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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 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 loving this program! I've always dreamed of being a Homeopath and CCHM is making my dream come true. I have enjoyed every module so far and working with my mentor, Jude, has been such a delight. Every time I call the office for help, there is always somebody there...
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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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  • 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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  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Having returned in April from a trip to Taiwan and the Phillipines, I would like to tell you how homeopathy ‘saved the day’ as per usual!  Since I never travel anywhere without my kit, I was especially glad to have brought it on this trip.  Personally, I used remedies for...
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  • “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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“In December, I participated in a 2 week internship with Homeopathy for Health in Africa…”

Thera Ip, 3rd year student CCHM In December, I participated in a 2 week internship with Homeopathy for Health in Africa (HHA).  HHA is based in Moshi, about 40 min outside of Kilimanjaro.  We went to hospitals, schools and small communities daily.  We saw patients in the morning from about 9-2, broke for lunch back at the clinic centre (HHA provided home-cooked Swahili yummy lunches!) and we had workshops/discussions in the afternoon. We saw between 12 - 20 patients daily.  Many were HIV positive and had associated opportunistic infections (OI) such as tuberculosis, fungal infections, herpes, wasting, sarcomas, etc.  Our cases were no more than 20-30 minutes each.  In the afternoons we discussed the Organon, Periodic Table, new provings, different methods of learning remedies, common HIV and other drugs used in Africa, the medical system, etc..  I was shocked at how everyone was affected by AIDS.  This is something we don't hear about in the news.  The AIDS infection rate in Tanzania is approximately 15-20%, however, some African countries have rates of 40%.  We saw many orphans, and grandmothers looking after as many as 7 grandchildren because their own children have passed. It was an amazing experience that brought me closer to Homeopathy, pathology, African culture and people.  It was interesting to experience two diverse groups of patients, and how we must modify our case-taking to reflect the nature of the patient, community and  culture.  Because of the nature of the culture (polite, reserved, suppressed) many times we had very few symptoms.  Asking about physical  generals and food preferences gave very little information. Dreams were so important - asking about dreams, which almost every patient  could describe in vivid detail, became very important to the case and helped with the remedy choice. HHA began working in Moshi in 2008, establishing permanent clinics and collecting years of patient experience.  I was able to witness a  huge improvement of health and well-being in the patients – safely, effectively and respectfully.  It is heartwarming and inspiring to be part  of a profession that is able to restore health, bring profound lasting change and freedom from chronic debilitating illnesses. One thing that I really want to point out is that I realized that our education at CCHM is exceptional.  By the end of the 2 weeks I was taking the supervised cases with the local translator.  In many cases, I came up with the same remedy as the lead homeopath.   I felt that I was confident in my case taking, repertorization and prescription.  I feel that I have a solid foundation and I made a note to share this with my classmates.  I feel with my education and training at CCHM I can go anywhere now!  Thank you guys for making CCHM top-notch! AIDS has completely changed the landscape of African culture and traditions.  If you are interested in learning more, I recommend the book by Stephanie Nolen titled 28 Stories of AIDS in Africa.  If you are interested in Homeopathic projects around the world and how you can give back, I recommend the film Homeopathy Around the World.

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