Awards Program

Promoting careers and professional development is a central focus of ADAA. Since its inceptioBlue Ribbonn in 1998, the ADAA awards program has provided more than one million dollars to 345 aspiring professionals and given them access to a professional home, unique pairings with senior mentors from our membership, and participation at the annual conference.


The Anxiety and Depression Association of America Annual Conference is the premier professional meeting on the science and treatment of anxiety disorders, OCD, PTSD, and depression in children and adults.

The conference goal includes leveraging its broad audience to synthesize cutting-edge knowledge, accelerate dissemination, and translate scientific evidence to practice by engaging clinicians.