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 member Debra Kissen, PhD, MHSA is interviewed on integrating technology into practice in this article.
“On some level, anxiety has positive qualities. It can motivate you to make change or alert us to something going on. The emotion of anxiety itself isn’t necessarily a bad thing,” says ADAA member Michael Ziffra, MD in this article on when you should seek help for anxiety. 
ADAA members Franklin Schneier, MD and Richard Zinbarg, PhD are featured in this article on the difference between anxious feelings and anxiety disorders. 
“These recommendations are taking something that is good and making it even better,” says ADAA member Michael Thase, MD in this Thrive Global article on depression.