Results 1–10 of 48 for "Policy"X related to "APA continues to expand its social..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicHuman rights (9)Sexuality (9)Children (7)Violence (6)Law & psychology (4) 20 more... [+] Education (3)Immigration (3)Teens (3)Therapy (3)Abortion (2)Aging (2)Emotional health (2)HIV & AIDS (2)Parenting (2)Sexual abuse (2)Death & dying (1)Environment (1)Ethics (1)Marriage & divorce (1)Military (1)Race (1)Socioeconomic status (1)Testing issues (1)Trauma (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypePolicyXYear2012 (1)Author/ContributorAPA Council of Representatives (1) Results 1–10 of 48 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.APA Resolution on UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and the Convention's Optional ProtocolsAPA strongly supports the principles and optional protocols of the UN Convention on the rights of the child, and will examine the implications of the principles in the Convention for psychologists' practice, research, education and advocacy. Policy 2.Chapter XV: Central OfficeCouncil policies related to APA's central office, including public policy activities and environmental responsibility.Policy 3.Corporal PunishmentSocially acceptable goals of education, training and socialization can be achieved without the use of physical violence against children, and that children so raised, grow to moral and competent adulthood.Policy 4.Abortion ResolutionsTermination of pregnancy is a civil right of the pregnant woman, to be handled as other medical and surgical procedures in consultation with her physician, and is legal if performed by a licensed physician in a licensed medical facility.Policy 5.The Use of Anatomically Detailed Dolls in Forensic EvaluationsSuch dolls may help children to communicate when their language skills or emotional concerns preclude direct verbal responses and act as props for older children with difficulty expressing themselves verbally on sexual topics.Policy 6.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)7.Equal Rights AmendmentPsychological theories and research should have no bearing upon the desirability of the Equal Rights Amendment, which is a matter of human rights rather than of scientific fact.Policy 8.Chapter IV: Board of Directors (Part 2)Policies regarding the Board of Directors, including issues of terrorism, other organizations, needs of military personnel, mental disability and the death penalty, workforce analysis and integrated health care.Policy 9.Resolution on Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Youths in the SchoolsLGBT children face harassment and physical violence in school environments, especially if they are poor, disabled or an ethnic minority. Policy 10.United Nations Convention on the Rights of the ChildAPA supports the UN Convention's recognition of cultural diversity within the context of an overriding concern for children's welfare.Policy Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 48 for "Policy"X related to "APA continues to expand its social..."