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  • Hi Kim, my name is Martina and I was one of the post grad students you had this weekend for CCHM. Thank you!! Your teachings in the webinar were fascinating, invaluable, insightful and humbling. I have so much to learn!  --Martina M.

  • 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'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.

  • 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.

  • 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 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 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 am extremely grateful for the experiences I gained in just two years of learning, and also for having a very helpful, bright and kind group of classmates. I couldn’t have done anything without their support and non-judgemental opinions. I appreciated their warm welcomes and cheers every time I entered...
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  • 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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  • 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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Do what you love

Turning the Desire to Help Others Into a Long Term Career with the Study of Homeopathy

From Delainey M., Fort Myers, Florida

Homeopathy has saved me and my family members' lives numerous times. I can't efficiently explain how much it has improved our health and expanded our mindsets - from common colds, to mental disorders, and day-to-day energy shifting. It is something I am immensely grateful for and appreciate astronomically.

I feel that understanding and practicing homeopathy to the best of my ability will be beneficial to both me and others. Since I was a small child, I have been focused on, and passionate about, helping others in the most pure and organic way possible. Being able to help others as a homeopath would allow me to continue this journey.

I have seen what allopathic medicine can do in terms of damaging the body and mind on a long-term basis. I also have seen how conditioned people can become to accepting the side effects of pharmaceutical medicines. It is hard for such people to understand, accept, or even consider a homeopathic alternative. In my journey, I want to be the change in those people's minds and help them understand the alternative and natural point of view.

I believe there will be high demand in the near future for natural alternatives such as homeopathy due to the dramatic increase of poor health in our population. I am especially interested in assisting vaccine damaged children because that is an unrecognized epidemic in every part of the globe, with few avenues for help. Not only have I read about what homeopathy can do for kids with vaccinosis or reactions to allopathic medicine, but I have personally lived through it. When I was six, my younger brother was diagnosed with autism at the age of 18 months due to an encephalitic reaction to the DTaP vaccine which also caused him many other health problems.

This issuse started my family on a long journey. We knew only allopathic medicine and were receiving no help from our family practitioner. It was not until my mom started learning about diet and natural alternatives including homeopathy, and took it into her own hands, that we saw an improvement in him. At two and a half, he was nonverbal, banged his head on the wall and floor, spun in circles, licked things, and didn't play like a normal toddler. He was also allergic to all but eight foods and had to eat a gluten/casein/soy/corn-free diet.

With his first couple of doses, we started seeing small improvements. After six months or so, and his third dose, was when he had the miraculous improvement. He was fully recovered by age four and a half when he could eat a completely normal diet and entered kindergarten at age five with no diagnosis. Seeing this unbelievable change in someone so close to me and witnessing it first- hand really made an impression on me, even at age eight. It did on my mom as well who then studied homeopathy to become a homeopath.

A few years later, I also experienced the power of homeopathy when it cured me of something called HSP (vasculitis and nephritis) and Guillain-Barré after the doctors at a famous children's hospital told my parents "there is nothing we can do." I was paralyzed from the neck down and bleeding from the kidneys and intestines. The nephrology specialist told my parents it could take two years for daily steroids to stop the protein loss from my kidneys (if it helped at all) along with a long list of side effects I would experience. My mom chose not to give me the steroids and nstead started me on a remedy which allowed me to walk again and stopped all symptoms within 6 weeks.

I have watched homeopathy help my family countless times, healing my grandfather's mitral valve prolapse (even though he wasn't a believer in homeopathy), and seeing him live an additional four happy years after a stage 4 cancer diagnosis. Now as an adult, this has sparked a flame in me making me realize this is what I want to do for other families. I want other people to feel the same relief from constant stress and heartbreak from having to deal with a sick child that we did. Not only do I want to help with long term illnesses/disorders but I truly want to help in any way that I can. I know homeopathy is capable of being the cure for many things believed to be incurable and is an alternative to life-long anti-depressants and ADHD medication.

The realization that I could turn positive action and my desire to help others into my long-term career has added to my determination to study homeopathy. I have already started studying what I can and practice on myself and those close to me (only practicing what I know). I pay close attention to how what I hear around me relates to our Materia Medica, and have noticed this on a day-to-day basis.

There are many more instances in my life that have driven me toward this type of medicine and overall lifestyle and I know there will be many more to come. I am thankful there are programs like this one that will help educate me about something I care for so deeply. Hopefully I can fulfill my dream of helping others through homeopath; I am excited to start at the Canadian College of Homeopathic Medicine as my first step!

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