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.

  ADAA 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. 

⇒  ADAA member dues help support the free information and resources that are provided to the more than 11 million unique annual website visitors to Membership dues also help fund the research that will one day prevent and cure anxiety, depression and related disorders. 

Member News and Program Updates

Upcoming live webinars, members in the news, #ADAA2021Virtual information, trending articles, and more! Read this week's issue of Insights e-newsletter here. 
ADAA President Luana Marques, PhD joins the cast of Good Morning America to discuss the benefits of mindfulness and meditation to aide with the mental health impacts of COVID-19 isolation. Watch the video here.
The October issue of ADAA's Journal, Depression and Anxiety, is available now! All ADAA members receive complimentary access to the Journal as a member benefit.  
David Pantalone, PhD provides an overview of the content needed for cultural competence in mental health practice with sexual minority clients in this on-demand webinar. The presentation defines key terms about sexuality and gender and describe the best-supported theoretical model for explaining sexual orientation-related health disparities, the sexual minority stress model.