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Welcome to ADAA's Professional Community

ADAA is the only multidisciplinary professional organization in mental health that engages the world’s leading experts who focus on anxiety, depression and co-occurring disorders. Engaging a membership of more than 1,800 professionals, ADAA strives to improve patient care by promoting implementation of evidence-based treatments and best practices across disciplines through trainings, continuing education and accelerating dissemination of research into practice.

membership check_1.jpgADAA promotes scientific innovation and engages a diverse network of clinicians and basic and clinical anxiety and depression researchers with diverse backgrounds in medicine, psychology, social work, counseling, nursing, neuroscience, genetics, epidemiology, and other disciplines to advance science and new treatments. 

membership check_1.jpgADAA member dues help support the free information and resources that are provided to the more than 25 million annual website visitors to www.adaa.org. Membership dues also help fund the research that will one day prevent and cure anxiety, depression and related disorders. 

Member News and Program Updates

ADAA member Mary Alvord, PhD, is featured in this NPR.org story on the school Resilience Builder Program. 
ADAA member Lata McGinn, PhD, shares how to support your partner with a mental illness in this article.
ADAA Board President Beth Salcedo, MD was interviewed in this Sunday, May 20 2018 CBS News radio clip regarding depression.
ADAA member Roy Perlis, MD, is quoted in this article about genetic testing and the cost of mental health care.