Welcome to ADAA

Founded in 1979, the Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA) is an international nonprofit organization dedicated to the prevention, treatment, and cure of anxiety, depression, OCD, PTSD, and co-occurring disorders through education, practice, and research. With more than 1,800 professional mental health members (many of whom contribute blog posts, host webinars, review website content and more) ADAA is a leader in education, training, and research. More than 11 million people from around the world visit the ADAA website annually (and click on more than 19,000,000 pages)  to find current treatment and evidence-based research information and to access free resources and support. Together we are changing lives.  Welcome!


ADAA News, Member Publications and More...

ADAA member Dr David Rosmarin is featured in this DatingAdvice column on managing relationship anxiety during these challenging times. "...During the COVID-19 pandemic, cohabiting and married couples have had to lean on each other to get by, and it’s natural for issues to arise along the way. The crisis can be an opportunity for couples to reinforce their relationship and spend more time together — but they have to take on the challenges that come with that..."
ADAA member Kari Gregory, MS, LPC, LCPC shares tips and strategies to help you stop the worry cycle in this short video.
Thursday, November 05, 2020 1 pm - 2 pm ET Intrusive thoughts can create intense anxiety and lead to rumination for those who suffer from them. ADAA members Drs. Debra Kissen and Paul Greene discuss how to recognize intrusive thoughts, how they differ from other anxiety symptoms, and will provide you with tools and techniques to move past them in this live webinar.
How to manage the stress brought on by Covid-19? Harvard psychologist and ADAA President Dr. Luana Marques comes to the Red Table with advice on how to manage your mental health during this challenging time. The doctor also shares important symptoms of depression.