The holidays are an exciting time of good cheer, warm family traditions, and spending time with friends. Or, are they?
For many people, the idea of entering a crowded room and chatting up coworkers or strangers at a party, exchanging gifts with friends, traveling from home, or attending large family gatherings can produce intense anxiety, depression, or both.
CE and CME credits are no longer available.
Engaging members in our work is an essential element for sustaining and positioning the organization for ongoing success.
The ADAA Board of Directors has defined these committees:
Seeking to hire two child and adolescent psychiatrist faculty members (outpatient positions). The rank is open, commensurate with experience and professional accomplishments. Qualifications include the completion of the MD degree, a residency in psychiatry, and a fellowship in child/adolescent psychiatry.
Read a brief summary of the articles appearing in this special issue of Biological Psychiatry. (Biological Psychiatry, 74(9):633, 1 November 2013) Read more.
You are invited to participate in the 34th Annual Conference of the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, held March 27–30, in Chicago, Illinois.
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.
Congratulations to new ADAA professional member Sara L. Weisenbach, PhD, assistant professor of psychiatry at the University of Illinois-Chicago. She’s the winner of the iPad mini, the prize for joining ADAA and registering for the annual conference. Thanks to all of you who entered this drawing. We're so glad you've joined us.
But you may experience anxiety that is persistent, seemingly uncontrollable, and overwhelming. If it’s an excessive, irrational dread of everyday situations, it can be disabling. When anxiety interferes with daily activities, you may have an anxiety disorder.