Results 1–9 of 9 for "Fact Sheet"X related to "APA's Strategic Plan includes expanding..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicChildren (2)Aging (1)Health disparities (1)HIV & AIDS (1)Human rights (1) 7 more... [+] Law & psychology (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Natural disasters (1)Sexuality (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Teens (1)Trauma (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeFact SheetX Results 1–9 of 9 Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.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 2.The Critical Need for GeropsychologistsNearly 20% of older adults and two-thirds of nursing home patients now experience some kind of mental disorder. The most prevalent mental disorders of older adults are anxiety, cognitive impairment (due to dementia) and depression. 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.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 5.Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Persons & Socioeconomic StatusDiscrimination of LGBT persons in the workplace is a significant factor in the differences in socioeconomic status for LGBT persons.Fact Sheet 6.FAQ for APA Response to International DisastersInformation about APA's response to international disasters, including web-based psychological resources, aiding the United Nations, fielding media inquiries, and donating to the American Red Cross.Fact Sheet 7.Cardiovascular Disease in Children and AdolescentsThe most common cardiovascular problem is congenital heart defects or problems with the heart’s structure that are present at birth. The etiology may be genetic, may be related to exposure to certain drugs/illnesses during pregnancy but in most cases is unknown.Fact Sheet 8.Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis and Demyelinating DisorderPediatric MS refers to onset of symptoms prior to age 18 years.Fact Sheet 9.HIV/AIDS in Children and AdolescentsThe human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is a retrovirus that attacks vital cells in the immune system and is transferred through specific bodily fluids (e.g., blood, semen, breast milk).Fact Sheet Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–9 of 9 for "Fact Sheet"X related to "APA's Strategic Plan includes expanding..."