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  • 1.Coalition for Patients' Rights Reaches out to President
    In a May 28, 2009 letter to President Obama, the Coalition for Patients' Rights (CPR) urged the president to support the utilization of non-physician healthcare providers, such as psychologists, as the Administration works to reform the nation's health care system. The APA Practice Organization has been an active member of CPR since its launch in 2006.
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  • 2.The Keeping Families Together Act
    The act would provide grants to keeping children in their families, establish a task force to examine mental health issues in the child welfare and juvenile justice systems; and include children and adolescents in residential treatment facilities for Medicaid home or community-based services waivers.
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  • 3.Tips for managing your distress related to the wildfires
    Even if you are not directly affected by wildfires, you may experience a sense of distress or vulnerability by living close by or watching the destruction unfold in news reports. This can be especially true if you have family or friends who may be impacted by the disaster and you do not yet know about their safety and wellbeing.
    Web Article (August 2011)
  • 4.Stress Won’t Go Away? Maybe You Are Suffering from Chronic Stress
    Chronic stress, which is constant and persists over an extended period of time, can be debilitating and overwhelming. Chronic stress can affect both our physical and psychological well-being by causing a variety of problems including anxiety, insomnia, muscle pain, high blood pressure and a weakened immune system.
    Web Article (November 2010)
  • 5.Jean Pettifor, PhD, wins Wilhelm Wundt-William James Award
    Jean Pettifor, PhD, wins 2013 Wilhelm Wundt-William James Award for Exceptional Contributions to Trans-Atlantic Psychology.
    Web Article (August 2013)
  • 6.Building Support from Family, Community and Professionals
    Support groups are offered to groups like teens with chronic and life-threatening medical conditions, adults caring for aging parents, families of veterans and illness-specific groups like dementia, serious mental illness, Parkinson’s, cancer.
    Web Article (January 2011)
  • 7.APF grant funds longitudinal research on adoption and same-sex couples
    Psychology professor Rachel Farr, PhD, is conducting the first longitudinal comparison of adoptive families of lesbian, gay and heterosexual parents with school-age children.
    Web Article (December 2012)
  • 8.Congress should enact a mental health parity bill this year
    A strong push is needed to pass a mental health parity bill into law in 2008. The Senate has passed a strong bill, and the House has now passed a similar bill, but time is short. Please urge negotiations now between the House and Senate so that mental health parity can become law this year.
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  • 9.Information about Insurance Coverage for Psychological Services: Resources on the Mental Health Parity Law
    In a survey recently conducted by the American Psychological Association, nearly 90 percent of Americans said they had not heard about the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008, a federal law now in effect for people who have health insurance through a group or employer plan.
    Web Article (January 2011)
  • 10.Resources for Enhancing Alzheimer's Caregiver Health (REACH)
    The REACH study compared interventions for dementia caregivers: automated telecare, behavioral skills training, long-term primary care education, family therapy and teleconferencing, psychoeducational group, environmental skill-building.
    Web Article (January 2011)
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