Orthodox Christian Counseling Institute

Links to Helpful Orthodox Websites:



Homepages of Archdioceses: 
Greek Archdiocese www.goarch.org
Antiochian Archdiocese www.antiochian.org
Orthodox Church in America www.oca.org
Sebian Orthodox Archdiocese  www.serborth.org
Ukrainian Archdiocese www.ukrainianorthdoxchurchusa.org
Romanian Archdiocese www.romarch.org


Orthodox Educational Resources
Ancient Faith Radio: www.ancientfaith.com

Faithtree Resources:  www.faithtree.org
Orthodox Christian Network:  www.myocn.net

Orthodox Christian Synergy (Chicago area):  www.chicagosynergy.org
Orthodoxy Today: www.orthodoxytoday.org


Orthodox Pastoral Resources:

Antiochian Dept of Marriage & Family Ministry    www.antiochian.org/marriageandfamily

Fr. George Morelli's writings on Orthodoxy & Psychology:     www.orthodoxytoday.org/archive/morelli

GOA Center for Family Care: Offers materials for families www.family.goarch.org

GOA Office of Interfaith Ministry:  Resources for interfaith marriages www.interfaith.goarch.org

Orthodox Christian Association of Medicine, Psychology, and Religion www.ocampr.org


Orthodox Social Services:

Orthodox Christian Coalition for Healthy Youth  www.healthyyouth.org
St. Basil Academy Home for children in need www.saintbasilacademy.org
Greek American Rehabilitation & Care Center www.greekamericancare.org
Hellenic Foundation www.hellenicfoundation.org

Orthodox Charities:
Internat'l Orthodox Christian Charities:  www.iocc.org
FOCUS North America:  www.focusnorthamerica.org
Project Mexico:  www.projectmexico.org
Orthodox Christian Mission Center:  www.ocmc.org
Orthodox Christian Fellowship:  www.ocf.net

Listed Below are Non-Orthodox Mental Health Resources.  OCCI lists these for your information, but does not endorse these organizations and cannot directly attest to all services provided:  

Non-Orthodox Mental Health Resources (Chicago Area)

Autism Society of Illinois:  www.autismillinois.org
Catholic Charities:  www.catholiccharities.net
Gateway Foundation (substance abuse tx):  www.recovergateway.org
Nicasa (substance abuse tx):  www.nicasa.org
University of Chicago Eating Disorders Program:  www.eatingdisorders.uchicago.edu
Zacharias Center (sexual abuse tx & support):  www.zcenter.org
Narcotics Anonymous of Chicagoland:  www.namil-il.org
A Safe Place (domestic violence services):  www.asafeplaceforhelp.org
Erika's Lighthouse (adolscent depression, suicide prevention): www.erikaslighthouse.org

Non-Orthodox Mental Health Resources (National)

National Institute of Mental Health:  www.nimh.nih.gov
General Mental Health Info:  www.psychcentral.com
Youth Suicide Prevention:  www.yspp.org
Autism Society:  www.autism-society.org
Anxiety & Depression Assoc. of Am.:  www.adaa.org
Nat'l Assoc. for Anorexia & Associated disorders:  www.anad.org
Al-Anon/Alateen:  www.al-anon.alateen.org
Alcoholics Anonymous:  www.aa.org
American Foundatino for Suicide Prevention:  www.afsp.org
Cerebral Palsy Guidance:  www.cerebralpalsyguidance.com
For those affected by another's gambling:  www.gam-anon.org
Gambler's Anonymous:  www.gamblersanonymous.org
Suicide Prevention:  www.bestcolleges.com/resources/suicide-prevention
Support for Parents of children with mood disorders:  www.thebalancedmind.org

National Hotlines

Nat'l Drug Information Treatment & Referral Hotline:  1-800-662-HELP (4357)
Parent Hotline (info for families in crisis):  1-800-840-6537
Domestic Violence Hotline:  1-800-799-SAFE
Crisis Intervention/Suicide:  1-800-448-3000
National Child Abuse Hotline:  1-800-25-ABUSE (358-5117)
Elder Abuse Hotline:  1-800-252-8966
Rape Crisis Hotline:  1-800-656-4673
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:  1-800-273-TALK (8255)
National Youth Crisis Hotline:  1-800-448-4663


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