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Join Us in Denver - March 17-20 2022
Looking Forward to Meeting in Person!

Common Psychopathology: What Can the Past Tell us About the Future?

Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel
1550 Court Place, Denver, CO 80202 


Join clinicians, psychiatrists, social workers, researchers, and other experts in the fields of anxiety and depression for vibrant programming, impactful connections with peers, and access to sponsors all while enjoying the beauty and excitement of Denver

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Conference Committee

Meet the ADAA 2022 Denver Conference Co-Chairs

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Lynnette A. Averill, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine and the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston
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Chadi G. Abdallah, MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Beth K. and Stuart Yudofsky Chair, Military Post Traumatic Stress Syndrome at Baylor College of Medicine and the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston

About the Conference

The ADAA 2022 Denver Conference | March 17-20

The ADAA 2022 conference will bring together clinicians and researchers from across the US and around the world who want to improve treatments and find cures for anxiety, depression, and co-occurring disorders. We're looking forward to meeting face-to-face again!


Choose from a broad range of sessions, workshops and symposia, hear engaging plenary speakers, learn about cutting-edge thinking in research and clinical practice, and earn CEs and CMEs. 


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Great opportunities to network and chat with colleagues from around the word.

Award Programs

Promoting Careers and Professional Development is a Central Focus of ADAA and is a Path to Future Leadership

Since its inception in 1998, the ADAA awards program has provided more than one million dollars to 400 aspiring professionals and given them access to a professional home, unique pairings with senior mentors from our membership, and access to engaged participation at the annual conference.

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2022 Conference Educational Sponsors
Diamond Level

Rogers Behavioral Health is a leading provider of evidence-based mental health services nationwide. Rogers provides inpatient, residential, and outpatient care for adults, children, and teens with depression and mood disorders, eating disorders, addiction, OCD and anxiety disorders, PTSD, and mental health disorders in kids with autism. With locations in communities throughout the country, including an outpatient clinic coming to the Denver area in 2022, Rogers is leading the way on measurement-based care and use of clinical outcomes. Learn more at

VistaGen Therapeutics is developing new generation medications for multiple mental health and neurology markets where current treatments are inadequate to meet the growing needs of millions of patients worldwide. Looking beyond the limitations of current treatments for anxiety, depression and suicidal ideation, VistaGen's pipeline includes three differentiated, late-stage new drug candidates, AV-101, PH10 and PH94B, each with an exceptional safety profile and fast-acting potential to treat these debilitating diseases and disorders. VistaGen is committed to improving mental health by raising awareness of the conditions that affect the daily lives of millions of patients around the world and to introducing novel treatment alternatives into inadequate treatment paradigms. Connect with VistaGen on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.

Platinum Level

At the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, we are working to create a world without disease. Transforming lives by finding new and better ways to prevent, intercept, treat and cure disease inspires us. We bring together the best minds and pursue the most promising science. We are Janssen. We collaborate with the world for the health of everyone in it. Learn more at Follow us at @JanssenUS.  Janssen Neuroscience is part of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson.

About Sage Therapeutics

Sage Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company committed to developing novel therapies with the potential to transform the lives of people with debilitating disorders of the brain.  We are pursuing new pathways with the goal of improving brain health, and our depression, neurology and neuropsychiatry franchise programs aim to change how brain disorders are thought about and treated. Our mission is to make medicines that matter so people can get better, sooner. For more information, please visit


About Biogen, Inc.
As pioneers in neuroscience, Biogen discovers, develops, and delivers worldwide innovative therapies for people living with serious neurological diseases as well as related therapeutic adjacencies. One of the world’s first global biotechnology companies, Biogen was founded in 1978 by Charles Weissmann, Heinz Schaller, Sir Kenneth Murray, and Nobel Prize winners Walter Gilbert and Phillip Sharp. Today, Biogen has the leading portfolio of medicines to treat multiple sclerosis, has introduced the first approved treatment for spinal muscular atrophy, and is providing the first and only approved treatment to address a defining pathology of Alzheimer’s disease. Biogen is also commercializing biosimilars and focusing on advancing the industry’s most diversified pipeline in neuroscience that will transform the standard of care for patients in several areas of high unmet need.


