Members and Membership

Join us

New members are always welcome to join the European Alliance Against Depression and we are looking forward to sharing experiences, spreading the 4-level approach as well as undertaking future activities together. Please see below the different opportunities of joining us.

Become a National Chapter

You can become the national chapter of your country if there is not already one established. As this you act as the national leading centre. The national ‘leadership centres’ form an umbrella organisation for regions that are interested in cooperating and implementing the 4-level-approach and in participating in other activities.

If you are interested in becoming a national chapter please contact us.

The European Alliance Against Depression (EAAD) membership includes:

  • Support with implementing the 4-level intervention programme in your region/country
  • Assistance with the adaptation of materials from the large EAAD intervention catalogue according specific regional requirements
  • Exchange of experiences with researchers and experts all over Europe via our established network
  • Participation in international research projects targeting depression and suicidality and
  • Support with national and international grant applications.

Work as a regional alliance with the National Chapter: If you want to become a regional alliance in your country please contact the national chapter in your country or the coordination centre (see member section). Materials and support to implement the 4-level-approach will be provided.

Become an Associate Member

You can also become an individual or associate member in your country besides the national chapter. Please contact us for further information.

Become a Supporter

If you wish to support our idea, our work and national and international research on depression and suicide prevention organized by the EAAD, you can support us with a financial contribution. For this please contact our coordination centre any time vial mail or phone.

Please do not hesitate to contact us at any time regarding membership in the EAAD. is a brand and initiative of the European Alliance Against Depression (EAAD).

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