AACAP


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AcronymDefinition
AACAPAmerican Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
AACAPAmerican Association of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
AACAPATSIC/Army Community Assistance Program
AACAPArmy Aboriginal Community Assistance Program (Australia)
AACAPArea Agency on Aging of the Capital Area (Texas)
AACAPAssociate of the Australian College of Ambulance Professionals (Australia)
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Minister for Defence, Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC, said the AACAP deployment harnesses the skills of the construction, trade and training personnel in the Army.
Some of these include the American Medical Association (AMA), the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM), the American Cancer Society, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP).
It is based both on the ethical codes of the counseling profession (i.e., American Counseling Association [ACA] Code of Ethics, 2005; American Mental Health Counselors Association [AMHCA] Code of Ethics, 2010) and on current and well-established best practices (e.g., the AACAP Practice Parameters for Child Custody Evaluation, 1997; the APA Guidelines for Child Custody Evaluations in Family Law Proceedings, 2010; and the Association of Family Conciliation Courts [AFCC] Model Standards of Practice for Child Custody Evaluation, 2006).
Joint AACAP and APA position statement on prevention of bullying-related morbidity and mortality.
Rancho Cucamonga, CA, August 25, 2012 --(PR.com)-- According to the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) Child sexual abuse has been reported up to 80,000 times a year, but the number of unreported instances is far greater…
The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) takes the position that such restrictions are inadequate and may lead to insufficient information, condensed evaluations, diagnostic errors, and inadequate treatment planning.
There have been over 200 controlled studies over the past fifty years (AACAP, 2006).
As these behaviors depend on the capacity to anticipate an action's consequences and, in these cases, interventions related to assertiveness training are effective in increasing well-being and the adolescent's capacity for adaptation to ADHD (AACAP, 1997; Weiss et al., 2008), it can be said that the assessment of items which belong to this factor is an important clinical resource, especially for accompanying interventions.
(7.) Pliszka S; AACAP Work Group on Quality Issues.