Homeopathic Training Programs

(From West to East coast)

Note: With the exception of the naturopathic medical schools which provide full-time instruction, all other training programs are primarily 2 to 4 days per month of instruction. In addition to course hours, students are usually expected to study from 1 to 3 hours a day.

Hahnemann Medical Clinic

828 San Pablo

Albany, CA. 94706 (510) 524-3117

An excellent high-level three-year training in classical homeopathy led by leading homeopaths. This program is open only to licensed professionals.

Pacific Academy of Homeopathic Medicine

1678 Shattuck #42

Berkeley, CA. 94709 (510) 389-8065.

A three-year program is open to both laypeople and professionals.

Academy for Classical Homeopathy

7549 Louise Avenue

Van Nuys, CA. 91406 (818) 776-8040

Dr. Linda Johnston, a physician and homeopath, offers a one-year training program to licensed health professionals only. Training available in Dallas, Minneapolis, Philadelphia, and select other cities.

British Institute of Homoeopathy

520 Washington Blvd, #423

Marina del Rey, CA. 92092 (310) 306-5408.

A three-year course is offered to either health professionals or laypeople.

International College of Homeopathy and Bio-Dynamic Studies

8306 Wilshire Blvd. #728

Beverly Hills, CA. 90211 (213) 734-4798

A 400-hour course plus 200 hours of clinical instruction (in India) over a 32 month period is offered. Only licensed health care professionals are admitted. Affiliated with New York Chiropractic College (continuing education credit for chiropractors is provided).

Training in Clinical Homeopathy

556 Ocean View Avenue

Santa Cruz, CA. 95062 (408) 425-1422

Respected homeopath and author Ananda Zaren teaches five three-day weekend seminars over a one-year period. One course is in Santa Barbara and the other is in Boston.

Institute of Classical Homeopathy

2325 Third St., Ste 426

San Francisco, CA 94107; (707) 415-551-1020

Offers three classical training programs: A four year professional course which includes two years of clinical experience in our free community clinic; a one-year course in acute and emergency treatment for health care professionals; and an online course. On campus classes are one weekend per month plus Thursday evening tutorials.

International Foundation for Homeopathy

2366 Eastlake Ave. E. #301

Seattle, WA. 98102 (206) 324-8230

A three-year training program is provided for licensed professionals only.

Hahnemann Academy of North America

PO Box 358

Pagosa Springs, CO. 81147 (303) 264-2460.

Well-known homeopath/naturopath Robin Murphy, N.D. offers training programs.

Colorado Institute for Classical Homeopathy

2299 Pearl Street, # 401

Boulder, CO 80302 (303) 440-3717

(303) 440-6526 FAX


Two year training program with monthly weekend sessions. Classrooms are located in spectacular Boulder, at the foot of the Rocky Mountains.

The Northwestern Academy of Homeopathy

10700 Old County Rd #15

Minneapolis, MN 55441 (612) 593-9458.

A three-year program is offered to either health professionals or laypeople.

National College of Naturopathic Medicine

11231 SE Market

Portland, OR 97216 (503) 255-4860

Bastyr University

144 NE 54th St.

Seattle, WA. 98105; (206) 523-0595

Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine

6535 E. Osborn Road

Scottsdale, AZ. 85251 (602) 990-7424

Ontario College of Naturopathic Medicine

60 Berl St.,

Toronto, Canada

Admission to these quality naturopathic medical schools requires similar pre-medicine undergraduate course work as medical school. The first two years are primarily basic medical sciences, while the last two focus on clinical naturopathic training, including homeopathic medicine.

National Center for Homeopathy

801 N. Fairfax #306

Alexandria, VA. 22314 (703) 548-7790

The National Center for Homeopathy (NCH) offers one and two-week summer courses for health professionals and laypeople. They also offer courses for dentists and veterinarians.

New England School of Homeopathy,

356 Middle St.

Amherst, MA 01002 (203) 253-5041

Famed homeopath/naturopath Paul Herscu, N.D., offers training programs in Massachusetts, Northern Virginia, and occasionally other locations.

Atlantic Academy of Classical Homeopathy

209 First Avenue #2

New York, NY 10003 (718) 518-4593

A three-year program for health professionals and laypeople is offered. Students can obtain some credit for instruction at other schools or training programs.

Five Elements Center

115 Foute 46 W., Bldg. D #29

Mountain Lakes, NJ 07046 (201) 335-1755

Introductory level courses are offered to all interested parties.


National Dental Seminars

PO Box 123

Marengo, IL. 60152

Special trainings for dentists is offered.

Richard Pitcairn, DVM, PhD

1283 Lincoln St.

Eugene, OR 97401 (503) 342-7665

Training in veterinary homeopathy is provided.


There are two responsible correspondence courses presently available.

The School of Homoeopathy

c/o Homeopathic Educational Services

2124 Kittredge St.

Berkeley, CA. 94704 (510) 649-0294

Primarily taught by British homeopath Misha Norland, this course integrates taped instruction, written material, books, and homework. To complete in two years students are expected to devote 2.5 hours a day, five days a week. Additional coursework in Anatomy and Physiology as well as Disease and Pathology are also available via correspondence.

The British Institute of Homeopathy

520 Washington Blvd., #423

Marina del Rey, CA. 90292 (310) 306-5408

This course takes approximately two years and integrates written material, books, and several audio and videotapes. The primary teacher is Trevor Cook, a homeopathic pharmacist. This course is also available through Homeopathic Educational Services (listed above)


Royal London Homoeopathic Hospital

Great Ormond St.


This course offers training programs for medical doctors and pharmacists.

University of Oxford Department of Continuing Education.

c/o HPTG

22 Farndon Road


This course offers training programs for medical doctors and pharmacists.

Society of Homoeopaths

2 Artizan Road

Northampton NN1 4HU, ENGLAND

There are numerous four-year (on weekends) training programs in England that are open to anyone interested in the serious study of homeopathy. Contact the Society for a list of these schools.

University of Western Sydney

Bourke St.

Richmond NSW 2753, AUSTRALIA

A new program in homeopathy has developed within this conventional university.

Oceanic Institute of Classical Homoeopathy

404 Great Eastern Highway

West Midland 6056, WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Australian College of Natural Medicine

362 Water St

Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, 4006, AUSTRALIA

A three-year full-time program in natural medicine, with a specialty in homeopathy.

The Foundation for Homeopathic Research

8-5-Giriraj, Neelkanth Valley

Ghatkopar, Bombay 400 077, INDIA

Founded by one of Rajan Sankaran’s leading students, this school offers a month-long course specifically designed for American and European students/practitioners.

Copyright 1991 by Dana Ullman, M.P.H. used by permission of the author from
the book Consumer’s Guide to Homeopathy: The Definitive Resource for
Understanding Homeopathic Medicine and Making it Work for You

published by Jeremy P. Tarcher/Putnam.

For further information about homeopathic medicine, contact:

Homeopathic Educational

2124B Kittredge St.

Berkeley, CA. 94704


(510)649-1955 (fax)

Email: mail@homeopathic.com

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