Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Patrick M. Coogan

1) U.S. Army (82-88) De Oppresso Liber! Psalm 91

2) Volunteer director and leader with the AWANA Clubs International - Frankfurt, West Germany (84-87).

2) Graduate of the University of New Orleans with a BA in Health and Human Performance. Certified in the states of LA and MS: Health and Physical Education (K-12) & Social Studies (6-12).

3) Employed by the Gulfport School District for 23 years - 20 years - Gaston Point Elementary School & 3rd year at Bayou View Middle School.

4) 10 years clinical psychiatric experience working with adolescent, adult, geriatric, and chemical dependency populations. 2 years experience in post-acute head injury and acute psy.

5) Published author - Whispers From the Word (2018).