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American Journal of Orthopsychiatry Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Is Sexual Orientation Determined at Birth?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of July 10, 2006

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
      Government Reports and Peer-Reviewed Studies
Official vetted reports from international government bodies (such as the United Nations and the European Union), foreign governments (federal level agencies such as France’s Ministry of Justice, South Africa’s Ministry of Health, or Japan’s office of the Prime Minister), and US government agencies (state, federal, and quasi-government agencies including the Smithsonian Institution, the National Academy of Sciences, and Legal Services Corporation) and peer-reviewed studies from academic journals (such as Science, Nature, New England Journal of Medicine, etc.) tend to have multiple editorial and ideological filters, and they normally receive rigorous review from experts before being formally issued.
Description:

Peer-reviewed journal published by the American Psychological Association

Mission:

American Journal of Orthopsychiatry is dedicated to informing public policy and professional practice, and to the expansion of knowledge relating to mental health and human development from a multidisciplinary and interprofessional perspective.”

American Journal of Orthopsychiatry website (accessed July 10, 2006)

Other:
For-profit, psychiatric journal