WCP 2020 - The 20th World Congress of Psychiatry

The 20th World Congress of Psychiatry (WCP 2020) will take place October 14-17, 2020 in Bangkok, Thailand. This is a unique multidisciplinary forum for colleagues from around the world to meet and discuss a variety of topics, generating stimulating debates and fruitful collaborations. Join leading experts and other allied healthcare professionals for this outstanding opportunity to take part in educational sessions and networking opportunities.

SPACE (Supportive Parenting for Anxious Childhood Emotions)

SPACE is a parent-based treatment for childhood anxiety and obsessive-compulsive disorder that has been found to be as efficacious as individual cognitive-behavioral therapy.

Three SPACE Workshops open for registration

These 2-day workshops, offered by ADAA member Dr. Eli Lebowitz of the Yale Child Study Center will cover all the essentials of delivering SPACE in a reliable and effective manner and are geared toward intermediate or advanced clinicians. The workshops will include case presentation, video excerpts, and simulations of treatment components.

The workshops will take place:

  • Yale (New Haven, CT) from 9AM to 5PM on January 12-13, 2020: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/75058607315
  • San Francisco, CA: from 9AM to 5PM on February 16-17, 2020: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/75066926197
  • Los Angeles, CA: from 9AM to 5PM on February 19-20, 2020: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/75068320367

Participants who attend the full 2-day workshop will receive a Certificate of Completion. 

Room is limited and anticipate that this workshop will fill up quickly. If you would like to participate please register as soon as possible.

This program is approved for 12 Continuing Education Credit Hours by the National Association of Social Workers (CT Chapter) and meets the continuing education criteria for CT Social Work Licensure renewal. Approval also meets the continuing education criteria for CT LMFTs, LPCs, and licensed psychologists. Providers from other states should inquire with their local board to see whether CE's will be reciprocal (many states will accept hours approved by another chapter of the National organization).

If you are unable to attend these trainings but would like to be informed of future workshops, please visit: www.spacetreatment.net and sign up to receive future workshop information.

Perinatal Mental Health Training for Frontline Providers: Webinar Series


ADAA is pleased to be working closely with Postpartum Support International (PSI).

Check out PSI's online training for frontline providers which is  available for purchase and download. 

Write to training@postpartum.net for more info or join our mailing list to get updates.


Postpartum Support International (PSI) is the leading organization devoted to perinatal mood and anxiety disorders. In addition to supporting mothers, fathers, and families directly, PSI offers frontline healthcare providers with resources to help identify, support and treat individuals living with perinatal mental health complications.


Massachusetts General Hospital CBT Webinars

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Cost for all participants: $35.00 

ADAA members receive a $5.00 discount on each webinar or a $10.00 discount when purchasing all three webinars together by entering the code "ADAA" during registration.

These webinars are fully on-demand and open for participation to anyone at any time. These sessions are approved for CME credit through January 19, 2021.

ResearchMatch Partnership

We’ve partnered with ResearchMatch to help find cures for anxiety and depression! 

ResearchMatch is a national registry designed to promote the completion of clinical trials by matching volunteers interested in research with researchers nationwide. Funded by the National Center for Advancing Translation Science, which is part of the NIH, ResearchMatch is disease-neutral and institution-neutral so that participants with and without health problems can be included and valued. Learn more.

Get involved. Get Matched!

ADAA seeks to build strategic partnerships with additional organizations to deliver the highest quality programs, education, and information through co-sponsored webinars, blog posts and other educational materials for the public and professional membership.

If you are interested in collaborating with ADAA, please contact Astrid Masfar