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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • "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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  • I am a current 2nd year student and in October I attended Study Week for the college. My week can be described as it being profound, as well as surprising. First of all, I had the pleasure of meeting fellow distant education students like myself and I finally had a...
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  • You are so fortunate to have  Dr. Kellerstein as faculty; CCHM is a place for quality study of homeopathic medicine and I refer my chiropractic students to your college for advanced study in homeopathy. I am always so excited when I can touch a student in the chiropractic program to look...
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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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I Grew Up On Homeopathic Remedies In India

From Harjeet S., Ajax

The science of homeopathy has always fascinated me. I have gotten rid of my major ailments through homeopathic treatment throughout my life.  I have been in constant pursuit to find an institution that could fulfill my desire to become a homeopath. I have been researching for a homeopathic college for the last few years.

I believe Belladonna is the first medicine that I took in my life as far as I remember. I do not remember any other Allopathic medicine from my childhood. It is safe to say that Homeopathy was preferred in our household ahead of any Allopathic treatment. I had a bad cough when I was a teenager that none of the general practitioners could treat. Some said that I had Asthma and others gave their own opinions but no Allopathic Specialist doctor could treat me. I went from one doctor to another for almost a year until my Dad took me to a Homeopath in 1981. He was an old guy in his eighties and I still remember sitting on the carpet along with hundreds of other patients. This doctor had remained a bachelor and had dedicated his life to treating the poor. He did not charge anything from the people who could not afford.

I sat there for almost an hour until he called my name. He asked many questions regarding my lifestyle, habits, appetite and others that were not related to my cough. I was surprised but when you are a child, these things fascinate you. He had a unique way of determining the medicine from his book. He asked me a question and would bring up 20 medicines that matched that symptom. He would then ask another question and reduce his list to 10. He would continue to ask questions one after the other until he was left with 1 medicine that matched the entirety of symptoms. I was very surprised when he said “I have solved it”! It is Lycopodium. It did not mean anything to me but I took the medicine from his assistant and came back home. After a few days, my cough was better and completely gone in a few weeks. This was in India when I was a teenager.

My Dad is a big believer in homeopathy and at 85 years of age, still takes homeopathic medicines for his health issues and is considerably healthy with no major health concerns.

I have seen homeopathic results on my Mom. My mom was hospitalized with double pneumonia and the cough would not go away. She came home after treatment and even after several courses of Antibiotics; the cough did not subside until a Homeopath gave her Bryonia. This did wonders and she was cured in a day.

Another incident when I was in India to meet a Homeopath was in 2007. I had a big bump in my head as I bumped my head against a steel object. The swelling and the pain was unbearable. The pain of two weeks vanished after taking a dose of Arnica.

In 2009, my son was diagnosed with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) and later with ADHD. I consulted many homeopaths in India, US and Canada and after following Tinus Smits protocol, his ADHD has been completely cured. The treatment for DMD is still continuing.

Since 2010, I developed a keen interest in homeopathy and have been continuously reading the works of the classical homeopaths like Hahnemann, Kent, Boericke, Nash, Clarke, and some new ones like Tinus Smits, Peter Chappell, Harry Van Der Zee, Kate Birch, Isaac Golden, Sankaran, etc. I believe that the next logical step is to get formal education in homeopathy. After doing Internet research and talking to a few homeopaths including Dr. Joseph Kellerstein, I have come to a conclusion that Canadian College of Homeopathic Medicine is the best institution to take this education.

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