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ADAA: Your Professional Home

Research. Education. Practice.

ADAA is the only multidisciplinary professional organization engaging the world’s leading experts focused on anxiety and depressive disorders in children and adults.

ADAA's member community is made up of a diverse network of clinicians and basic and clinical anxiety and depression researchers with backgrounds in medicine, psychology, social work, counseling, nursing, neuroscience, genetics, epidemiology, and other disciplines. ADAA members strive to improve patient care by promoting implementation of evidence-based treatments and best practices across disciplines through training, continuing education, and accelerating dissemination of research into practice.



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Enhance your professional education

Attend free professional webinars: earn free CE/CME credits

Register for ADAA's must-attend annual conference

Explore ADAA’s Depression and Anxiety Journal and stay up-to-date with ADAA's professional bi-weekly, Insights e-newsletter.

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Expand your reach

Enhance your profile through listings on ADAA's Members in the News webpage.

Mentor early career professionals through ADAA's Alies Muskin Career Development Leadership Program (CDLP).

List your practice on ADAA's Find-a-Therapist platform (FAT) - designed to help member practitioners grow their practice and market their services. The FAT page averages 16,000 unique visits per month. You can also add a listing to ADAA's Telemental Health Provider directory.

Join a Committee or one of ADAA's nine Special Interest Groups and participate in monthly peer-consultation calls with your colleagues.

Mentor an ADAA early career professional or student - share your experience and expertise. Contact ADAA to learn more.

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Enjoy substantial savings

Complimentary webinar registration

Complimentary webinar registration and CE/CME credits for most live and on-demand webinars. Discounts on expanded virtual offerings like ADAA’s annual Fall Forum and more.

Significant discounts on ADAA's Annual Conference registration fees.

Complimentary subscription to ADAA's professional journal Depression and Anxiety.

Save 25% on membership with Postpartum Support International through an exclusive partnership with ADAA.

ADAA is excited to announce a partnership with Postpartum Support International (PSI), whose mission compliments ADAA's continued efforts to provide educational and support resources to our public and professional communities. ADAA members now receive 25% off of PSI Membership - check the QuickLinks in ADAA’s member community page for the discount code or contact us at [email protected]


ADAA is also excited to be partnering with Heard Mental Health to share resources and expertise. Heard is a trusted digital community for evidence-based therapists offering a robust clinical referral network, peer consultation groups, and business and accounting resources.

 ADAA is collaborating with the Massachusetts General Hospital Psychiatry Academy to co-present three CE eligible on-demand webinars. ADAA members receive a $5.00 discount applied at registration. Click here to view the available webinars.

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The publications for clinicians and researchers listed on this page are written by ADAA member professionals.
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The licensed mental health providers listed in this directory specialize in anxiety, depression, OCD, PTSD, and related disorders. All providers listed are professional members of ADAA who have chosen to be included in this database.
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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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What Current Members Have to Say About ADAA

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Johana Kaplan, PhD
Member Since 2010

Joining ADAA is not just about supporting an organization and its mission, it’s also about the relationship that you can form with the members as individuals and how they can help you achieve your goals while giving back.
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Beth Salcedo, MD
Member Since 2004, Past President

Membership in ADAA is the single best investment I have made in my career.
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L. Kevin Chapman, PhD
Member since 2008
I go to the ADAA conference to hear about cutting-edge research and practice pertaining to anxiety and related disorders. It’s also a chance to spend time with like-minded colleagues with similar interests.


ADAA membership requires payment of annual membership dues. New memberships may be cancelled for a refund up to 14 days from the date of dues payment. An administrative fee of $25 will be applied. ADAA will not provide refunds beyond this date. Refund requests must be submitted in writing to [email protected] Refund requests made by telephone will not be accepted.

ADAA reserves the right to terminate any membership application or dues payment should the applicant be determined to be ineligible for ADAA membership. In these rate instances, a full refund will be provided. Eligibility criteria for professional memberships can be found here. Eligibility criteria for trainees, postdoctoral fellows, and residents can be found here. Eligibility criteria for students can be found here. Student members must download a screenshot of their current academic schedule or submit a letter from their institution verifying their full-time student or clinical or research assistant status. Failure to provide this documentation may result in membership cancellation.