ADAA is the only multidisciplinary professional organization in mental health that provides a distinctive forum for those who focus on anxiety, OCD, PTSD, and depression in children and adults.

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Welcome, new members!

Nina F. Rifkind, LCSW, ACS Nina F. Rifkind, LCSW, ACS
Nicholas Forand, PhD Nicholas Forand, PhD
Melanie Santos, PsyD Melanie Santos, PsyD
Sahib Khalsa, MD, PhD Sahib Khalsa, MD, PhD

Benefits of Membership


Network with experts and colleagues from all over the country in person and online through our listserv and Member Directory.

Promote Your Practice

Help patients find you through the ADAA Find a Therapist directory, which has more than 2.3 million visitors a year.


Members receive a complimentary subscription to Depression and Anxiety, the official journal of ADAA.

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Membership Categories


Those who are licensed to provide clinical services or those who conduct research in anxiety disorders, OCD, PTSD, and depression.

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Trainee/ Postdoctoral Fellow/Resident

Those who are actively involved in postgraduate research or clinical training in any discipline relevant to ADAA’s mission.

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Current enrollment as a full-time undergraduate, research assistant, or graduate student in a related field (medicine, psychology, social work, public health, neuroscience, nursing, counseling, etc.).

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If your practice or research focuses on anxiety disorders, OCD, PTSD, or depression, you should belong to ADAA and attend the conference. It is the single best investment I've made in my career.– Beth Salcedo, MD