ADAA is the best place to connect to leaders and peers, discuss the latest research, and learn about new and effective treatments. ADAA leads the way in creating a distinctive multidisciplinary forum for those who focus on anxiety and mood disorders, OCD, and PTSD in children and adults.

Trainee/Postdoctoral Fellow/Resident: $105/year Join online.  

Eligibility Requirements

  • You are actively involved in postgraduate research or clinical training in any discipline relevant to ADAA’s mission.
  • Submit a letter from your institution or supervisor verifying your status as a fellow, resident, research associate, licensure trainee, or intern. Clinical trainees are not licensed or certified to practice. Individuals may remain active members in this category for up to four years only.
  • Trainee/postdoctoral fellow/resident members are not eligible for listing in Find a Therapist and may not be nominated for open positions on the Board of Directors.

Enjoy the benefits of ADAA Trainee/Postdoctoral Fellow/Resident membership:

  • Gain free online access to Depression and Anxiety, ADAA’s official journal, a top-ranking journal in psychology and psychiatry.
  • Get the latest research news, practice resources, and other announcements: Our e-newsletter, Anxiety News & Updates, is e-mailed monthly.
  • Save money with your significant discount on the registration fee to attend the ADAA Annual Conference: the only one focusing on treatment and research of anxiety disorders, OCD, PTSD, and depression, and earn CE and CME credits at no extra charge.
  • Order patient brochures at discounted prices.
  • Participate in ADAA committees, educational programs, publications, and governance when you join a standing committee or a special interest group.
  • Network with experts and colleagues from all over the country face to face and online through the members-only social networking community. Form relationships that can advance your career.

For questions or to request a membership brochure, e-mail membership manager.

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