by Megan McCarthy

Dr. Megan McCarthy is the Deputy Director at the Suicide Prevention Virginia Office of Mental Health and Suicide Prevention.

by Jeff Nalin

Dr. Jeff Nalin is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist (PSY17766), a Certified Chemical Dependency Intervention Specialist and a Certified Youth Residential Treatment Administrator.

by Nina Rifkind

Nina Rifkind, LCSW, ACS, Owner, Wellspring Counseling, Denville, NJ. Nina Rifkind is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, practicing in Morris County NJ for almost 20 years.

by Steven Feldman

Steven Feldman is executive director of the Human Animal Bond Research Institute (HABRI). HABRI is working to establish, through science and advocacy, the vital role of companion animals in the health and well-being of individuals, families and communities.

by Cindy Aaronson

Cindy Aaronson, MSW, PhD, is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Icahn School of Medicine, secretary of the Board of Directors for ADAA. 

by John Ogrodniczuk

John Ogrodniczuk, PhD., is a Professor and Director of the Psychotherapy Program in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of British Columbia. His research, which includes focusing on complicated grief and men’s mental health, has led to nearly 200 publications.

by Beth Salcedo, MD

Beth Salcedo, MD, ADAA's current board president, is the medical director of The Ross Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, LLC.

by Paul Holtzheimer, MD

Paul Holtzheimer, MD is the Director of the Mood Disorders Service. View Full Author Bio

by Susan K. Gurley, ADAA Executive Director

Susan Gurley is ADAA's Executive Director. 

by American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

American Foundation for Suicide PreventionPeople who kill themselves