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Academy for Eating Disorders

Academy for Eating Disorders The Academy for Eating Disorders (AED) began in 1993 with a meeting organized by Craig Johnson, Ph.D. in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA. Thirty-three clinicians and researchers met to discuss concerns about the deleterious effect of managed care and other insurance practices on providing quality treatment for patients with eating disorders. This group saw a...

Alabama Psychological Association

Alabama Psychological Association The Alabama Psychological Association (aPA) was established in 1950 and is a state affiliate of the American Psychological Association. Alabama psychologists affectionately refer to their organization as "little aPA" to distinguish it from "big APA."The association was incorporated in 1981 for the purpose of advancing the science of psychology,...

Academy of Behavioral Profiling

Academy of Behavioral Profiling The Academy of Behavioral Profiling is a professional association dedicated to the application of evidence based criminal profiling techniques within investigative and legal venues. The Academy is committed to the development and promotion of multi-disciplinary education and training, practice standards and peer review for those who engage in...

The Japanese Association for Behavior Analysis

The Japanese Association for Behavior Analysis The Japanese Association for Behavior Analysis (J-ABA) is dedicated to promoting the experimental, theoretical, and applied analysis of behavior, which B.F. Skinner originated. The purpose of J-ABA is to provide opportunities for research, education, and practices of behavior analysis through its activities such as journal publication and annual...

Center for Ecological Study of Perception and Action

Center for Ecological Study of Perception and Action The ecological approach to perception and action, in the tradition of the late James J. Gibson, sees psychology as continuous with the natural sciences. Just as the behaviors of natural, nonliving systems at the very large and very small scales are approachable in terms of very general principles so, too, are the behaviors of living systems at the...

Research and Training Center on Family Support and Children’s Mental Health

Research and Training Center on Family Support and Children’s Mental Health The Research and Training Center on Family Support and Children's Mental Health was established in 1984 at Portland State University, Portland, Oregon with funding from the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR), U.S. Department of Education, and the Center for Mental Health Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health...

Association for Psychological Science

Association for Psychological Science The Association for Psychological Science was founded in 1988 by a group of scientifically oriented psychologists interested in advancing scientific psychology and its representation as a science at the national level. The Association for Psychological Science (previously the American Psychological Society) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to...

Academy of Medical Psychology

Academy of Medical Psychology The Academy of Medical Psychology (AMP) is a membership organization for those who are interested or trained in medical psychology. AMP was founded in 1998 to provide a number of membership services, including continuing education, mentoring, recruitment of those wanting to become involved in medical psychology, and to promote research on the...

Virtual Reality Medical Center

Virtual Reality Medical Center For the past 10 years, The Virtual Reality Medical Center (VRMC) has been using simulation technologies in three main areas: treating patients with anxiety disorders, training for both military and civilian populations, and enhancing various educational programs With U.S. offices in San Diego, West Los Angeles, Palo Alto, California and an...

The Alabama Association for Behavior Analysis (ALABA)

The Alabama Association for Behavior Analysis (ALABA) The Alabama Association for Behavior Analysis (ALABA) serves as a scientific and professional reference group that embraces the principles and practices of behavior analysis. Their goal is to promote research that will advance the understanding of behavior and to identify and promote the use of effective and humane behavioral procedures that meet...

ASA - Adlerian Society of Arizona

ASA - Adlerian Society of Arizona ASA is an affiliate of the North American Society of Adlerian Psychology (NASAP), an organization that holds annual conferences that draw professionals in the field of Psychology from all over the Globe. The NASAP annual conference is held in Tucson every 4 years, and ASA is proud to be the hosting affiliate for NASAP 2009. The Adlerian Society of...

The Aging and Cognition Unit

The Aging and Cognition Unit The Aging and Cognition Unit (formerly the Amnesia and Cognition Unit) is a neuropsychology research laboratory in the Department of Psychology at the University of Arizona, dedicated to studying memory and memory disorders. Their main focus is on understanding the cognitive and neural bases of different kinds of memory and how they are affected...

Advanced Brain Monitoring, Inc.

Advanced Brain Monitoring, Inc. For over a decade Advanced Brain Monitoring, Inc. has been designing and validating novel diagnostic devices and targeted treatment solutions. They specialize in the development of interfaces that can be easily applied by the user without assistance to obtain neuro, cardio, and respiratory signals equivalent to those obtained in a laboratory....

Canadian Child Welfare Research Portal (CWRP)

Canadian Child Welfare Research Portal (CWRP) The Canadian Child Welfare Research Portal (CWRP) provides access to up-to-date research on Canadian child welfare programs and policies. The Portal is a partnership supported by the McGill Centre for Research on Children and Families (CRCF), the Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work at University of Toronto and the Alberta Centre for Child,...

American Pain Society

American Pain Society The American Pain Society (APS) had its beginnings on March 6, 1977 at a now historic meeting in Chicago of the Ad Hoc Advisory Committee on the Formation of a National Pain Organization. Important events preparing the way for the Chicago meeting were significant increases in public awareness of pain management and research; the need for a...