Resources

The following articles and reviews have been carefully selected to provide help and direction on various topics. In general, they indicate the type of approaches used by Therapia in psychotherapy.

No generalized article or book is applicable to all circumstances, and individuals should always consult with a professional therapist about their specific concerns and needs.

The Orthodox Life

55 Maxims, & How Can I Know
These are wonderful to read and ponder on a daily basis. Fr. Thomas Hopko offers us spiritual food to sustain us in the Orthodox Christian faith.
Humility And Purity Of Heart: A Lenten Reflection
An interesting article from Fr. George Morelli about the importance of humility, purity of heart, watchfulness, and discrimination for the Orthodox Christian
Suffering and Dying as Orthodox Christians
This provides information about an Orthodox husband and wife doctor team who deal with the end of life issues. Jane Hinshaw has been active in Orthodox Women in Healing Ministries.
Preparation for Holy Communion
This is a good reminder from Fr. Thomas Hopko about how to prepare ourselves for the Holy Eucharist, the source of all healing.
Finding One’s Calling in Life
A nice article by Fr. Thomas Hopko about everyone’s calling to be a saint.
An Interview with Mother Christophora
An interview with Abbess Christophora talking about the monastic life.
Do Not Resent, Do Not React, Keep Inner Stillness – Part I
Wonderful two-part series from His Beatitude, Metropolitan Jonah of the Orthodox Church in America.
Do Not Resent, Do Not React, Keep Inner Stillness Part II: So How Do We Do This?
Wonderful two-part series from His Beatitude, Metropolitan Jonah of the Orthodox Church in America.
Overcoming Anxiety: Christ, the Church Fathers, and Cognitive Scientific Psychology
Fr. George Morelli writes a scholarly article in a user-friendly way about the very common problem of anxiety in our culture.