Welcome to ADAA

The Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA) is an international nonprofit membership organization (with more than 1,800 professional mental health members) and a leader in education, training, and research for anxiety, depression and related disorders.  More than 38 million people from around the world visit the ADAA website annually to find current treatment and research information and to access free resources and support. Together we are changing lives.  Welcome!


ADAA News, Members in the Media and More...

ADAA Past President Karen Cassiday, PhD, ACT, who has been volunteering in Bhutan with Health Volunteers Overseas (HVO), shares an update and more pictures from her trip. 
"Give advice and show them how to do things the first time or two or three, but then let go," says ADAA member Anne Marie Albano, PhD, ABPP in this Health Day article on older teens and their reliance on their parents. 
ADAA member Alicia Clark, PsyD authors this Psychology Today article on overcoming anxiety. 
You may have heard good things about yoga and how it can help anxiety and depression, but what does the research show? Dr. Maren Nyer, a leading expert and researcher on yoga studies and innovative treatments for depression and will share information about yoga and anxiety and depression and current medical research on this topic.