For Immediate Release

Contact: Rob Grant, Communications Director
202.966.7300, Ext. 119

Caitlyn Camacho, Communications & Marketing Coordinator
202.966.7300, Ext. 154

Washington, D.C., June 26, 2013 - With today's U.S. Supreme Court ruling striking down the Defense of Marriage Act, the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) shares its related resources.

View AACAP's Policy Statement on Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Civil Rights here.

AACAP's Facts for Families on Children with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Parents can be found here.

To learn more about AACAP's policies or to speak with an expert, please contact Caitlyn Camacho, Communications Coordinator, at 202.966.7300, ext. 154 or


Representing over 8,500 child and adolescent psychiatrists nationwide, the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) is the leading authority on children's mental health.

AACAP Members actively research, diagnose and treat psychiatric disorders affecting children, adolescents and their families. For more information please visit