The International Society for Maladaptive Daydreaming – LAUNCH!

We are thrilled to announce that we have formally established The ISMD: a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of persons with Maladaptive Daydreaming.


Our Mission

  • Promotion of public and professional education
  • Community engagement and advocacy
  • Support for pioneering research
  • Promotion of innovative therapies through professional collaboration
  • Enhancement of communication between professionals and those with lived experience
  • Raising awareness


We now call on the MD community, interested professionals, and others to join our society!

Call for Members

We are excited to welcome you into the International Society for Maladaptive Daydreaming!

Join us to learn more about maladaptive daydreaming and to access exclusive ISMD benefits. To explore the membership benefits, please check out our membership page. Remember: we are first of all a non-profit, our main purpose is to connect and raise awareness.

Join now to receive our limited time offer for a discounted an annual membership price of  $39  $25! Membership fees will be used to develop and grow ISMD projects, increasing its membership offerings and impact.

If you want to join ISMD and are aged 18+, please fill out the membership form HERE.

You can also contribute to our cause with donations by clicking HERE.


Call for Volunteers

We now call on the MD community, interested professionals, and others to join our society!

Hello Friends and Maladaptive Daydreamers,

We’re excited to be organizing a non-profit society for the benefit of MDers and other interested parties! We are now calling for volunteers for a few initial positions to ensure that all operations run smoothly when we launch. Roles that we are currently recruiting for are:

  • Lawyer
  • Accountant
  • Social Media Specialist
  • Community Management Specialist
  • Content Writer or Editor

These positions will be fully remote, and the time commitment can vary depending on your availability.

Thank you for your enthusiasm; we are incredibly grateful for your assistance and excited to make a difference together!

If you are interested in volunteering with us, please fill out this form.