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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 22 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!

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ADAA member Stephen P.H. Whiteside, PhD, ABPP is quoted in this article on treating anxiety in children. 
ADAA members Anne Marie Albano, PhD, ABPP, Daniel S. Pine, MD, Eli R. Lebowitz, PhD, and Jill Ehrenreich-May, PhD are mentioned in this article on the right way for parents to help anxious children. 
ADAA Board member Luana Marques, PhD. “Being invited to events, even if we may not actually be interested in them, signals to us that we are important, we are accepted, we belong, we are part of a community...the important thing is not the event itself, but the fact that we have been accepted into a social circle by being invited to it.” Read more.
ADAA member Stefan Hofmann, PhD, shares his insights on why some people dread opening gifts in front of others.