Team Members

Keith Morgen, PhD, LPC, ACS


Dr. Keith Morgen is co-director of the Justia Agenda. He is an Associate Professor of Psychology and Counseling at Centenary University (Hackettstown, New Jersey) and a past recipient of the Centenary Distinguished Teaching Award.  Dr. Morgen teaches in the undergraduate Psychology and graduate Counseling programs and serves as the Undergraduate Psychology Program Coordinator.  Dr. Morgen’s research on substance use, trauma, and prisoner mental health has been published in major scholarly journals such as Traumatology, Therapeutic Communities, The Gerontologist, The Professional Counselor, Journal of Correctional Healthcare, Journal of Addictions and Offender Counseling, Alcoholism Treatment Quarterly, Applied Research in Quality of Life, Journal of Drug Issues, and the Journal of Alcohol and Drug Education.  In addition, Dr. Morgen is the author of the upcoming text entitled Substance Use Disorders and Addictions (Sage) which is scheduled for release in September, 2016. 

Dr. Morgen presents papers/posters at major conferences such as the American Counseling Association, American Public Health Association, American Psychological Association, the Society for Social Work Research, and the College on Problems of Drug Dependence.  Dr. Morgen is a former President (2013-14) of the International Association of Addictions and Offender Counselors (a division of the American Counseling Association) and currently serves as the Clinical Psychology Program Committee Chair for the Eastern Psychological Association.  Dr. Morgen is a Licensed Professional Counselor (New Jersey) and Approved Clinical Supervisor and practices psychotherapy at Discovery Psychotherapy and Wellness Centers in Morristown, New Jersey. Dr. Morgen received his Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology (Lehigh University) and was a National Institute on Drug Abuse funded Pre-Doctoral and Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at National Development and Research Institutes in New York City.

Contact Information: 

Keith Morgen, Ph.D., LPC, ACS

Associate Professor

Department of Psychology & Counseling

Centenary University

400 Jefferson Street, Box 473

Hackettstown, NJ  07840

Tel: 908-852-1400, x2419





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