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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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  • "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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  • “I absolutely loved my time there studying, some of the most enjoyable time of my life. The kindness and generosity extended to everyone has always stuck with me”

  • "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."

  • 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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  • 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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  • 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. .  It’s instant...
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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 time is right for me to follow my heart…

From Christina G., RN, RMTKingston, Ontario

My father is a psychiatrist and my mother, a clinical psychologist. Both entered their fields when I was one year old. They were devoted to their patients. It was rather intense growing up as our lives revolved around their patients, and in this field typically, patients’ crises. The most important message I took away from the intersection of my childhood and their careers was the value of caring for others in need.

My parents went to great lengths to assist and support their patients and clearly derived satisfaction in being able and available to assist these people in their time of need. During my childhood, my parents, and the community within which we lived strongly embraced the allopathic approach. Despite the ubiquitous nature of this paradigm in my life I always felt there were other ways of healing. I knew of the rich herbal heritage of Africa, the value of hands-on therapies and homeopathy but none of those paths would have been possible to study at that time.

At the age of 19, I was able to take my first massage therapy course but there was no regulatory body at that time and no licensing of practitioners. I left South Africa in 1987, spent fifteen months cycling through Europe and arrived in Canada June of 1988. I started work for Revenue Canada, Customs and Excise in January 1989. I worked in the computer division as a documentation specialist. Although I enjoyed assisting people and helping them to negotiate their computer programs, my first love has always been helping people with all issues related to health.

In 1994 I completed my first course in CranioSacral therapy. I was enchanted by this gentle yet profound therapy. However, to provide good care as a CranioSacral therapist, I felt that I needed more in-depth knowledge of anatomy and physiology, pathology, and the healthcare issues that clients encounter. So, in 1999, I elected to take up nursing to gain that additional healthcare knowledge. After several years in nursing I was able to pursue a Massage Therapy course and gained my Registered Massage Therapist licence in 2014.

 In August 2014 I started part-time work in a psychiatric clinic offering CranioSacral therapy. Despite having to operate within the allopathic approach in nursing, I elected to address my own health issues with homeopathy. I had attended a brief course on homeopathy while living in Ottawa and everything I read made so much sense to me. The ideas resonated with my own understanding of health and how to address the totality of health issues. So, I sought out a homeopathic practitioner and enjoyed the success of the treatments. I am also aware that many of the clients that I treat with CranioSacral therapy would greatly benefit from homeopathy.

Over the past year a good friend of mine has been studying homeopathy through your program and sharing her journey with me. It has awakened in me a strong desire to learn more about and understand this approach to healing. To study in your program is a great opportunity for me. The time is right for me to follow my heart and begin this new journey of learning about homeopathy. I will be retiring from Queen’s University and as a healthcare practitioner I would like to provide clients with the comprehensive and valuable approach to health that homeopathy has to offer.

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