Monitor on Psychology - June 2012 - (Page 6)

Contents Inappropriate prescribing Research shows that all too often, Americans are taking medications that may not work or that may be inappropriate for their mental health problems. 36 28 42 52 APA honors Howell William C. “Bill” Howell is given this year’s top award for outstanding contributions to the association. What you should know about online education APA does not accredit fully online programs in professional psychology. Here’s why. Redefining masculinity Three psychologists strive to build a ‘better’ man. 56 60 70 Miscarriage and loss Losing a pregnancy can affect a woman — and her family — for years, research finds. Something for everyone APA divisions, Psi Beta and Psi Chi are hosting these sessions at APA’s Annual Convention, Aug. 2–5, in Orlando, Fla. Candidates weigh in The five candidates for APA’s 2014 president answer questions about early career psychologists and their vision for the future of psychological science. PsychologicalAssociation 6 MONITOR ON PSYCHOLOGY • JUNE 2012 Thinkstock

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Monitor on Psychology - June 2012

Monitor on Psychology - June 2012
President’s column
From the CEO
Give an Hour founder is one of Time magazine’s ‘most influential’
APA treatment guidelines panels are being formed
APA supports ‘Speak Up For Kids’
In Brief
Time Capsule
Random Sample
Judicial Notebook
APA honors Howell
Science Watch
Science Directions
What you should know about online education
Speaking of Education
Psychologist Profile
Redefining masculinity
Miscarriage and loss
Something for everyone
Candidates weigh in
Division Spotlight
American Psychological Foundation

Monitor on Psychology - June 2012