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.


In recognition of their passionate commitment to develop training videos to disseminate information about treating anxiety disorders to master’s level students, ADAA recognizes and congratulates these winners:

Ruth LippinRuth Lippin, LCSW, JD






Kimberly MorrowKimberly Morrow, LCSW






Elizabeth Dupont SpencerElizabeth DuPont Spencer, MSW





Not pictured:
Jeffrey Natalie, LSW
ErieKIDS, Inc.


TamTami Roblek-awardeei Roblek, PhD
University of Colorado, Denver and The Children's Hospital

Dr. Roblek developed the OCD and Anxiety Disorders Program—the only one of its kind in Colorado—serving children ages 5 to 19. Psychology interns, externs, fellows, psychiatry residents, and psychiatric nurses and social workers benefit from Dr. Roblek's structured training curriculum that focuses on the accurate assessment and effective treatment of anxious youth.