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  • “The post grad course has been a tremendous experience for me which nourished and enriched what I learnt during my homeopathic training. It is a well-structured and thorough program with great lecturers who were delightful. I also must say that keeping in touch with my former classmates and listening to...
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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 sooo enjoyed Kim's class. He took a dry insipid subject and made it very very interesting. He is a wonderful teacher. I enjoyed it a lot and I will have to review it a few times to catch all the little pearls he shared. Thank you again for the wonderful class. Sincerely, Cristina."

  • "Thank you again for the most remarkable education. I have never felt so satisfied and content with my path of life!" Sarah D., 2018 Grad

  • Hi Kim,  Just want to thank you for a very informative, challenging yet interesting weekend. I couldn't communicate in the last half of today's lecture due to some mic issues but didn't miss a word you said.  Thank you very much again for sharing a treasure of knowledge with us. you...
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  • Thank you for a wonderful weekend. The perspective of case taking that we learned this weekend was exactly what we needed at this stage of our homeopathy training. I will always appreciate and be grateful to you for showing me this path.

  • I've finished the video cases - they were great, I learned so much and Monica was such a positive resource.  I really felt she cared about how I was doing and guided me without making me feel incompetent.

  • 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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  • Hello, I wanted to say how much I loved Joan Weirs class. After spending the day with her my perspective was changed for the better. We need more Joan Weir through out our 3 year course, especially when trying to keep yourself together during 2nd and 3rd year. Also, today's...
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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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Homeopathy–It Even Works in your Garden!

Homeopathy for the Garden:

If you have tried Homeopathic medicine before you already know it can be used to successfully treat a variety of ailments from injuries, to insect bites/stings to influenza to long-standing chronic ailments.  It is that time of year in which many of us lovingly attend to nature in our backyards.  That’s right -- I am speaking of our gardens whether you prefer to grow herbs and vegetables or flowers and shrubs.

Here is a wonderful story of how Homeopathy can help in your garden as experienced by our Dean Raymond Edge and his wife, our Director of Admissions, Joyce Edge.

“We had 2 traumatic incidents occur in the same 24 hours last week - we learned our beautiful hedge was infested with a parasite and we got municipal water hooked up, which meant a 100' trench, 5' deep was dug on an adjoining side of the property. I spent much of that night awake.  Several days later it occurred to me I might have been sensing the brutality the earth that had been so violated.  So, we prepared a liquid spray bottle of Arnica for the earth, and a liquid spray bottle of Staphysagria for the hedge, and they were sprayed accordingly.  That day we were visited by dozens and dozens of butterflies - they were sitting in groups of 5 or 6 for protracted amounts of time on the bare soil, and fluttering over the hedge.  Both of these remedies come from flowers, and the butterflies were able to sense that energy.  Nowhere else around was experiencing this phenomenon, just the occasional butterfly you would normally see on a summer day.”

Arnica Montana:

Arnica is often the first remedy people hear of when first introduced to Homeopathy.  Arnica is also known as the mountain daisy and leopard’s bane.  Arnica has been used herbally for many centuries and in fact, is commonly used in the herbal traditions of many First Nations people.  From a Homeopathic point of view, Arnica is known as the trauma remedy.  It is especially indicated for sudden injuries especially those with a violent impact such as a car accident.  The pain in Arnica is typically sore and bruised.  Sleep is often difficult because no position is comfortable.  Arnica is also used successfully to help people recover more quickly from surgery especially by reducing bleeding and bruising.

Staphysagria:

Is a common garden plant which is also known as Delphinium Staphisagria or Steaveacre. Hippocrates actually introduced the plant for medicinal use.  He found it particularly useful to kill lice and crabs and other external parasites.  Homeopathically, Staphisagria has many uses including treating lice and other parasites.

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