Hello fellow Homeopaths-
My name is Kelly Callahan, I am a homeopath practicing in midcoast Maine (United States).
I have been kicking around an idea for awhile that I am finally ready to boot out of my head and into action.
I am a big fan of podcasts, and there is a big gaping hole when you put ‘homeopathy’ into the itunes search bar. The skeptics show up. George Vithoulkas made an effort, but it petered out several years ago. Joette Calabrese has a nice podcast aimed at beginners….but not practicing homeopaths.
What I am searching for, and what I want to hear… I need to make it myself.
I would like to create a podcast for the international community of practicing homeopaths and students of homeopathy. The intent is a fun, informative and diverse program that touches on the new, the old, and the present.
The final product is a ways away, but my initial plans are to cover 3 parts:
1- cross referencing new or small remedies, kingdoms, and systems with commonly prescribed remedies and polycrests. For example, if you’re working on a case and nux vomica is looking good, what new or small remedies might you consider and why? Or I might dig into a small, unheard of remedy that caught my attention in an article, and peel back the layers: what are its more common remedy differentials? how does it both fit and *not fit* from a kingdom perspective? what rubrics does it share with other more known remedies and conditions? More than just a remedy differential, I’ll be both touching base with modern methods *and* breaking out of their boundaries.
2. Journals, old cases, and conferences. There is a wealth of information in the old journals and meeting proceeds back in the day. I’ll be combing through them and pulling out tidbits of particular interest that relate to other portions of the program. Think ‘old time radio-show’- some of these articles are perfect dramatic reads!
3. Interviews with homeopaths. This is where YOU come in 🙂 I want to dedicate part of the program to bringing in the voices, thoughts, and experiences of homeopaths from all over. Not just the big names in homeopathy, the teachers and conference presenters. But the student homeopaths, the naturopath-homeopaths, the getting-off-the-ground homeopaths, and the finally-hitting-their-stride homeopaths.
If you are willing to be interviewed for a program, I want to hear from you!
The interview with you will be on a variety of topics- and don’t worry, I’m not asking you to teach anything, just to share your experience and thoughts as a homeopath. In the program, I’ll likely pull together several voices/comments to create an audio-montage on a theme or question. So if your portion is chosen, it will be in with several others. There may be a few select interviews that are included in their entirety, or stand-alone because of the subject matter (say, Homeopaths Without Borders).
I have been practicing for four years, and the tone is where I’m at: learning, exploring, questioning… learning. In some ways, I can feel some experience accumulating. In other ways, I feel like a beginner. Every.Day.
No one is unqualified to be a part of this. If it sparks your interest, let me know. I’d love to talk to you.
Thanks for reading, and I hope to hear from you. Email is best: email@example.com
ps- I know we are all busy, and I aim to keep these interviews thorough, but efficient. I’ll take interviews as short as 30 min., but no longer than one-hour. Once you respond with a ‘ME! I’m in!’ I’ll send you a confirmation email with how to move forward with scheduling.
pps- I’d love to get a first episode up by the end of the year- be a part of the inaugural episode!!