American Psychological Association

American Psychological Association

White House
Health National
Over 35 national health care associations and providers have sent a letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions, U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar, and U.S. Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos urging them to drop reported plans to narrowly define sex as an immutable condition determined by genitalia at birth.  ...
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Politics Local
Washington state’s House of Representatives approved SB 5722 - legislation protecting LGBTQ youth from the dangerous and debunked practice of so-called “conversion therapy.” ...
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National
With women's rights under continuous attack, it has never been more important for teen girls to learn the history of the brave women who fought for equality and justice before them. ...
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When You Look Out the Window: How Phyllis Martin and Del Lyon Built a Community.
National
Magination Press, the children’s book imprint of the American Psychological Association, is celebrating with a new children’s book about two pioneering lesbian activists: When You Look Out the Window: How Phyllis Martin and Del Lyon Built a Community. ...
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National
To assemble the list of gay-friendly cities, SeniorAdvice.com utilized SeniorScore, to determine the best cities in general for seniors. ...
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Politics Health
Sens. Patty Murray, Cory Booker and 16 of their Democratic colleagues introduced the Therapeutic Fraud Prevention Act, legislation to classify “conversion therapy” as a fraudulent practice. ...
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Health
Nearly seven in 10 adults in the U.S. report having experienced discrimination, and 61 percent said they experience day-to-day discrimination. ...
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Health
“Conversion therapy” practices have for decades been linked to serious harm, including depression, substance abuse, and even suicide. ...
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Health
The report includes the first publication of consensus statements developed by an expert panel held by the American Psychological Association. ...
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Ashlyn Trider/Website
Health
Ashlyn Trider is a transgender woman. She began taking steps to live openly as female in 2012 after she was diagnosed with gender dysphoria. ...
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