Public Interest Advocacy
APA Initiatives on Immigration and Related Issues
Over the last decade, APA has engaged in education, outreach and advocacy on behalf of immigrants
Paycheck Fairness Act
On Tuesday, July 20, Senior Director Shari Miles-Cohen, PhD attended a White House Middle Class Task Force event to hear Vice President Joseph Biden implore members of the U.S. Senate to be “on the right side of history” by passing the Paycheck Fairness Act (H.R. 12 and S. 182).
Health Disparities and Health Care Reform
Advocacy efforts address reducing health disparities across all populations, health care reform policy, increasing access to mental and behavioral health services, and addressing the social determinants of health.