In 2020, Biogen launched a bold 20-year, $250 million initiative to address the deeply interrelated issues of climate, health, and equity. Healthy Climate, Healthy Lives™ aims to eliminate fossil fuels across the company’s operations, build collaborations with renowned institutions to advance the science to improve human health outcomes, and support underserved communities.

The company routinely posts information that may be important to investors on its website at To learn more, please visit and follow Biogen on social media – TwitterLinkedInFacebookYouTube.

Gold Level

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is dedicated to saving lives and bringing hope to those affected by suicide. AFSP creates a culture that’s smart about mental health through research, education and community programs, develops suicide prevention through research and advocacy, and provides support for those affected by suicide. Led by CEO Robert Gebbia and headquartered in New York, AFSP has local chapters in all 50 states with programs and events nationwide. Learn more about AFSP in its latest Annual Report, and join the conversation on suicide prevention by following AFSP on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube

Pathlight Mood & Anxiety Center is part of a leading national mental health care system dedicated to treating mood, anxiety, and trauma-related disorders, including depression and mania, generalized anxiety disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and PTSD. Pathlight’s evidence-based approaches treat each patient as a whole and unique person, no matter how complex the diagnosis. We provide care for children, adolescents, and adults of all genders, races, and ethnicities. Levels of care include Residential, Partial Hospitalization (PHP), and in-person and virtual Intensive Outpatient (IOP). Pathlight has locations throughout the country, with headquarters located in Denver. For more information, please visit

Silver Level

Cohen Veterans Network is a 501(c)(3) national nonprofit philanthropic organization for post-9/11 veterans, active duty, and their families. CVN focuses on improving mental health outcomes via a network of outpatient mental health clinics for veterans and military families in high-need communities, in which trained clinicians deliver holistic evidence-based care to treat mental health conditions. Learn more about CVN.

MagVenture is a medical device company with 30 years of specializing in non-invasive magnetic stimulation systems (TMS) for depression and obsessive compulsive disorder treatment as well as for clinical examination and research in the areas of neurophysiology, neurology, cognitive neuroscience, rehabilitation and psychiatry.

McLean Hospital offers exceptional care for children and adults who are living with OCD, depression and anxiety. A top rated hospital by U.S. News and World Report, compassionate care at McLean OCD Institute is provided using evidence-based treatment methods through short-term inpatient, diagnostically-specific residential, day treatment and intensive outpatient programs. The McLean OCD Institute has expanded services in Houston, TX to further meet the needs of children and adults who struggle with OCD and related disorders. 

SuperBill is a digital platform that simplifies the out-of-network claim filing and reimbursement process for your clients. Here's how it works:

  1. Your clients complete a one-time HIPAA-compliant questionnaire.
  2. You send your clients’ superbills to [email protected]
  3. SuperBill files your clients’ claims.
  4. SuperBill charges $4.99/client/month for unlimited claims. Clinicians can choose to pay for the service or pass the cost along to their clients.

SuperBill is completely free for therapists, and we only charge your clients when they are successfully reimbursed by their insurer. That means we'll never charge your clients before they've met their deductible, and we'll never charge for a rejected claim.

Interested in offering SuperBill to your clients? Feel free to schedule a complimentary setup call with us here. You can also reach out to us with any questions at [email protected].

Wiley empowers researchers, learners, universities, and corporations to achieve their goals in an ever-changing world.

For over 200 years we have been helping people and organizations develop the skills and knowledge they need to succeed. We develop digital education, learning, assessment, and certification solutions to help universities, businesses, and individuals move between education and employment and achieve their ambitions. By partnering with learned societies, we support researchers to communicate discoveries that make a difference. Our online scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly journals, books, and other digital content build on a 200-year heritage of quality publishing.

