ADAA public blog posts address frequently asked questions about psychological and pharmacological treatment of anxiety disorders, depression, and related disorders for adults as well as children. ADAA blog posts are written by our expert professional members and offer tips and other helpful information. You can search (please see search option to the right of this page) by keyword or by population. The most recent blog posts are those that appear at the top of this page. As each blog post is also comment enabled, we invite you to share your thoughts to further the conversation. Interested in a particular topic? Have a suggestion for our next blog post? Please contact us.
by Aarti Gupta

Aarti Gupta is the Founder and Clinical Director at TherapyNest, A Center for Anxiety and Family Therapy in Palo Alto, California. She has a special interest in relationships and family therapy, as well as CBT for anxiety and related disorders. www.TherapyNest.center

by Debra Kissen

Dr. Debra Kissen is the Clinical Director of the Light on Anxiety Treatment Center of Chicago.

by Susan Gurley

Susan K. Gurley has been ADAA's Executive Director since 2015. 

by Sheila Achar Josephs

Sheila Achar Josephs, PhD is a licensed psychologist in Princeton, NJ.

Patricia Thornton, PhD specializes in the treatment of anxiety disorders and OCD. She practices in New York City.

Jennifer Shannon, LMFT is a cognitive-behavioral therapist and author specializing in anxiety disorders. She is the co-founder of the Santa Rosa Center for Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and the author of Don't Feed The Monkey Mind, The Anxiety Survival Guide for Teens and

by Kate H. Bentley, MA and Matthew K. Nock, PhD

Kate Bentley is a Clinical Fellow in Psychology at the Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School. She expects to receive her doctorate from Boston University in May 2017.

by Patricia Thornton, PhD 

Patricia Thornton, PhD specializes in the treatment of anxiety disorders and OCD. She practices in New York City.

by Amy Jacobsen, PhD

Dr. Amy Jacobsen is a licensed psychologist in Overland Park, Kansas.

by Patricia Thornton, Ph.D.

Patricia Thornton, PhD specializes in the treatment of anxiety disorders and OCD. She practices in New York City.