Results 1–10 of 15 for "Policy"X related to "Texas Psychologist Melba J.T. Vasquez..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicSexuality (4)Human rights (3)Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (3)Emotional health (2)Immigration (2) 9 more... [+] Children (1)Education (1)HIV & AIDS (1)Marriage & divorce (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 15 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.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.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.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 7.Patricia L. G. Taimanglo, PhDProfile of Patricia L. G. Taimanglo, PhD, Council of Representatives member (2009-2011) representing Guam Psychological Association; Tamuning, Guam.Policy 8.Chapter X: Professional Affairs (Part 1)Policies regarding the profession of psychology, including hypnosis, managed health care, licensing, impaired psychologists, hospital privileges, school psychology and prescription privileges.Policy 9.Implementing Regulations Frequently Used in Program ReviewRegulations used for doctoral, internships and postdoctoral programs are reviewed along with the guidelines and principles for accreditation.Policy 10.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 Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 15 for "Policy"X related to "Texas Psychologist Melba J.T. Vasquez..."