Mark Morris, LCSW, offers powerful tools that bring relief from emotional pain, increased self-knowledge, and appreciation of life.

As a cognitive behavioral therapist (CBT), Mark specializes in depression, anxiety, adjustment, anger, grief, maintaining sobriety, relationships, and struggles with money. Mark conducts individual, couples, and group therapies.

Mark is the first of only two Louisiana Diplomates certified in CBT by the Academy of Cognitive Therapy, which endorses “expert clinicians” using “exacting and rigorous standards.”

Mark also offers EMDR trauma treatment, common sense and spiritual support. He has been certified by the NASW as an ACSW and QCSW. Mark has developed a technology that may be used to free oneself from anger and fear by choosing mental clarity and loving connection at any moment called Living Yes.


Mark's office is situated on vibrant Maple Street in uptown New Orleans, four blocks from the river bend (where Carrollton meets St. Charles). The office is eight blocks from Tulane University, two blocks from the St Charles Ave streetcar, and twelve blocks from the end of River Road in Jefferson Parish. Click here for a map: 7815 Maple Street, New Orleans, LA 70118. For directions, please clock here.


Due to their quick and effective results, Mark focuses his practice on CBT for emotional regulation, EMDR to relieve past trauma, and Mindfulness Meditation for connection to self and Spirit. Mark utilizes a structured approach and, at the same time, is adaptable and practical, catering to your specific needs.


Call 504-388-7463 to schedule an intake appointment.


Mark leads a regular, Thursday evening, easy meditation (open to all, by donation).

Mark accepts referrals from providers for an 8 week, 16 hour, CBT class. Please ask your doctor or primary mental health care provider for a referral.


Mark's unified approach is explored in his book LIVING YES, A HANDBOOK FOR BEING HUMAN. Please order it here. And please contact Mark if you are interested in attending a LIVING YES weekend seminar.

Click here to read more about LIVING YES.

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