Oliver J. Morgan, PhD
I am a National Certified Counselor (NCC), licensed marital & family therapist (LMFT) in Pennsylvania, And a Master Addiction Counselor (MAC).
I founded the Supportive Oncology Service (SOS) at Hematology & Oncology Associates of Northeast Pennsylvania and served as director from 2007-2017. We provided psychosocial counseling for patient and families suffering with a variety of cancers.
I was Chair of the Department of Counseling and Human Services (University of Scranton) from 1997-2006, and a Full Professor in that Department. Published over 30 articles and book chapters, as well as 6 books, three of which are in addictions and recovery.
Editorial Board of Alcoholism Treatment Quarterly.
Dr. Oliver Morgan is a regular contributor to The Science of Psychotherapy:
Barely a month ago, I turned 70 years old, and on this first day of a new year and new decade, I want to reflect on milestones of my clinical and academic professional life. So much has happened during my life time; so much has profound impacts on my life now. [avatar...
“The Boy Who Lived”:Reflections of AnAttachment-based Therapist–Oliver J Morgan “It all sounds great when you say it like that.The truth is, I didn’t know what I was doing half the time.I nearly always had help.” - Harry Potter, Order of the Phoenix If the...
Wired to Connect: Addiction as an Attachment Disorder By Oliver Morgan “. . . we are born into relationships and come to our own individual identity while resting upon social connectivity.” —Louis Cozolino “A person is a person because of other people.” —Zulu folk...
Books by Oliver J. Morgan:
Addiction, Attachment, Trauma and Recovery: The Power of Connection
Family Interventions in Substance Abuse: Current Best Practices
Addiction and Spirituality: A Multidisciplinary Approach
Interview with Oliver
Dr. Oliver Morgan talks about his latest book on addiction and attachment.