Holy Trinity Monastery, Jordanville, NY
Hieromonk Philip is the Dean of ROCOR Missions in the Philippines and a recent graduate of the Master of Divinity Program at Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary. Fr. Philip also has degrees in Philosophy, Psychology and Guidance and Counseling. Before receiving monastic tonsure, he taught at several universities in Manila, Philippines, as an associate professor of Psychology and Special Education. For over fifteen years Fr. Philip also maintained an extensive clinical practice with children with special needs and with couples having marital discord as a counseling psychologist and a Board Certified expert in traumatic stress.