Fr. Botrous Philopos
Fr. Botrous is a priest at the Church of the Virgin Mary and St. Athanasius in Mississauga. He co-founded CFCS in 2010 and counsels clients as an Individual, Couple, and Family Therapist. Fr. Botrous is a registered Psychotherapist (RP) with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO); a Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT) with the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (AAMFT); and a certified facilitator of the Prepare-Enrich relationship assessment tool for pre-marital and marital counselling.
Fr. Thomas Hanna
Fr. Thomas served at St. Mary’s Coptic Orthodox Church in Ottawa as a youth servant as well as member of the church board. He helped in the establishment of St. Mark and St. Mary of Egypt Coptic Orthodox Church of Ottawa (January 2011), and served the new church until he was ordained as a priest for the altar of St. Maurice and St. Verena Coptic Orthodox Church in Markham on August 20th, 2017 by H.H. Pope Tawadros II. He graduated from Carleton University with a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering.
Vironia Attwah, born in Egypt (1989) and primarily raised in Canada. Studied in the US and graduated with a Bachelor of pharmaceutical science, a Masters of education and a Doctors in Medicine. Has a strong passion for nutrition and well being and advocates for Mental Health awareness among youth. Raised and served in Saint Marks Coptic Orthodox Church, Toronto and currently serves in Saint Mary and Saint Joseph’s Orthodox Church, Richmond hill.