Articles by Richard Pitt
The defining of medicine and the role of homeopathy in modern healing
The origin of homeopathy and 18th Century medicine
Homeopathic medicine came to light at the end of the 18th century, through the work of Samuel Hahnemann, a German physician, chemist and scholar. He practiced medicine for a...
Richard originally trained as a homeopath in the UK in the 1980s but spent 20 years living and working in the USA. He was Director of the Pacific Academy of Homeopathy for 12 years and active in the homeopathic community, serving on the board of the Council for Homeopathic Certification for 17 years and also on the Council on Homeopathic Education and the California Homeopathic Medical Society. He was the editor of the California Homeopath Journal for 10 years.
He has spent over 8 years living in 4 different African countries, including working for 5 years as Educational Director of the Kenya School for Integrated Medicine. He was a Project Director of a five year European Union Public Health grant during this time.
He is the author of 4 homeopathic books, including The Natural Medicine Guide for Travel and Home and Comparative Materia Medica: Integrated New and Old Remedies. He currently lives in Southern Spain.