News & Updates
What do the changes mean to the DSM-5 mean for you? Some categories and criteria for anxiety disorders have changed, but they will not affect your ability to find treatment or your current health insurance. Find out more.
Learn about a strategy that teaches family members to shape treatment-seeking behavior in someone with an anxiety disorder.
Hurricane season starts June 1. Get tips for preparing for storms and other natural disasters, including how to talk to kids about weather-related anxiety and helping children after a traumatic event.
The May 20 tornado in Oklahoma devastated a town, including an elementary school. Children rely on parents and teachers to help them deal with their emotions related to traumatic events. Get tips to help them manage.
ADAA produces a short film showing how college students suffering from anxiety and depressive disorders find relief with help from counselors and other mental health professionals.
If you live on the East Coast and have an insect phobia, you might want to seek treatment before the next brood of cicadas emerges very soon.
Ms. Shannon, a licensed marriage and family therapist, describes effective treatments for social anxiety disorder in teens. Watch a video of a teen talking about her experience with the disorder and how she got help.