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American Psychological Association

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The American Psychological Association is the largest scientific and professional organization of psychologists in the United States and Canada. It is the world's largest association of psychologists with around 137,000 members including scientists, educators, clinicians, consultants and students. The APA has an annual budget of around $115m. There are 54 divisions of the APA—interest groups covering different subspecialties of psychology or topical areas.

  • also known as APA, American Psychological Foundation
  • written works: "2000 Apa Membership Register", "Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association", "Casebook on ethical standards of psychologists", "Biographical directory", "1996 Apa Membership Register", "Speech problems of school children", "Psycinfo User Manual/1992", "Ethnical Principles Of Psychology", "Manuscript Manager Apa Style Users Guide", "Models for multidisciplinary arrangements", "1991 A P A Membership Register", "Directory of the American Psychological Association", "Natural Behaviour in Human and Animals", "Graduate Study in Psychology 2004", "The consolidated roster for psychology in the United States and Canada", "Membership register", "Psych Therapies/II Psychosocia", "Planning for an Aging Society", "Law Psychiatry & Morality", "Staying Inside the Lines", "Bicycle Facility Planning", "Neighborhood Based Planning"
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Google previewEncyclopedia of Human Development (2005)

by Neil J. Salkind

American Psychological Association, American Psychological Association. (1994). Guidelines for child custody evaluations in divorce proceedings. Retrieved from American ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Clinical Psychology Set (2015)

by Robin L. Cautin, Scott O. Lilienfeld

The pre-1945 American Psychological Association had the sole mission of advancing psychology as a science; the reorganized American Psychological Association was intended to advance psychology not only as a science but also as a ...

Google previewMental Health and Mental Disorders: An Encyclopedia of Conditions, Treatments, and Well-Being [3 volumes] (2015)

An Encyclopedia of Conditions, Treatments, and Well-Being by Len Sperry

Mariani, PhD See also: Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association Further Reading American Psychological Association. “About APA.” Washington, DC, 2014. American Psychological ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Emotion (2010)

by Gretchen M. Reevy, Yvette Malamud Ozer, Yuri Ito

AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION 57 members and was the world's largest psychological association. The association's membership consists of academicians, scientists, and practitioners such as therapists ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Counseling (2008)

by Frederick T. Leong

Eduardo Morales See also Asian American Psychological Association (v3); Association of Black Psychologists (v3); Ethnic Minority (v3); National Latina/o Psychological Association (v3); Society of Indian Psychologists (v3) Further Readings ...

Google previewDictionary of Counseling (2005)

by Donald A. Biggs, Gerald Porter

Two professional organizations that provide ethical guidelines for counselors are the American Psychological Association, particularly Division 17 or Counseling Psychology, and the American Counseling Association. Both organizations have ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Depression (2010)

by Linda Wasmer Andrews

Washington, DC: American Psychological Association, 2006. Joiner, Thomas, and James C. Coyne, eds. The Interactional Nature of Depression: Advances in Interpersonal Approaches. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association , ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of American Indian Issues Today (2013)

by Russell M. Lawson

AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION STATEMENT ON AMERICAN INDIAN MASCOTS The American Psychological Association in 2005 adopted an official stance regarding the continued use in college and professional sports of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cross-Cultural School Psychology (2010)

by Caroline S. Clauss-Ehlers

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Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Psychological Trauma (2008)

by Gilbert Reyes, Jon D. Elhai, Julian D. Ford

American Psychological Association Division 12. (1993). Report of the task force on promotion and dissemination of psychological procedures. Washington, DC: Author. American Psychological Association, Task Force on Psychological ...

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