Therapists & Researchers
Recognizing ADAA Members
The ADAA Awards Program recognizes member participation and commitment to the association and to the community.
ADAA Member of Distinction Award
Application deadline: January 8, 2015
To honor the memory and lifework of Jerilyn Ross, cofounder of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America and president from 1985 to 2010, this award acknowledges a professional who exemplifies excellence and outstanding advocacy for patient education and care, training, and research.
Reid Wilson, PhD
Director, Anxiety Disorders Treatment Center
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
This award acknowledges ADAA members who fulfill the public education and outreach mission of the association by serving the community with a novel, innovative project that expands the delivery of information or clinical services.
This award recognizes midcareer clinicians and researchers who advance the mission of ADAA through significant service and commitment to the organization and its membership.
Congratulations to the award winners:
Robert Ackerman, MSW
Anxiety Disorders Treatment in Brooklyn
Congratulations to all new research poster winners.
Congratulations to the winners for the best original research paper on neurobiology, psychopharmacology, psychosocial treatments, or experimental psychopathology of anxiety disorders and depression.
This award is supported by the official ADAA journal, Depression and Anxiety, published by Wiley-Blackwell.
Rebecca B. Price, PhD
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Looking Under the Hood of the Dot-Probe Task: An fMRI Study in Anxious Youth
The Anxiety and Depression Conference 2015 will be held at the Hyatt Regency Miami, located in the heart of downtown, accessible to dining and shopping, 15 minutes from South Beach and two minutes from the Port of Miami.
What's complicated about grief? Listen here, and find out how it differs from bereavement and how it's treated.
Katherine Shear, MD
Marion E. Kenworthy Professor of Psychiatry
Columbia University School of Social Work
and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Director, Complicated Grief Research and Training Program
Director, Complicated Grief Treatment Program, New York State Psychiatric Institute
Director, Bereavement and Grief Program, Columbia University School of Social Work
Dr. Shear describes complicated grief, how it differs from bereavement, and how it's treated.
Watch Treating Anxiety Disorders, a six-part educational video series created to train master's-level clinicians.