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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.

  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 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 board member Charles Nemeroff, MD, PhD shares his insights on suicide in this article. 
ADAA member Jonathan Dalton, PhD explains school refusal in this article. 
ADAA members Edna Foa, PhD, and Jennifer Shannon, MA, LMFT share how to deal with anxiety in this article. 
ADAA member Mary Alvord, PhD, shares how to help your child feel secure in an uncertain world in this article.