Pastor/Chaplain Terry K. Morgan is an ordained minister with over 30 years of experience. He has spent over 20 years as a law enforcement chaplain. He is the Pastor of Ignite Church of Roseville, CA. He is the Senior Chaplain/Executive Director of Gold Country Chaplaincy and Press4hope. Morgan is a Master Chaplain Level member of the International Conference of Police Chaplains, and a member of the International Critical Incident Stress Foundation. He is Board Certified in Emergency Crisis Response through the American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress. Morgan has extensive training, and is a certified trainer for QPR suicide prevention, and a provisional trainer for ASIST suicide intervention. He is a member of the “Assn. of the United States Army” (AUSA). Morgan has sat on several boards representing the Faith Based Community including the “Campaign for Community Wellness,” and “Advocates for the Mentally Ill Housing”. He is currently President of the Board for the Gold Country Veteran Stand Down. He is a Local Board Member for the Selective Service System Region III. Chaplain Morgan was one of a handful of law enforcement chaplains chosen to work with Louisiana Mental Health and the New Orleans Police Dept. immediately following Hurricane Katrina. He has been one of only a few chaplains selected to work with surviving family members of officers killed in the line of duty during “Police Week” in WA D.C. Chaplain Morgan earned a Master’s degree in Ministry in Public Safety, from Trinity Biblical University and a Bachelor’s in Theology from Pacific Coast Bible College. He has an AS Degree in Business Management from Sacramento City College. He has taught Bible college courses, and teaches crisis counseling for chaplains. He is often called upon as an expert in dealing with traumatic stress, and stress management. He has been frequently published in Officer.com magazine on a variety of topics related to law enforcement, and has been featured in “PORAC” magazine and “Extant Magazine”. He is the author of the books “The Chaplain’s Role, How Clergy Can Work With Law Enforcement”, “Life Celebrations a Guide for Funeral and Memorial Services”, and “What to do When Grief Kidnaps Your Soul”. Chaplain Morgan teaches various ministries how to help their own parishioners through critical incidents, crisis, and traumatic events, while exercising good stress management techniques and preventing compassion fatigue or burn out in their ministers.
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