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 29 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 members Judith Beck, PhD and Reid Wilson, PhD share CBT techniques that will change how you manage anxiety. 
"I'm dreading and I'm anticipating the worst. But I do it anyway. And then, it's a euphoric sensation when you're done with it because you end up having a great time," says ADAA friend and supporter Ryan "China" McCarney in this NPR article.
"...People feel embarrassed that they have the anxiety, and then they don't want to deal with it. And then they don't deal with it, and it gets worse..." from the GQ article featuring ADAA member David Rosmarin, PhD. 
ADAA member Rachel Busman, PsyD, presents this public webinar on anxiety disorders in children and adolescents and ways that caregivers can help.