Bronze Level

Anxiety Training offers online, continuing education for mental health professionals and organizations nationwide. Our evidence-based classes and courses in cognitive behavioral therapy with exposure and response prevention help professionals build confident, successful practices that change lives. Anxiety Training maintains partnerships with numerous organizations like PESI, NYC-CBT, Light on Anxiety, and New York City Public Schools to provide foundational training for anxiety treatment. Co-founders and anxiety experts Kimberly Morrow, LCSW and Elizabeth DuPont Spencer, LCSW-C, both ADAA members, bring over 50 years of experience and leadership in anxiety and OCD treatment to Anxiety Training.

Heard is a complete financial management service that combines software and CPAs to handle accounting, payroll, and taxes for therapists in private practice. Built and designed specifically for mental health professionals, Heard offers affordable bookkeeping services, personalized financial reporting, and tax assistance to ensure you're making the most of your business and your time. When you join Heard, you'll work directly with financial specialists to track your income and expenses, file taxes online, and grow your therapy practice. You can sign up or schedule a free consultation on the Heard website.

Mindstrong is a modern mental health platform delivering accessible, compassionate coaching, therapy, and psychiatry services via our mobile app. By combining the expertise of a licensed care team with powerful, intuitive technology, we help members build emotional resilience and unlock their true potential. Through our cutting-edge technology, 24/7 live support, and access to personalized care, we’re ready to inspire members, wherever they may be along their mental health journey.

NW Anxiety Institute and NW Anxiety Pediatrics are specialty outpatient clinics located in the heart of Portland, Oregon. We specialize in bringing evidence-based treatments for OCD and anxiety to life by creatively engaging with individuals of all ages to face and overcome their fears. NW Anxiety offers outpatient therapy, therapeutic groups, parent training and support and intensive outpatient programs (IOP) for children, teens and adults with OCD or anxiety. NW Anxiety’s integrated, multidisciplinary approach ensures the delivery of quality care for both the individual as well as the family system when appropriate. All licensed clinicians receive advanced training in CBT and ERP treatment delivery and provide supervision for training clinicians participating in NW Anxiety’s Student Training Institute. 

Postpartum Support International increases awareness among public and professional communities about the emotional changes that parents experience during pregnancy and postpartum. PSI provides direct peer support to families, trains professionals, and provides a bridge between them. Advocacy efforts include the Mind the Gap campaign, in coalition with partner organizations. Our services for parents include the HelpLine, peer mentors, online support groups, and local and specialized Support Coordinators to help parents find care. Our services for professionals include trainings and certification, awareness materials for clinics, the Perinatal Mental Health Alliance for People of Color, our perinatal psychiatric ConsultLine, and Provider Directory.

For more information, resources, and support, please visit our website at


The Renewed Freedom Center was established in 2008 by Jenny C. Yip, Psy.D., ABPP to help those suffering from OCD and anxiety disorders by providing the most advanced treatment available. Our multi-disciplinary team of experts are dedicated to helping patients and their families improve their lives by overcoming OCD and anxiety.

At RFC, we teach children tools to help them change unhealthy, anxiety-driven behaviors in order to build confidence and self-reliance. Likewise, we teach family members strategies to be supportive without enabling or completely abandoning the child’s needs. When dynamics within the family system are not addressed, treatment is less productive, and results can be limited.

Located in Atlanta, Skyland Trail is a nationally recognized nonprofit mental health treatment organization offering evidence-based primary psychiatric residential treatment and day treatment programs for adults and adolescents.




Clinicians and researchers from across the US and around the world came together to improve treatments and find cures for anxiety, depression, and co-occurring disorders.

More information about the 2022 Annual Conference (March 17-20, Denver, CO) program and more coming soon.

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