--FactsheetThe act would fund demonstration programs at federally qualified community health centers to prevent child maltreatment and promote family well-being by addressing parenting practices and skills for families from diverse backgrounds.Fact Sheet 9.Ethnic and Racial Minorities & Socioeconomic StatusCommunities are often segregated by SES, race and ethnicity and they share characteristics of developing nations: low economic development, poor health conditions and low levels of educational attainment.Fact Sheet 10.End-of-Life Care Fact SheetA fact sheet on palliative care, which comforts and supports individuals and families nearing death, including older adults' mental health needs near death, what older adults fear most about dying, obstacles to a good death.Fact Sheet Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 77 for "Fact Sheet"X related to "Public Interest Government Relations..."