Anne B. McBride, M.D. for UC Davis Health

Anne B. McBride, M.D.

Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

To see if Anne B. McBride is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).



General Psychiatry

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Forensic Psychiatry

Locations and Contact

Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences - Behavioral Health Center
2230 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817

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Physician Referrals

800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

Dr. McBride as a patient-centered approach to patient care.

Clinical Interests

Dr. McBride is a psychiatrist who specializes in child and adolescent and forensic psychiatry. She has special interest and expertise in community mental health, crisis child and adolescent psychiatry, and juvenile justice-involved youth.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. McBride's academic interests include juvenile forensic psychiatry and medical education.


Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Undergraduate School

B.A., Psychology, UCLA, Los Angeles CA 2002

Medical School

M.D., UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento CA 2009


Psychiatry, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2009-2012


Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2012-2014


Forensic Psychiatry, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2014-2015

Best Teacher in a Forensic Psychiatry Fellowship Award, Awarded by the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 2021

Outstanding Faculty Award, selected by the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellows, 2019

John F. McDermott, MD, Assistant Editor-in-Residence of the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry for 2020-2021, 2019

Rappeport Fellow, American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 2013

Resnick Scholar, Midwest chapter of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 2012

Novins DK, Stoddard J, Althoff RR, Charach A, Cortese S, Cullen KR, Frazier JA, Glatt SJ, Henderson SW, Herringa RJ, Hulvershorn L, Kieling C, McBride AB, McCauley E, Middeldorp CM, Reiersen AM, Rockhill CM, Sagot AJ, Scahill L, Simonoff E, Stewart SE, Szigethy E, Taylor JH, White T, Zima BT. Editors' Note and Special Communication: Research Priorities in Child and Adolescent Mental Health Emerging From the COVID-19 Pandemic. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2021 May;60(5):544-554.e8. doi:10.1016/j.jaac.2021.03.005. Epub 2021 Mar 17. PMID:33741474.

Campbell JC, McClendon J, Salem A, McBride A. Spotlight on Juvenile Justice: How Did We Get Here? JAACAP Connect. Winter 2020.

Hearn JK, Reiff T, McBride AB, Kelly MB. Caffeine-Induced Psychosis and a Review of Statutory Approaches to Involuntary Intoxication. J Am Acad Psychiatry Law. 2020 Sep;48(3):376-383. doi:10.29158/JAAPL.003923-20. Epub 2020 May 13. PMID:32404360.

Scott CL, McBride AB. Violence and Suicide Risk Assessment in Youth with Psychotic Disorders: Practical Considerations for Community Clinicians. Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am. 2020 Jan;29(1):43-55. doi:10.1016/j.chc.2019.08.015. Epub 2019 Oct 9. PMID:31708052.

Soulier M, McBride A. Mental Health Screening and Assessment of Detained Youth. Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am. 2016 Jan;25(1):27-39. doi:10.1016/j.chc.2015.08.002. Epub 2015 Oct 19. PMID:26593116.

Kelly MB, McBride AB (Eds). Safe Passage: A Guide for Addressing School Violence, American Psychiatric Association Publishing, Washington DC. 2020.

Newman W, Hearn J, McBride A, Ernst C, Kerlek A. Subspecialty Training in Psychiatry. Sudak D (ed). Handbook of Psychiatric Education, American Psychiatric Association Publishing, Washington DC. 2021;3(14):221-238.

Kelly M, McBride A, Hearn J. Legal Considerations in Psychiatry. Roberts LW (ed). The American Psychiatric Association Publishing Textbook of Psychiatry, Seventh Edition, American Psychiatric Association Publishing. 2019;1(8):201-224.

Kelly M, McBride AB. The Forensic Evaluation. Carrion VG (ed). Assessing and Treating Youth Exposed to Traumatic Stress, American Psychiatric Association Publishing. 2019;1(4). 

Kelly M, McBride A, Daniels W. A Developmental Perspective on Risk Taking Among College Students. Roberts LW (ed). Student Mental Health: A Guide for Psychiatrists, Psychologists, and Leaders Serving in Higher Education, American Psychiatric Association Publishing. 2018;2(7):107-120.