Courses for health professionals
Post graduate multidisciplinary courses (medics, vets, dentists, pharmacists, nurses, podiatrists etc) are offered in the UK by the Faculty of Homoeopathy in Glasgow, Bristol and London and there is also an accredited course in Belfast. Many courses are also offered overseas.
The Faculty was established by Act of Parliament in 1950 to administer homeopathy among statuatorily registered healthcare professionals. Full details of courses may be obtained from The Faculty of Homeopathy, Hahnemann House, 29 Park Street West, Luton LU1 3BE www.facultyofhomeopathy.org
There are three levels of Faculty qualification : Licensed Associates have successfully completed the Primary Health Care Certificate in their particular discipline. An expert level Diploma is available to Pharmacists concentrating on pharmacy practice and issues of pharmaceutical importance such as preparation of remedies and quality control. The highest level full Membership of the Faculty is also available to all disciplines and denotes clinical expertise.
For details of training and availability for non medically qualified individuals wishing to become professional homoeopaths, contact : The Society of Homoeopaths, 11 Brookfield, Duncan Close, Moulton Park, Northampton, NN3 6WL www.homeopathy-soh.org
Information for health professionals and the public
The British Homoeopathic Association exists to promote the use of homoeopathy. The Association has a wide range of books and leaflets available and also provides lists of homoeopathic doctors, pharmacists etc. British Homeopathic Association, Hahnemann House, 29 Park Street West, Luton LU1 3BE www.britishhomeopathic.org. The BHA Book Service offering a very wide variety of homeopathic books for professionals and the public can be found at www.bhabooks.com
The British Homeopathic Library may be contacted at Glasgow Homoeopathic Hospital, 1053 Great Western Road, Glasgow G12 0XJ +44(0)141 211 1600