APA files amicus briefs in two same-sex marriage cases before US Supreme Court

APA files amicus briefs in two same-sex marriage cases before U.S. Supreme Court

APA and other leading mental health organizations argue there's "no scientific basis for prohibiting same-sex marriage" in briefs filed in cases challenging the Defense of Marriage Act and California’s Proposition 8.


From APA Publishing

  • That's So Gay!
    This book examines the nature and effects of microaggressions, or subtle forms of discrimination, toward lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people.
  • Neuropsychological Assessment and Intervention for Youth
    This book is the first comprehensive text that bridges the gap between neuropsychological assessment and intervention for children and adolescents with prevalent emotional and behavioral disorders.
  • The Best Within Us
    Enriching our understanding of happiness and well-being, this book explores the ways in which the philosophic concept of eudaimonism is embodied in psychological theory and research. Contributors discuss optimal functioning in individuals and communities, emphasizing human strengths and the fulfillment of potentials.
  • Cognitive–Behavioral Therapy for Late-Life Depression
    This DVD demonstrates cognitive–behavioral therapy (CBT) with an older woman with depression, demonstrating the technical assets of CBT while skillfully building an effective therapeutic relationship with the client.
  • APA Handbook of Testing and Assessment in Psychology
    This three-volume handbook is a comprehensive presentation of the theory and application of tests in psychology and education.

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