Results 1–10 of 75 for "Fact Sheet"X related to "APA and Sesame Workshop Team Up for..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicChildren (29)Teens (18)Socioeconomic status (12)Education (5)Aging (4) 31 more... [+] Sexuality (4)Disability (3)Race (3)Anxiety (2)Autism (2)Eating disorders (2)Emotional health (2)Health disparities (2)HIV & AIDS (2)Human rights (2)Law & psychology (2)Marriage & divorce (2)Natural disasters (2)Stress (2)Therapy (2)Violence (2)ADHD (1)Bullying (1)Death & dying (1)Depression (1)Kids & the media (1)Learning & memory (1)Obesity (1)Parenting (1)Safety & design (1)Sexual abuse (1)Sleep (1)Suicide (1)Testing issues (1)Trauma (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeFact SheetXYear2013 (1)2012 (3)2011 (1)2010 (5)Author/ContributorAd Hoc Committee on End-of-Life Issues (1)Valente, Sharon (1) Results 1–10 of 75 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.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 2.Women & Socioeconomic StatusLow SES among women and its correlates, such as poverty, lower education, and poor health for children and families, ultimately affect our society as a whole.Fact Sheet 3.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 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.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 6.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 7.Early Exposure to TV Violence Predicts Aggression in AdulthoodPast research on media violence focused on short-term effects and reported significant relations only for boys. This study draws on social-cognitive observational-learning theory, desensitization theory, and social comparison theory to examine the longitudinal relationship between early exposure to TV violence and adult aggressive behavior for both males and females.Fact Sheet 8.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 9.End-of-Life Care Fact SheetA fact sheet on palliative care, which comforts and supports individuals and families nearing death, including older adults' mental health needs near death, what older adults fear most about dying, obstacles to a good death.Fact Sheet 10.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 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 75 for "Fact Sheet"X related to "APA and Sesame Workshop Team Up for..."