The Rev. Dr. Patricia Murphy is the CEO of Pat Murphy, LLC. She is a prolific, Orator, Mentor, Preacher, Adjunct Professor, Board Certified Chaplain, Bio Medical Ethicist, Trauma Support Specialist and Grief Recovery Method Specialist and Pastoral Theologian.
Dr. Pat has a very diverse background in ministry and secular professions.
Her early career path began in Advertising and Sales Promotion, Radio and Television Announcing, Corporate, Trust & Estates, Entertainment Litigation Law as a Legal Assistant.
Her Ministry roles consists of Youth & Young Adult Pastor, Chaplain with a speciality in Bio Medical Ethics, Palliative, Hospice, End Stage Renal Disease and Women Services.
Dr, Pat has served in numerous roles such as: Chair, of the Association of Religious Educators, Member at Large, National Council Ministry Armed Forces, Chair Elect of the Veterans Administration Executive Council, Ecclesiastical Endorser of Chaplaincy & Specialized Ministries, Teaching Fellow and Curriculum Designer of Chaplaincy Skills for Community Ministry and Launched and Leads a National Network of Chaplains. Pastoral Counselors and Specialized Ministers at American Baptist Home Mission Society/American Baptist Churches, USA, and a Former Mentor at the RISE Lancaster Cohort and Adjunct Professor of Chaplaincy at Lancaster Theological Seminary.
She has also served as an Associate Pastor at Calvary Baptist Church, Jamaica Queens, NY, The Palliative Care & Protestant Chaplain, Bio Medical Ethicist, and Interim Co-Labor Relations Chair at New York Health and Hospital/Coney Island in Brooklyn, NY.; Adjunct Professor of Theology at New York Theological Seminary, New York, N.Y.
In connection with Rev. Dr. Murphy’s experience as an Ordained American Baptist Clergy, she has a diverse servant’s portfolio that consists of: Spiritual Disaster Relief Chaplain for the Red Cross of Montgomery County, PA. Her experiences also extend to Woman Services with a specialty in traumas experienced by women, gerontology and end-of-life issues.
Patricia has written numerous pieces such as: Inter-Cultural Pastoral Care, The Spirituality of Palliative Care, When the Hurts Don’t Heal, and numerous Devotionals for the 2011- & 2012-Women’s Lenten Journal and currently working on a book to be released IN 2022!
Dr. Murphy’s educational credentials includes: Certification from the Connecticut School of Broadcasting; she holds an, Associates of Applied Science in Business Administration from Essex County College, Newark, New Jersey, a Bachelors of Science in Management, from Rutgers University, Newark, New Jersey and a Masters of Divinity Degree at The New York Theological Seminary, New York, New York, Certification from Carolinas Healthcare Systems in Clinical Pastoral Education, Charlotte, North Carolina, Doctorate in Practical Theology from Wesley Theological Seminary, Washington D.C. and Post Graduate Certificate in Bio Medical Ethics and Humanity from Cardozo Law School/Montefiore Medical Center, NY and Board Certification Certificate from the Association of Professional Chaplains, Certified Trauma Support Specialist, Certified Grief Recovery Method Specialist.
Dr. Murphy’s favorite scripture is: Psalm 34:1. In her free time she likes to cruise and share time with her family and close friends. All who knows her says: “Pat Murphy may be short in stature but tall in spirit and kindness flows from her heart”!