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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 25 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...

For the past 24 years of my life, I’ve been wearing a mask.  Not just any old flimsy mask, either. No, this is a true military grade bulletproof battle helmet, complete with a stainless steel cage, high-density foam padding, and some screws to hold it all together. It’s even custom molded to better protect, perform, and intimidate.
Over the past few years, there has been increased awareness and understanding of OCD within the general public.
ADAA member Stephanie Dowd, PsyD, is mentioned in this article about Kendall Jenner and her anxiety.
ADAA Board Member Charles Nemeroff, Miller School of Medicine professor /chairman in the Dept of Psychiatry & Behavioral Science, is quoted in this article on how the university is helping students cope with the trauma of the Parkland School shooting.