To advance the homeopathic profession by certifying individuals who meet and maintain a recognized standard of professional and ethical competence in classical homeopathy and to assist the general public in choosing appropriately qualified homeopaths.

We envision a healthcare system that encompasses certified classical homeopathic practitioners to be accessible to all.

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Benefits of the CCH Credential

CHC certification is important for:

  • Consumers seeking a credentialed practitioner
  • Strengthening the profession by supporting high standards in homeopathic practice
  • The growth and acceptance of homeopathy

CCH practitioners in good standing are entitled to the following benefits:

  • Proudly designate themselves as "board certified" according to the credential earned
    • Certified Classical Homeopath (CCH)
    • Diplomate in Homeopathic and Naturopathic Practice (DHANP)
  • Have a listing in the CHC Find a Practitioner Directory
  • Receive validation for:
    • Referral of potential clients who contact the CHC office looking for a local homeopath
    • Professional affiliations
      • Are qualified to apply for full registered membership in the North American Society of Homeopaths (NASH) which grants the RSHom(NA)
      • Eligibility to join affiliate networks for integrative health practitioners.
      • Purchasing professional liability issurance through Allied Professionals Insurance Company
      • Newly certified homeopaths are awarded a one-year Individual Membership to the National Center for Homeopathy(NCH) (value $55.00) upon request. The Individual Membership includes the following benefits:
        • A paper subscription to Homeopathy Today magazine
        • A digital subscription to Homeopathy Today the quarterly magazine.
        • Access to the online searchable archives of past issues of Homeopathy Today dating back to 1998
        • Free registration to 12 NCH webinars a year, as well as access to the online webinar archive.
        • Exclusive use of our searchable online text of Clarke’s, Boericke’s, and Kent’s Materia Medicae.
        • A 10% discount on orders for study guides and other products in the NCH store.
        • Discounts from partner organizations such as Vegetarian Times and Washington Homeopathic Products.
        • Membership Directory profile to include a picture and biography (viewable only by NCH members). A wonderful way to locate and connect with other members in your area
      • In some states eligibility to join the state Homeopathic Medical Society
  • Be considered to participate in examination development activites, task forces, or to serve on CHC committees
  • Be considered for appointment to the CHC Board of Directors



  This Website is the official source for the most current certification guidelines. Although the CHC strives to give applicants and credential holders as much advance notices as possible when policies or procedures change, it is the responsibility of the individual to be fully informed about the current application and certification guidelines.


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