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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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  • 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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  • I am practicing in the suburban Chicago area, working out of a holistic MD pediatricians office. (A connection I made thru my local health food store where I've been going for years)  The doctor trained thru CEDH USA and stocks and sells Boiron low potencies and uses homeopathy for acutes. www.wholehealthmamapediatrics.com .  It’s instant...
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  • 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.

  • “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 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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  • 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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  • I  am a distance student from Texas. I  really enjoyed  Lisa’s presentation on “Womens Issues.” She always does a stellar job of presentation of material.  I also enjoy her approach on teaching on the tapes within my lessons. She makes it very easy to understand and see the remedies true...
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  • Hi Kim, I want to thank you again for an amazing weekend!  I learned so much & really appreciate your straight forward teaching style. --Gwen K. Post Grad participant 2020-2021

  • My experience working with yourself, Dr Joe and the school has been absolutely wonderful! I was apprehensive and nervous having an appointment over a computer but with in minutes I was comfortable.  Dr Joe is very good, I felt his concern and compassion even on a monitor! Big thank you...
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A Thank-You Letter

From Kerri Flood, HOM, DCHM, CCHM Internship Clinic Teaching Assistant My first experience with homeopathic medicine was after I had already started my training at CCHM. I started school having never used or known anyone who had used homeopathy – but I had read the Organon of the Medical Art. I was deeply impressed by the concepts and theory of homeopathy, but as a natural skeptic I was cautious and unsure. How could such a powerful and effective medicine be relatively unknown in North America? Less than two months into my first year of school, one of my cats (see picture) became very sick. He suddenly went from being a social, active creature with a voracious appetite to being aloof, lethargic, and uninterested in food or water. I took him to a veterinarian, and they prescribed some medication and suggested forcing fluids. Having worked in a veterinary clinic in the past, I thought this was bad advice, but I was fearful and I felt powerless to do anything else, so I acquiesced to the “expert.” Within a day, my beloved cat was violently vomiting, retching, and trembling. We rushed him to a new veterinary clinic. He was admitted and hooked up to an IV, and over the next 48 hours numerous treatments were tried. Nothing helped. He was still retching, and he was getting weaker. On my birthday, the veterinary clinic called me at work and suggested I come and say goodbye to my cat as soon as possible. I was told that he was dreadfully dehydrated, his kidney function was precarious, his veins were collapsing, and he was still retching – albeit weakly. In desperation, I reached out to the CCHM school community, begging for help. Within minutes I was contacted by a wonderful homeopath with experience treating animals. She asked me about his symptoms and was able to suggest a remedy. I was so new to homeopathy I didn’t even know where to buy remedies! I rushed out of work, found the remedy, and headed to the veterinary clinic. As I waited nervously in an exam room to see my cat, I prepared myself for the worst, but I was still shocked and horrified when I saw him. He was so much worse than he had been when I dropped him off. He was gaunt, glassy eyed, limp, nonresponsive, and caked with debris. I pushed two pellets of Arsenicum into his mouth, put my head down on the table, and cried; he was dying. Within minutes I felt the most amazing thing: my cat was licking my forehead! I looked up to see a bright-eyed cat staring at me; he promptly licked my nose and the tears from my cheeks. I got him water, and he drank the whole dish dry! Moments later he was struggling to stand on his bandaged legs, trying to clean himself, and meowing at the animal noises on the other side of the door! I was beyond amazed that two little “sugar pills” could have such an effect. I took him home, and it was like he had never been sick. He went on to live a healthy, happy, vibrant life, and we cherished every moment with him. Unfortunately, in all the emotional turmoil (and the shock of the vet bill!) I lost the name of the homeopath who helped me. I want to say thank-you again to the mystery homeopath – you saved my cat, and you opened my eyes to the power of homeopathy. It was and still is one of the most amazing things I have ever seen.

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