Results 1–10 of 47 for "Fact Sheet"X related to "APA's council takes action" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicChildren (17)Teens (11)Aging (3)Education (3)Sexuality (3) 22 more... [+] Socioeconomic status (3)Anxiety (2)Marriage & divorce (2)Natural disasters (2)Race (2)Therapy (2)Bullying (1)Death & dying (1)Depression (1)Disability (1)Eating disorders (1)Emotional health (1)Health disparities (1)HIV & AIDS (1)Human rights (1)Kids & the media (1)Law & psychology (1)Sexual abuse (1)Stress (1)Suicide (1)Testing issues (1)Trauma (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeFact SheetXYear2013 (1)2012 (3)2011 (1)2010 (1)Author/ContributorAd Hoc Committee on End-of-Life Issues (1)Valente, Sharon (1) Results 1–10 of 47 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next 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.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 3.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 4.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 5.PsycINFO® Frequently Asked QuestionsAnswers to frequently asked questions about APA's PsycINFO® database.Fact Sheet 6.The Elder Justice Act (S. 1070/H.R. 1783)The act is designed to provide federal resources to prevent, detect, treat, understand, intervene in and, where appropriate, prosecute elder abuse, neglect and exploitation.Fact Sheet 7.Understanding and Preventing Child Abuse and NeglectThe Child Abuse and Prevention Treatment Act (CAPTA) defines child abuse and neglect or child maltreatment as any recent act or failure to act on the part of a parent or caretaker, which results in death, serious physical or emotional harm, sexual abuse or exploitation, or an act or failure to act which presents an imminent risk of serious harm.Fact Sheet 8.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 9.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 10.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 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 47 for "Fact Sheet"X related to "APA's council takes action"