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  • Since the first time I took extra credits in homeopathy, I noticed that the learning I had from CCHM was complete.  I had the basics, the knowledge, the know how that other homeopaths in my class were struggling with. I am grateful for the thorough homeopathic training I got at...
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  • "The more you learn in homeopathy, the more you discover there is to learn. I was approaching the end of my final year of homeopathic education, and as much as I had learned, I was eager to maintain my momentum, extend my learning and application of this powerful medicine, and...
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  • “This year was not only a challenge, but had unexpected obstacles. The faculty really pulled through with providing us with what we needed to keep things going. And here we are!  I think I speak for all the students when I say thank you to the CCHM team for helping us pull through...
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  • This is my testimony about the live classes at CCHM. Date: 8-15-19 My first experience with homeopathy was the immediate eradication of mastitis. Then I took our 5 kids. I felt called to homeopathy to share healing that I had experienced and tell my fellow man, woman and child about...
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  • Having returned in April from a trip to Taiwan and the Phillipines, I would like to tell you how homeopathy ‘saved the day’ as per usual!  Since I never travel anywhere without my kit, I was especially glad to have brought it on this trip.  Personally, I used remedies for...
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  • I am taking the opportunity to thank Andrea for thoroughly reviewing with me the best practice for selecting  “key symptoms” and how to repertorize them accordingly.  Analysis - paralysis can sometimes be a tendency when  a student, particularly a student with a very detail-oriented and analytical mind.  Also, I very much...
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  • Even thoough the homework seems the equivalent of writing a term paper each week,  I'm still enjoying the program immensely.  I'm very impressed at how well it's planned out, adding (what seems like, ha ha) a "simple step"  gradually,  covering particular remedies which turns out to be a properly timed review,...
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  • Thank you so much!  I just returned from Hawaii and can’t wait to get started. I asked Kim Elia to lecture for the organization that I am president of, (The International and American Associations of Clinical Nutritionists).  He knocked it out of the park!  Totally Awesome!  Several of my Canadian pharmacist...
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  • I loved Sunday with Dr Saunders. He has so much insight and his lectures are so interesting.  I love how he presents his own case, then talks about physiology, pathology, pharmacology, medical terms, peppered with the materia medica and nutrition, and a bit of posology and philosophy. He is such...
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  • The online Teaching Clinic has enhanced my learning curve, raised the bar, challenged my way of thinking as a distance student in a fun and exciting manner. Must say this is an excellent way to hone your skills in preparation to becoming a successful homeopath. Highly recommend and encourage students...
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Chloe’s Story

By Jess Serre, CCHM Distance Education Student Picture this, a perfect golden Labrador puppy, in perfect physical condition. She has waves in her fur all the way down her spine and a swirl of fur at the tip of her tail. Winkles on her face that makes you want to squish her face and gives her hugs and kisses. She hears a noise and jumps from the mattress of our bed. Before she hits the floor with her front paws, she jams her right hind leg between the mattress and foot board. Huge Ouch! My husband said she yelped very loudly and was immobile for only a few minutes. Then with her energy bar back at full, as with all Labrador puppies, she was off again. Little did we know the damage to her precious leg. Two days later she begins to limp. We take her to the vet to find out that she “hurt her cruciate ligament” and she’d have to be on bed rest for 3 months. No jumping, no zig zag walking, no running. Can you imagine telling a dog of 7 months of age that she cannot do anything but walk in a straight line. Complete hogwash. But for the love of Chloe, we moved our bed into the front room, mattress on the floor and gates to block off every stairway so she wouldn’t have the opportunity to injure the joint further. Three months pass, the vet completes a follow-up x-ray, inflammation remains. New order from our vet, 3 more months of bed rest. Chloe was then 10 months old with no improvement to the joint. Something has got to give. How can you stop a puppy from running to burn off all that energy? Upon listening to Module 2 recordings, Lisa was reviewing the emergency kit list of homeopathic remedies to use in case of injury. What an amazing group of remedies to help at such a serious time. Homeopathy is awesome! She reviewed Rhus tox and how it is greatly used for tendon and ligament injuries. I ran out that night after working a 12 hour shift, scavenging every drug store and grocery store in our city for this hopeful remedy to help my poor puppy feel a sense of normalcy. Finally, very close to closing time, I found Rhus tox at Sobey’s. Right under our noses, in stores we shop at all the time, are these amazing little pellets of healing. I began using Rhus tox as prescribed on the tube. It suggests “5 pellets three times a day”. Seeing as I was only on Module 2 or 3 at the time, and we haven’t studied appropriate dosing yet, I wasn’t sure what the proper dose for a 10-11-month-old puppy would be. But I gave it a shot and I could see almost immediate, definitely within 24 hours, see an improvement on mobility and overall wellbeing. Her symptoms prior to Rhus tox administration: Limping with walking; no weight bear to right hind extremity; tenderness with touch to joint, leg and hip; and the main symptom as taught by Lisa, difficulty with rising from lying to standing position. When her voice uttered those words, I knew this was the remedy we needed to try. Now on our second tube of Rhus tox pellets, in combination of a Chinese herbal supplements, vet prescribed omega 3 chewables and daily physical therapy, Chloe is able stand and walk like a normal dog. We still have a very long road ahead but thanks to Rhus tox, we don’t have to watch her struggle to rise, walk or be a puppy. Homeopathy is changing every aspect of my family’s life. I hope it helps yours too.

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