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Carolyn D. Morris, PMHNP

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My department:
Mental Health

My specialty:
General

My provider affiliation:
Kaiser Permanente provider

I speak: English

My gender: Female

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About me

I am West Coast transplant from the East Coast. I lived in the San Francisco Bay area for many years. Later, I moved north to Seattle and Bellingham, Washington, and a Canadian gulf island before becoming a Portlander for the last 10 years. I hold undergraduate degrees in English and nursing, and have a master's degree in public health, as well as a master's degree in nursing from the University of Washington. I was a musician (pianist) before I started my nursing career. During the past two years I have become more involved in music again. Now I am learning violin and trying to keep up with my four grandchildren who are budding violinists. I view music and medicine as two sides of the same coin, and I feel very lucky to have both in my life.

About my practice

I am very committed to my professional life as a psychiatric nurse practitioner. I chose to work in psychiatry because I am interested in people's lives and the sense they make of their lives. My best practice days are when people tell me they feel listened to, and when I feel I have made something a bit better for them. I have worked in a number of settings, including the Veteran's Administration in California and in community psychiatry in Seattle and the Portland area before coming to Kaiser Permanente 10 years ago. I have great interest in health care policy and before coming to Kaiser Permanente held associate medical director positions in community psychiatry. Here at Kaiser Permanente I am happy to come to work every day and provide clinical care to the many patients I have come to know and care about. I love working in an integrated practice of medical and mental health care because I believe this provides a holistic framework for health.

How I thrive

I am blessed to have a wonderful family of people and pets and I spend as much time with them as I can. Walking our two dogs with my daughter is my idea of a perfect time for all four of us! I begin my days with early swims and end them a good book. In between I practice violin in every spare moment.

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Medical Groups, Plans, and Networks

Mental Health
3550 N Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97227
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  • Advice Nurse/Appointments/Cancellations
  • 1-800-813-2000 (toll free)
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  • 503-813-2000
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  • 503-285-9321
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  • 1-800-735-2900 (toll-free TTY for the hearing/speech impaired)

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My training, certifications & licensing

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Certification

Psychiatric MH Nurse Practitioner

American Nurses Credentialing Center

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Professional training

General Nursing

University of San Francisco
San Francisco , CA

Mental Health

University of Washington
Seattle , WA

Joined Kaiser Permanente

2004

Provider ID

68375

License information

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Questions? Please call Membership Services from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., 7 days a week (except major holidays).

  • Portland: (503) 813-2000
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For language interpretation services: 1-800-324-8010 (toll free).

For specific license information, including malpractice history and disciplinary actions, you can call the Oregon Medical BoardExternal Link at (971) 673-2700 or the Washington State Department of HealthExternal Link at (360) 236-4700.

Referrals to affiliated community physicians/providers in Oregon and Washington

Affiliated community physicians/providers are not part of the Northwest Permanente Medical Group (NWPMG). They are physicians/providers credentialed by Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of the Northwest and/or who have a contract with the NWPMG.

If your NWPMG physician decides that you require covered services not available internally from an NWPMG physician, he or she may refer you to an affiliated community physician/provider. You must have a written, authorized referral from Kaiser Permanente in order to receive a covered service from an affiliated community physician/provider.

Referrals to affiliated community dentists in Oregon and Washington

Affiliated community dentists are not part of Permanente Dental Associates (PDA). They are dentists credentialed by PDA for Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of the Northwest, and they have a contract with PDA.

If your PDA dentist decides that you require covered services not available internally from a PDA dentist, he or she may refer you to an affiliated community dentist. You must have a written, authorized referral from Kaiser Permanente in order to receive a covered service from an affiliated community dentist.

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This page was last updated on:

12/18/2018