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

ADAA’s virtual 3D March conference promises to deliver the same vibrant programming, impactful connections with peers, and access to exhibitors and sponsors in a dynamic, digital setting that will be accessible from anywhere. Don’t forget, the deadline to submit a session abstract is October 7, 2020!
Shop our ADAA Store today for 25% off your purchase! The leaves will soon be falling - and so are our store merch prices! Shop today for yourself or a loved one and give the gift of hope and help. All proceeds from the sale of ADAA store items directly supports our mission to help prevent, treat, and cure anxiety, depression, OCD, PTSD, and co-occurring disorders through education, practice, and research. Check out our fun items today! Thank you...
As part of our ongoing commitment to enhance member value, ADAA is excited to announce a new member benefit! ADAA members now receive 25% off of PSI membership. Check the QuickLinks in your member community or contact ADAA at for the discount code. Our partnership with Postpartum Support International (PSI), whose mission - to promote awareness, prevention and treatment of mental health issues related to childbearing in every country worldwide - compliments ADAA's continued efforts to provide educational and support resources to our public and professional communities.
Attn: ADAA Members: ADAA Board of Directors Seeks Nominations For One Open Board Seat.    The ADAA Board of Directors, the governing body of the Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA), is a volunteer group of members who are clinicians, researchers, and others with a commitment to advancing treatment, research, training, and education about anxiety disorders and depression. The ADAA Board provides governance and strategic direction to the overall organization. Board members reflect the highest standards of conduct and contribute their skills and resources to advance the mission of ADAA.    The ADAA Board of Directors has an open board seat and will be selecting one candidate to become a member of the Board effective at the end of December, 2020. The open Board seat is designated as ADAA's Early Career Board seat. The early career board member is a voting member of the ADAA Board and serves a two-year term. The Board wishes to enhance its engagement with early career professionals and seeks to have the early career voice fully represented and involved on the ADAA Board. Early career is defined as a professional who has completed her/his/their terminal degree or postdoctoral fellowship/medical/clinical residency (or the equivalent) within the past 10 years.Here is your opportunity to help lead ADAA into the future!  Review the responsibilities and qualifications and download the application form.