Therapists & Researchers

WHY ATTEND?

Connections. Science. Practice. Training.

This conference is like no other in scope and depth. You will have unsurpassed access to experts in clinical care and research, opportunities to network with colleagues from around the globe, and take away experiences that will enrich your research and practice. Talk with people who share your interests and passions.

Membership

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.

Education

Educational resources cover a wide variety of topics (free and for purchase).

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Steven Kurtz, PhD

Treating Selective Mutism
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Anxiety and Depression Conference Endorsements

Why is the Anxiety and Depression Conference a must-attend event? Find out what psychologists, psychiatrists, researchers, clinicians, and others say about their experiences in 2013 and the benefits they find so useful.

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New Personal Story You Should Not Miss

1/29/2014

In his new book, author Scott Stossel reveals his lifelong struggle growing up and living with severe anxiety disorders — and why getting early treatment for children is so important.

New Research in the Treatment of Social Anxiety Disorder

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Stefan Hofmann, PhD

Professor of Psychology

Director
Psychotherapy and Emotion Research Laboratory

Director, Social Anxiety Program
Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders at Boston University

Dr. Hofmann's recent research has uncovered a novel application of the drug d-cycloserine to treat social anxiety disorder.

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Kids Got Anxiety Disorders?

12/23/2013

Parents will do anything to help their children. Read one man's story of chronic and severe anxiety that began early in his childhood. The editor of The Atlantic magazine, Scott Stossel still struggles with sometimes-disabling symptoms, but he manages his disorders and lives a successful and highly productive life.

Trouble Sleeping?

12/16/2013

Trouble sleeping and nightmares are two symptoms of PTSD. If you've experienced a traumatic event, find out what you can do to improve your sleep.

Sleep Problems and PTSD

Many people have trouble sleeping at times. But it's more likely after you have experienced an accident, war, assault, disaster, or other traumatic event.

You may find you are sleeping too little, or too much, or having nightmares. If these symptoms don't go away, get worse over time, or interfere with your daily life, it might be time to see a doctor.

Trouble sleeping and nightmares are two symptoms of PTSD.

Recorded Webinars for ADAA Members

2014

Novel Pharmacologic Strategies to Enhance Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy: Focus on D-Cycloserine (June 11, 2014), presented by Mark H. Pollack, MD
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Psychotherapy for GAD and Comorbid Major Depression
(April 24, 2014), presented by Cindy J. Aaronson, MSW, PhD
Watch the recorded webinar.

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