Results 1–10 of 42 for "Policy"X related to "Texas Psychologist Melba J.T. Vasquez..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicHuman rights (7)Sexuality (7)Children (6)Violence (5)Education (3) 19 more... [+] HIV & AIDS (3)Immigration (3)Law & psychology (3)Therapy (3)Abortion (2)Parenting (2)Sexual abuse (2)Teens (2)Aging (1)Emotional health (1)Environment (1)Ethics (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Military (1)Race (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Testing issues (1)Trauma (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePolicyXYear2012 (1)Author/ContributorAPA Council of Representatives (1) Results 1–10 of 42 Previous 1 2 3 ... 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.Chapter XI: Scientific AffairsPolicies related to scientific issues such as Dianetics, research findings, human subjects protection, science education, evolution and creationism, facilitated communication, smoking, test user qualifications and academic boycotts.Policy 3.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 4.Resolution on Marriage Equality for Same-Sex CouplesCivil marriage, civil unions and domestic partnerships perpetuates the stigma historically attached to homosexuality, and reinforces prejudice against lesbian, gay and bisexual people based on their sexual orientation or gender identity.Policy 5.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 6.Chapter IV: Board of Directors (Part 2)Policies regarding the Board of Directors, including issues of terrorism, other organizations, needs of military personnel, mental disability and the death penalty, workforce analysis and integrated health care.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.APA Resolution on Immigrant Children, Youth and FamiliesImmigration has implications for the well-being of individuals and families, which are especially intense for children, ethnic minorities, impoverished socioeconomic classes, women, lesbian, gay, and bisexual persons,and individuals with disabilities.Policy 9.Resolution on Family CaregiversThe 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 10.Advocacy for Psychology as a STEM DisciplinePolicy of the APA Council of Representatives advocating for psychology as a discipline on par with science, technology, engineering and math.Policy Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 42 for "Policy"X related to "Texas Psychologist Melba J.T. Vasquez..."