Psychiatrist in Manhattan Beach, California Stephen Morris, Psychiatrist

License: MD

Provider Gender: Male

Ages Served: 0-64

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Manages Medications: Yes

Psychiatrist in Manhattan Beach, California Stephen Morris, MD

Stephen Morris, MD

Dr. Morris has been described as flexible, bright, and easy-going with a good sense of humor. His clinical philosophy is rooted in practical and balanced interventions. He is well trained in psychodynamic and cognitive-behavioral psychotherapy and has extensive expertise in psychopharmacology. With the aid of modern mental health tools, he can help get things on track.

His education is broad, both in life, and academia. He graduated with highest honors from UC Santa Barbara and earned his Doctor of Medicine degree at UC San Francisco medical school. He went on to psychiatry residency at UC Davis and completed a fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at USC. He has worked extensively in the private and public sectors as a psychiatrist with patients of all ages. He treats a wide variety of symptoms, with a particular focus on ADHD, mood, and anxiety. The South Bay community has trusted him with their care since 2008.

When you meet with Dr. Morris, you’ll create an individualized treatment plan based on a collaboration between compassionate, evidence-based strategies and your own goals and insight. He’s got your back whether you are feeling well and want to use psychological science to optimize your life or are struggling with a burden too heavy to bear.


Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Shield of California
  • ComPsych
  • Elevance Health (Anthem BC)
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Magellan
  • Managed Health Network (HealthNet)
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • MultiPlan (PHCS)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Partners Direct Health
  • Sana Benefits


  • English



Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Stephen Morris. You can also call 925-282-1778 to have someone assist you.

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