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  • 1.Crossroads: The Psychology of Immigration in the New Century
    This report describes the diverse population of immigrants and addresses the psychological experience of immigration, focusing on factors that impede and facilitate adjustment.
    Report
  • 2.Psychology Newswire Archive
    The most recent news articles relating to psychology, mental health, behavior, stress management, and more.
    Web Article
  • 3.Big kids
    Behavioral health experts are fighting the childhood obesity epidemic from a variety of angles, including home environment, healthy communities and school, and television commercials.
    Magazine Article - Monitor on Psychology (December 2012)
  • 4.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
  • 5.Gun Violence: Prediction, Prevention, and Policy
    This report reviews research-based evidence on causes of gun violence, whether it is homicide, suicide or a school shooting. How do mental health and mental illness affect prediction of gun violence? What can be done at the individual and community level to prevent gun violence?
    Report (December 2013)
  • 6.Effects of Poverty, Hunger, and Homelessness on Children and Youth
    Where child poverty is concentrated, the effects of youth poverty regarding academic achievement, psychosocial outcomes and physical health, the prevalence of child hunger in the U.S., the effects of hunger and undernutrition on child development, the risks severe hunger can have on school-aged youth, the risk factors for homelessness in children and youth, and more.
    Web Page
  • 7.African-American women at risk
    The obesity epidemic disproportionally affects black women. The trend is decreasing black women's life expectancy and increasing their chances of developing a host of ailments, including diabetes, cardiovascular disease and arthritis.
    Magazine Article - Monitor on Psychology (January 2013)
  • 8.Addressing the obesity epidemic: Why should psychologists care?
    Dr. Suzanne Bennett Johnson discusses how psychologists can play a role in addressing the obesity and diabetes epidemics.
    Magazine Article - Monitor on Psychology (April 2012)
  • 9.National Recommendations for Prioritizing Mental and Behavioral Health in Federal Implementation Efforts
    Outline of steps that can be taken to ensure the inclusion of behavioral and social science research, science-based interventions, and comprehensive mental and behavioral health services in the implementation of President Barack Obama's National HIV/AIDS Strategy.
    Web Page
  • 10.The impact of food advertising on childhood obesity
    The childhood obesity epidemic is a serious public health problem that increases morbidity, mortality and has substantial long term economic and social costs. Research has found strong associations between increases in advertising for nonnutritious foods and rates of childhood obesity.
    Brochure/Pamphlet (November 2010)
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Results 110 of 13794 related to "Ending and epidemic"