What is Homeopathy?

Homeopathy is a safe and gentle form of natural health care that works with your body to return you to balance on every level–emotional, mental and physical. Homeopathic medicines are made from micro doses of plant, animal and mineral sources that are specially processed. They are extremely safe to use when you are being treated by a professional homeopathic practitioner.

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Homeopathy has millions of consumers around the world. 

Homeopathic Treatment

With constitutional treatment, your first visit of 2-3 hours is a complete discussion of everything that has ever bothered you, physical issues as well as emotional ones. The homeopath’s job is one of non-judgmental listening, not giving advice or analysis.  After this appointment, she categorizes and ranks your different symptoms, and correlates them with reference books of symptoms and remedies.  The homeopathic literature is based on 200 years of research.  She then prescribes you a single remedy, calibrating dosage and frequency to the specifics of your case.

Individualized Treatment

While most conventional medicines are “one-size-fits-all,” effective homeopathic treatment requires the remedy to be matched to the individual. When the right remedy is selected, a person’s innate healing response is triggered. This need for individualization also explains why you may have tried over-the-counter homeopathic remedies without the help of a professional homeopath and had mixed results. Even though a particular remedy is advertised as being good for the flu, there are actually hundreds  of different flu remedies. It’s difficult to have enough information to choose the right one.

A real conversation where you are fully listened to.

Once you’ve taken your remedy, you get a follow up session in three or four weeks of about an hour where you discuss which of your symptoms have gotten better, or changed, and how.  She then  changes your remedy or adjusts your dosing, to keep you moving in the right direction.  Reading your symptoms correctly and prescribing the right remedy and dosage is an interactive process, and relies on  years of formal training.

 


Homeopathic Remedies

An estimated 5 million Americans used a homeopathic remedy in 2012.  Remedies are considered by some cutting-edge scientists as “a form of nano-medicine.”   Micro-doses of plant, animal or mineral materials are used to prepare them by a homeopathic pharmacy at varying dosages, as determined by more than two centuries of rigorous testing and proving.  They are effective in curing everything from common colds, achiness, and soreness to more serious physical or psychological issues.  Cynthia Kingsbury, CCH, specializes in the treatment of depression, insomnia, PTSD, anxiety and chronic physical conditions.

Homeopathic Practitioners

Becoming a certified classical homeopath CCH is a rigorous, many-year process. Beyond the four year program in classical homeopathy, certification requires passing five exams, completion of 250 supervised clinic hours, the presentation of 15 cases to a senior evaluator, and entails completing ongoing professional development units.

Side Effects

There are many reasons to use homeopathy. One reason is that side effects are rare in this form of medicine. And it usually takes very few doses to  begin to see results. There are no known interactions between conventional drugs and homeopathic medications.   Taking homeopathic medication under the supervision of a trained homeopath is considered safer than many forms of conventional medicine.

Costs and Insurance

While homeopathy is  not covered by most insurance, homeopathy is very affordable. After the initial intake and first two follow ups (included in the “special package”) most of Cynthia’s clients show marked improvement in their health, and can often reduce or even stop other forms of treatment or medication.  Many clients then schedule follow-up appointments on a six to eight week basis to keep their health moving in the right direction.

One client had numerous bouts of bronchitis every year for six years, and with constitutional treatment has been bronchitis free for one year.  Such results are common among Cynthia’s clients, and they clearly save costs and time on a variety of levels. Also, the remedies are provided at no additional cost in most cases. There are no expensive tests, long waits, and your homeopath will never rush you through your appointment.

 


“My 2yr old daughter was waking up every couple of hours all night long and I was exhausted and frustrated. I felt like I had tried everything and nothing I did was helping. When my friend recommended I contact Cynthia, I called her right away. She did a very thorough intake, collecting all sorts of information about my daughter. The first remedy Cynthia gave us helped right away. She didn’t start sleeping through the night but she woke less frequently and went to bed with much less of a struggle. We tried 2 more of the same remedy with Cynthia adjusting the doses, and by the third one, my daughter was sleeping through the night. It has been several months now since the last remedy and she is still sleeping peacefully (and so is the rest of the family).”

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– Annabelle S.


–See if it’s right for you: Schedule a free 20 minute conversation with Cynthia by email  at  cynthia@simplyhomeopathy.com or by phone at 831.431.0855