Homeopathic medicine is practiced by over 500 million people worldwide. A respected system of healing, all medicines are safe, side-effect free, and listed on the FDA’s pharmacopeia. Twenty two medical schools in the US were homeopathic in the early 1900’s. In fact, one of the original founders of the FDA was actually a homeopathic physician.
As a whole system of healing, homeopathy offers deep curative action by enhancing the immune system and supporting the natural vital force. It can be used adjunctively in pre and post- operative treatment, curatively in infectious disease, with acute injuries and also prophylactically, as evidenced with numerous clinical studies.
This certificate course is designed for individuals seeking to be more self-sufficient with their own care, healthcare professionals wishing to expand their training to include natural therapies, or students of homeopathic schools wanting additional hours for certification.
In this certificate program you will learn practical skills including the basic laws of homeopathy, how remedies are made, and applications for a variety of conditions. Cilla Whatcott, HD (RHom) CCH, PhD, is a nationally board-certified homeopath, international lecturer, and author.
Class 1: Introduction to Homeopathy Did you know that Mother Theresa used homeopathy to treat complex diseases? It’s not only cost-effective, but safe and free of side-effects. According to the World Health Organization, homeopathy is one of the fastest growing forms of medicine around the world. Many family practitioners are incorporating this alternative method of treatment. Come learn how you can be happier, healthier and more whole with homeopathy. This foundational course will acquaint you with the theory and application of homeopathic medicine. Through the use of a PowerPoint presentation, and class discussion you will understand the origins of homeopathy and how and when to apply homeopathic treatment in a variety of situations.
Class 2: Amazing Salt Cells Twelve simple mineral salts are the building blocks of the human cell. They are known as the “supplements” of the homeopathic world. Learn the practical application for these amazing salts and leave class with new skills to address a variety of conditions. Discover what salts are effective for the stages of a cold, during pregnancy to support fetal development, or to help you sleep better at night! Required text can be purchased in advance or available at the class for $15: “Natural Healing with Cell Salts” by Dr. Skye Weintraub.
Class 3: Bugs, Viruses and Influenza Designed for medically licensed, natural practitioners, and lay people, this class will familiarize you with the origins of homeopathic medicine for use with seasonal viruses and influenza. You will examine the holistic view of illness and learn natural methods to deal with influenza and other viral illnesses. You will examine the historic and current practical application of homeopathy for acute infectious, contagious disease including its track record during the Spanish Flu of 1918. You will also learn about the history and application of homeoprophylaxis.
Class 4: Homeopathic First Aid Is your infant colicky? Your toddler can’t sleep due to nightmares? Does your teen suffer from allergy symptoms and angst? Empower yourself to solve these problems and more with homeopathy! This natural form of medicine uses the principle of “like cures like” to balance body, mind and spirit without harmful side effects. Come learn how this natural form of healing can work alongside conventional medicine with economical low potency remedies available over the counter.
Class 5: Homeopathy for Upper Respiratory Ailments Are you tired of recurrent colds, coughs, or ear infections? Are you concerned that constant antibiotic usage will lower your immune system? Are you wondering if over-the-counter homeopathic remedies can work for you? Find answers to these questions and more. Learn how homeopathy can work alongside conventional medicine to bring you all the benefits of natural health care with none of the side effects and at a fraction of the cost!
Class 6: Advanced Homeopathy Theory and Case Taking This bookend course provides a deeper knowledge of theory and application – focusing on the precepts of constitutional prescribing and introducing the material medica of selected plant, animal and mineral remedies. Participants will broaden their knowledge of the depth and breadth of homeopathy and have a clearer understanding of homeopathy as a complete system of healing.