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  • It's a privilege to be part of CCHM and study the amazing program you offer. I have received a great benefit from my studies, from the comfort of my own home, at my own pace. I have nothing but great things to say about your school and all your staff.

  • I am writing to express my gratitude for being able to attend and take part in your wonderful in class program at CCHM.  The whole process from beginning to end what a long one for me, but the last 3 years of class have flown by. Before choosing a school...
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  • Thank you for this most exceptional experience (as I wipe my tears..). I can’t begin to tell you how grateful I am for this privilege to study with such exceptional teachers, students and administration. What a gift and a blessing. As Voltaire said “with great privilege comes great responsibility”. I...
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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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  • 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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  • “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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  • "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 Acute role play course was such a great learning experience and also a lot of fun! The actors were playing their patient roles so well.  And the learning experience is not over for me because I took a lot of notes for every case and after submitting my own...
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  • After the abrupt closure of the prospective program in homeopathic studies that was to be offered at Georgian College in Barrie, Ontario, I wanted to spread some light for this school, that has done the same for me each and everyday. Though that program was pulled, and without real reason...
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  • I wanted to pass along some feedback from the weekend courses. Monica is wonderful, her presentation helped everyone in the class and her way of narrowing down the case symptoms was very helpful. Joe on Sunday introduced us to a way of studying the remedies that worked for me very...
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Developing A Niche Market With Homeopathy

by Debbie Allen

I have had the privilege of working in the field of homeopathy for about four years. Prior to that I had been working as a Registered Holistic Nutritionist and decided that homeopathy would be a perfect form of medicine to complement nutrition. Using homeopathy with my patients has surpassed my expectations immensely. I built my homeopathic practice quite quickly because of my existing nutrition practice. However, it was and is important for me to continue to build my practice and to stay current with my knowledge of diseases and alternative medicine.  As I was working with my patients on a daily basis and taking their history, it became very apparent to me that there was an increase in addictions in my practice every year. These addictions mainly included eating disorders, OCD, smoking cigarettes, alcohol and internet addiction. I also noticed that with homeopathic intervention these addictions started to diminish. So I started to do some research and found that addiction is a brain disease and the main form of treatment other than counseling is allopathic drugs, which can potentially be addictive and suppressive.  Homeopathy on the other hand was curative and it seems to me that homeopathy has only touched the tip of this large area of disease we call addiction.  

Among the factors that increase vulnerability to addiction is family history, mental disorders such as depression/anxiety, boundary failure, inability to cope with stress and social environment. Addiction creates a profound imbalance in clarity of thought, decision making and creates neglect of responsibilities, whether at work, at home, or even at school, risky behaviors and physical  symptoms including bloodshot eyes, change in sleep patterns, inexplicable weight loss or gain, depression, fear or anxiety, boundary issues in relationships and irritability, among others. It seems as if these patterns of addiction have become part of the body memory.

It became very apparent that the core reason for their physical or emotional symptoms was the addiction. I started treating my patients with remedies such as arsenicum, nux-v, carc, tabacum just to mention a few and the results were remarkable. Homeopathy healed the whole person, by changing unhealthy patterns of feeling and behavior at a gentle but rapid rate. Their cravings and desires diminished; they had better clarity of thought to make better decisions in life; their mood swings balanced out; they got clarity about their anxiety and fears; they were having restful sleeps; lessened their withdrawal symptoms; their appetite balanced out and their vitality increased. With these changes it was easier for them to understand their disease of addiction, they were not suppressing their emotions and I believe homeopathy gave them a better chance of not relapsing.

I have seen homeopathy cure many diseases and it never ceases to amaze me. I do however see an immense increase in this area of disease we call addiction and it is only going to get worse.  I believe homeopathy can be used to overcome addiction along with professional counseling. In treating addiction homeopathy creates increased vitality and energy generally throughout the body. Homeopathy stimulates energy levels that are depressed, and regulates anxiety.  It can relieve discomfort and the body systems can be stimulated to not only cure the symptoms but also the psychological and physical effects that the abuse of the addiction may have caused. The more stabilized the body and mind become, the less a person is vulnerable to compulsive behavior. In conclusion, homeopathy is an amazing form of medicine that can impact a person’s health on so many levels. It sells itself once a person experiences the curative ability of this incredible form of medicine.  This is not an area of medicine to be closed minded about. It covers a large spectrum and everyday my scope of practice is broadening and my patient numbers are increasing.  

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