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European Alliance Against Depression e.V. (EAAD)

Semmelweisstraße 10, Haus 13

04103 Leipzig

Tel.: 0341-97 24 440

Fax: 0341-97 24 539



Registration of association (Vereinsregister):

Amtsgericht Leipzig, Registration Number: 4688

Prof. Dr. med. Ulrich Hegerl

European Alliance Against Depression e.V. (EAAD)

Semmelweisstraße 10, Haus 13

04103 Leipzig

Contact: Dr. Elisabeth Kohls, Tel: 0341 97-24 440 (Fax -24 539)


Bank account:

Commerzbank Leipzig

IBAN: DE19 8608 0000 0203 2338 00


The European Alliance Against Depression e.V. (EAAD) is a registered non-profit organization and receives funding from membership fees and EU funded research projects.


European Alliance Against Depression e.V. (EAAD)

Semmelweisstraße 10, Haus 13

04103 Leipzig



We will link to external sites that help us perform our mission - to inform about depression and to facilitate live for patients.

Links to external servers do not imply any official EAAD endorsement of the opinions or ideas expressed therein, or guarantee the validity of the information provided. Links to commercial sites are in no way an endorsement of any vendor's products or services.

Links will be provided to external servers that are managed in a professional manner (i.e., it is fully operational, is available most of the time, does not serve inaccurate information or obscene graphics, etc.).

This server will not link to external servers if such a link would appear to provide an official endorsement of fundraising efforts or lobbying for a political agenda.

All persons in pictures are models.


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We will identify material we use from sources outside the Service, and request others do the same when using information published by the Service.

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 is a brand and initiative of the European Alliance Against Depression (EAAD).

The iFightDepression website and online self-management tool were co-funded by the Health Programme of the European Union.