Welcome to ADAA

The Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA) is an international nonprofit membership organization and a leader in education, training, and research for anxiety, depression and related disorders.  More than 20 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!

Updates, Member News and More

ADAA member Michael Thase, MD, authors this article on solving clinical challenges in major depression. 
For those who lose a loved one to suicide the pain never goes away.  Samantha Thornton recently experienced the loss of her brother Andy and has partnered with ADAA to present a unique, candid and powerful 3-part blog series that she wrote to share her personal perspective. Our hope is that Samantha’s story will help others experiencing loss and grief. Part 1 is shared here.
ADAA member Franklin Schneier, MD, is quoted in this article regarding different ways psychologists handle anxiety 
ADAA member Anne Marie Albano, PhD., shares her insights on handling anxiety in this article.