by Andrew A. Nierenberg, MD

My friend Peter Conrad published a remarkable paper in 1985 entitled The Meaning of Medications: Another look at compliance. Peter is a Professor of Sociology at Brandeis University who is interested in social aspects of health.

by Beth Salcedo, MD

The decision to take medication for mental health is a very important one, and it often takes place when symptoms of anxiety, depression, or other mental health issues have intensified, which can make the decision process much harder.

by Karen Cassiday

Many people wonder if their therapy is really helping them overcome their problem. Why? They often have therapists who tell them that they are doing well, but their therapist does not make clear to them what they mean by making progress.

by Susan Gurley

With more than 18 million annual website visitors seeking information and resources on anxiety, depression, and related disorders, ADAA’s website has become a critical platform for help and support.

by Susan K. Gurley, ADAA Executive Director

Susan Gurley is ADAA's Executive Director. 

by Aarti Gupta, PsyD

We are in the home stretch of a prolonged, caustic, and shocking presidential campaign season.

by Susan Gurley, Executive Director

If you or someone you love suffers from depression, or an anxiety disorder, you might have come across an organization called the Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA) while searching for answers.

by Angela Neal-Barnett, PhD

More than 40 million adults in the United States suffer from some form of anxiety.

by American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

American Foundation for Suicide PreventionPeople who kill themselves

by American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

American Foundation for Suicide PreventionIf someone you know is thinking about suicide…