APA Press Releases

March 9, 2017 - APA Voices Concerns With American Health Care Act

Calls on Congress to maintain mental health and substance use coverage

February 1, 2017 - Trump Administration Orders Pose Harm to Refugees, Immigrants, Academic Research and International Exchange, According to Psychologists

http://www.apa.org/news/press/releases/2017/01/trump-harm-refugees.aspx
 

Please see this letter signed today by APA and 150 other organizations regarding recent travel restrictions.   

https://mcmprodaaas.s3.amazonaws.com/s3fs-public/Multisociety%20Letter%20on%20Immigration%201-31-2017.pdf


And as a reminder, here is the link to the current APA policy adopted by Council in August 2016.

Resolution on the free and responsible practice of science, freedom of movement of scientists, and APA international engagement


Link to the November 2016 issue of CYF News (the CYF Office is located within the APA Public Interest Directorate), on the effects of immigration policies on children and families

http://www.apa.org/pi/families/resources/newsletter/index.aspx

 

January 27, 2017 - APA Warns Against Reinstituting 'Enhanced' Interrogation

http://apa.org/news/press/releases/2017/01/reinstituting-interrogation.aspx

 

January 26, 2017- APA Urges Trump Administration to Safeguard Standing Rock Sioux in Response to Memorandum on Dakota Access Pipeline

http://apa.org/news/press/releases/2017/01/trump-dakota-pipeline.aspx

 

January 25, 2017- APA Letter to Senators on BRIDGE Act