About

SUPPORT FOR HEALERS, HELPERS, AND FRIENDS

Welcome to the Orthodox Christian Association of Medicine, Psychology, and Religion. OCAMPR is a professional fellowship organization under the auspices of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of North and Central America. Our ministries help care professionals and the general public better care for patients, parishioners, and themselves. Together in Christ, we

  • Nourish and encourage professional caregivers
  • Facilitate interdisciplinary exchange between healers and helpers of different professional backgrounds
  • Provide unique opportunities for Christian fellowship

HOLISTIC INTEGRATION

OCAMPR centers its ministries on Christ’s truth and the Church’s healing wisdom, integrating the basic assumptions of medicine and psychology with Eastern Orthodox Christian theology. Our publications, events, and exclusive networking opportunities help members and the general public develop an integrated, holistic understanding of personhood and sacredness integral to all aspects of health and wellness.

PROFESSIONAL DIVERSITY

The OCAMPR membership base is professionally diverse, culturally inclusive, and grows larger by the month. Individuals of all backgrounds are welcome to join throughout the year.


PROFESSIONAL MEMBERS


Professional Members work as healers and helpers in many fields:

  • Emergency response
  • Medicine
  • Dentistry
  • Nursing
  • Rehabilitative care
  • Pharmacy
  • Psychiatry
  • Psychology
  • Counseling
  • Substance Abuse
  • Social services
  • Ethics
  • Theology
  • Ministry
  • Chaplaincy
  • Assisted Living
  • Hospice
  • Other specialties

ASSOCIATE MEMBERS


Associate Membership is open to individuals of all backgrounds:

  • Orthodox Christian care professionals living outside North and Central America
  • Care professionals of other faiths
  • Non-caregivers who work alongside caregivers
  • Professionals who work outside health and wellness
  • Students