American Psychological Association

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The American Psychological Association (APA) is the largest scientific and professional organization of psychologists in the United States, with over 118,000 members including scientists, educators, clinicians, consultants, and students.wikipedia
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APA Award for Distinguished Scientific Contributions to Psychology

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The APA Award for Distinguished Scientific Contributions to Psychology is an award of the American Psychological Association that "honors psychologists who have made distinguished theoretical or empirical contributions to basic research in psychology."

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The American Psychological Association (APA) is the largest scientific and professional organization of psychologists in the United States, with over 118,000 members including scientists, educators, clinicians, consultants, and students.
The training models endorsed by the American Psychological Association (APA) require that applied psychologists be trained as both researchers and practitioners, and that they possess advanced degrees.

APA Distinguished Scientific Award for the Applications of Psychology

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The APA Distinguished Scientific Award for the Applications of Psychology is an award of the American Psychological Association

APA Award for Distinguished Professional Contributions to Applied Research

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The APA Award for Distinguished Professional Contributions to Applied Research (until 2003 known as the Award for Distinguished Professional Contributions to Knowledge) is a scientific award presented by the American Psychological Association "to a psychologist whose research has led to important discoveries or developments in the field of applied psychology."

APA Award for Distinguished Contributions to the International Advancement of Psychology

The American Psychological Association's Award for Distinguished Contributions to the International Advancement of Psychology is awarded for "distinguished and enduring lifetime contributions to the international cooperation and advancement of knowledge in psychology."

APA Award for Lifetime Contributions to Psychology

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The APA Award for Lifetime Contributions to Psychology is the highest award of the American Psychological Association.

APA International Humanitarian Award

The APA International Humanitarian Award is an award of the American Psychological Association that "recognizes extraordinary humanitarian service and activism by a psychologist or a team of psychologists, including professional and/or volunteer work conducted primarily in the field with underserved populations."

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There are 54 divisions of the APA—interest groups covering different subspecialties of psychology or topical areas.
The American Psychological Association (APA) was founded soon after, in 1892.

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The APA has task forces that issue policy statements on various matters of social importance, including abortion, human rights, the welfare of detainees, human trafficking, the rights of the mentally ill, IQ testing, sexual orientation change efforts, and gender equality.
The American Psychological Association states that harassment and abuse, as well as pressure from family, peers, and religious groups ignorant about and prejudiced against homosexuality, may cause high levels of emotional stress for LGB people.

Developmental Psychology (journal)

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Developmental Psychology is a peer-reviewed academic journal published by the American Psychological Association covering research in developmental psychology.

APA style

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Among these books are: the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (and a concise version titled Concise Rules of APA Style), which is the official guide to APA style; the APA Dictionary of Psychology; an eight-volume Encyclopedia of Psychology; and many scholarly books on specific subjects such as Varieties of Anomalous Experience.
It is described in the style guide of the American Psychological Association (APA), which is titled the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association.

Varieties of Anomalous Experience

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Among these books are: the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (and a concise version titled Concise Rules of APA Style), which is the official guide to APA style; the APA Dictionary of Psychology; an eight-volume Encyclopedia of Psychology; and many scholarly books on specific subjects such as Varieties of Anomalous Experience.
Varieties of Anomalous Experience: Examining the Scientific Evidence is a book edited by Etzel Cardeña, Steven Jay Lynn and Stanley Krippner and published by the American Psychological Association.

Journal of Comparative Psychology

The Journal of Comparative Psychology is a peer-reviewed academic journal published by the American Psychological Association.

American Psychological Association of Graduate Students

The American Psychological Association of Graduate Students (APAGS) is a constituency group within the American Psychological Association that represents APA graduate student affiliate members.

American Psychologist

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The American Psychologist is the Association's official journal.
American Psychologist is the official peer-reviewed academic journal of the American Psychological Association.

Emotion (journal)

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It is one of several psychology journals published by the American Psychological Association.

Archives of Scientific Psychology

Archives of Scientific Psychology is an open access academic journal published by the American Psychological Association.

Journal of Personality and Social Psychology

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The Journal of Personality and Social Psychology is a monthly peer-reviewed scientific journal published by the American Psychological Association that was established in 1965.

Psychology of Addictive Behaviors

Psychology of Addictive Behaviors is a peer-reviewed academic journal of the American Psychological Association that publishes original articles related to the psychological aspects of addictive behaviors 8 times a year.

Behavioral Neuroscience (journal)

Behavioral Neuroscience
Behavioral Neuroscience is a bimonthly peer-reviewed scientific journal published by the American Psychological Association.

Journal of Occupational Health Psychology

The Journal of Occupational Health Psychology is a peer-reviewed academic journal published quarterly by the American Psychological Association.

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The first president was G. Stanley Hall.
Hall was the first president of the American Psychological Association and the first president of Clark University.

Journal of Applied Psychology

The Journal of Applied Psychology is a monthly, peer-reviewed academic journal published by the American Psychological Association.

Health Psychology (journal)

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Health Psychology is a monthly, peer-reviewed academic journal published by the American Psychological Association.

Journal of Experimental Psychology

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The Journal of Experimental Psychology was a bimonthly peer-reviewed academic journal published by American Psychological Association.