August 27, 2015 |Vol. 12, No. 14
Be sure you’re well informed as the Oct. 1, 2015, implementation fast approaches.
- New legislation aims to strengthen mental health system
Bipartisan Senate leaders prioritize improving outcomes for people with serious mental illness.
- The Committee for the Advancement of Professional Practice elections open until Sept. 18
Member participation helps chart the future direction of the APA Practice Organization.
- Research roundup: Animal-assisted therapy
This issue addresses the use of animals as a therapeutic agent in reducing aggressive behaviors, anxiety, posttraumatic stress symptoms and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder in a variety of inpatient and outpatient settings.
- Navigating the new landscape of professional practice
Presentation from the 2015 APA Annual Convention now available.