Homeopathy Study

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It takes a minimum of three years full-time homeopathy study to qualify as a professional homeopath. Indeed, many find that this provides only the basics: time, experience and more training fill this out, and most professional courses run over four years at degree level.

But very few homeopaths ever think they have finally arrived! There is always more to learn.

Besides being a powerful system of medicine, homeopathy instills a study, an appreciation and a love of human nature and character.

This is a picture of a Thuja tree. Thuja is an important remedy (medicine) used in Homoeopathy.

Learning Homeopathy

Colleges teaching the subject need to assure themselves that students have the necessary stability and life-experience to persevere. Few homeopaths make fortunes from their profession.

Often it is a labour of love, inspired by the healing reactions from patients. You have to be inwardly strong enough to continue practising when sometimes life goes against you.

There is plenty of evidence for homeopathy! But because many scientists cannot accept that highly dilute substances can affect the physical body, they allow themselves to disregard the principles behind homeopathy.

When embarking on a homeopathy course, be aware that you will need for example to -

  • read, learn, write about and discuss concepts very different from ordinary scientific or medical ideas: homeopathic philosophy is a major subject. There is a lot to read and a lot to grasp about how we get ill and then get better.
  • develop quite a good memory and appreciation of homeopathic medicines ('remedies') and how they act
  • be happy to learn a whole new philosophy of health
  • learn a good deal about human anatomy and physiology 
  • learn to understand how modern orthodox medicines work
  • develop skills in counselling, nutrition and family welfare
  • undertake research
  • get to grips with statistics
  • know about regulations on Health and Safety
  • know how to rebut criticism

In your course of homeopathy study you'll learn about the history of the subject, and, importantly, how to assess the importance of symptoms in a way totally different from ordinary orthodox medicine.

Depending on who you study with, you may also get to understand other systems of energetic medicine, such as Chinese medicine.

Be warned! Homeopathy (and homeopathy study) is a terminal disease!

A Business!

You also need to be business-like. There is no use in studying a subject like this unless you are prepared to market yourself to some extent. Unless you tell people about what you do, they won't know to visit you.

Marketing and developing yourself may seem totally at odds with your ideals and aims when starting homeopathy study. But unless you earn enough from it to live on, you will need another source of income, such as a spouse or a job. Or considerable savings.

Homeopathy Study Courses and Colleges

For contact details of UK Colleges offering Homoeopathic training in the UK click here.

On completion of approved courses, homeopaths in Scotland can apply to join the Scottish Association of Professional Homoeopaths  which  enables professional homeopaths working in Scotland to meet together and improve their knowledge and ability.

You do not need to be a member of another professional organization to join the Scottish Association of Professional Homeopaths, but you must be a professional homeopath in practice in Scotland, and undergo a registration procedure.

The Scottish Association for Professional Homeopaths works to raise professional standards and increase awareness of the important contribution that Homeopathy can make to Health.

Hard Work!

Most members of the Scottish Association of Professional Homeopaths would, I am sure, agree that reaching the required standard took a lot of hard work.

But their courses of homeopathy study were also immensely fulfilling. And of course, there is immense satisfaction in helping people live healthier, happier lives.

More information on Homoeopathy

This website has been built for his patients and others by Jonathan Clogstoun-Willmott who began learning homeopathy in 1975.

If you have enjoyed reading it, you may also enjoy some of the books Jonathan has written.

Jonathan Clogstoun-Willmott Books

All the books in the 'Chinese Medicine in English' series should be fully accessible on Kindles and Kindle apps. (Or you can buy the softback print editions, of course.)

('Western Astrology and Chinese Medicine' published 1986, was never available in a Kindle version.)

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If, having read one of my books you can write a review - preferably positive - that would help others decide whether to read it.

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Well, let me know so I can improve it for the next person. (Ideally let me know before cursing it in public!)

Here are some of the books I (Jonathan) have written.

Subscribers to Kindle Unlimited can borrow the first four for 'free'.

Qi Stagnation - Signs of Stress

Yin Deficiency - Burnout and Exhaustion

Yang Deficiency - Get Your Fire Burning Again!

Yuck! Phlegm! How to Clear Your Phlegm ...

Western Astrology and Chinese Medicine

Published 1986 and, amazingly, still selling. Western Astrology and Chinese Medicine was apparently used back then by at least one acupuncture college to help students understand Chinese medicine! See Reviews.

Seven Reviews so far for Yuck Phlegm. (Despite the lurid cover, it explains the five main types of phlegm and what works best for each type. I hope it's easy to read and will be much more useful than all the websites on the subject.)

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