Homeopathy has been a game changer for our family for over the past 30 years. It has provided a safe way to support health and healing thru a wide range of health and first aid issues, saving us a lot of money on conventional medical care, and best of all avoided many of the complications of pharmaceutical drugs.

Sylvia & I will be starting a new series of Homeopathy Study Groups starting later this month on ZOOM. (Likely a Wednesday or Thursday evening, time and day to be determined with input from the group). This is a great opportunity to learn the basics of using this time proven natural medicine that is effective, safe, and without negative side effects.

We have hosted several of Joette Calabrese’s Gateway to Homeopathy Study groups in the past. They are fun and informative and help give you the info you need to begin using these safe, effective, and affordable natural remedies for your family and pets. You will also have access to Joette’s FaceBook Study group support page, and our homeopathy study group page on FaceBook, as well as resources on our web site.

Following the 1st study group join us for the new 5 week Gateway to Homeopathy 2 where we explore practical use of homeopathy in more detail. This is the newest study guide from Joette Calabrese, and new to us also.

As a very special BONUS this we will offer a 3-week study group on using Cell Salts, FREE for anyone joining either Study Goup 1 or 2! Though Cell Salts are produced homeopathically to a 6x potency, they work very differently as nano-particle essential building blocks for cellular function and repair. This is certainly a study group you will not want to miss.


Introduction to Homeopathy Level 1 Study Group at TLC

Chronic pain, seasonal and food allergies, skin issues, injuries, stress, headaches, gut issues, these are just some of the things that homeopathy can help by not only decreasing the symptoms, but actually supporting the innate wisdom of the body to uproot the issue entirely, based on the experiences of many individuals around the world over that last 200 years.

This is a terrific opportunity to learn the basics of what Homeopathy is and how to get started using it for acute and chronic illness, allergies, first aid, and much more.

Classes will be held on ZOOM (time and day will be determined when we find what works best for this group. Usually Wednesday or Thursday evenings 6:30-8:00 est,) 8 weeks.

Homeopathy was started over 200 years ago by Dr. Samuel Hahnemann, and was the mainstay medicine before the advent of synthetic pharmaceuticals. Around the turn of the century there were over 100 homeopathic hospitals and many medical doctors practicing homeopathy in the United States, and many more around the world. Germany, England, India,  France, and many other countries, continued relying on homeopathy even as pharmaceuticals became available, whereas in the US it fell out of popularity, mainly due to the AMA focus and promotion of synthetic pharmaceuticals, around 1930. Homeopathy is once again resurging in popularity as a safe and effective alternative to modern drugs with their dangerous side effects and high cost.

Many homeopathic medicines (remedies) are widely available over the counter and can be used to treat virtually any type of disease, allergy, or injury. There are no harmful or toxic side effects as with pharmaceuticals. They are safe for children and animals. Homeopathic medicines are regulated by the FDA and manufactured under strict guidance and regulations. Homeopathic remedies do not simply surpress the pain or symptoms as does pharmaceuticals, but actually support the body’s natural healing capacity to uproot and resolve the issue. Even long standing chronic issues can be addressed when properly used. Homeopathy is used worldwide, and often at the request of governments, for prevention and treatment of mass infections and disease outbreaks, with a outstanding record of success.

Our 8-week course is written by Joette Calabrese. Joette is a classically trained homeopath with years of experience. But even more importantly, for the past several years she has been traveling to Kolkata India to work and study with the Doctor’s Banerji, a family of medical doctors also classically trained in homeopathy, who together, over three generations of working with homeopathy, are world renowned for their ground breaking work in healing all types of disease and injuries with homeopathy. Today they see over a 1,000 patients a day in the worlds largest clinic of this type.

You will be learning what homeopathy is, how the medicines are made, how to choose the right medicines for you and your family, the difference between acute illness and chronic illness, and how homeopathy can address both. Also what to use during an emergency, where to buy homeopathic medicines, what to look for when selecting a source, how to know if you are using the correct medicines and when to select another, and much more extremely helpful information to get you started.

We will be meeting at our office and online via ZOOM, a very simple (free to you) web service,  so you can join in via internet, or phone from wherever you are. The study groups are a fun way to share our experiences and learn how to get started with homeopathy and have support of our growing community of students.

The course book is ordered thru Joette’s at least two weeks ahead of the first class to allow for shipping and homework before the group starts. Joette currently has a special discount price on her workbook $58.23 + shipping until May 15th. Regular price is $62.89 + shipping. Order Here

 In addition, our hosting fee is $50.00 for the full study group. Our hosting fee can be paid by credit card online at: www.paypal.com using our info; treeoflifecenter@roadrunner.com. Or may be paid weekly over the course of study.

The course book will be a important reference guide for you now, and in the future, to refer to for as you begin your journey with homeopathy. Along with the workbook you will have permanent access to the student resource page on Joettes web site. This includes Joettes blog,  videos, and many helpful articles. You will have access to our Tree of Life Center Study Goup private Facebook page to interact and learn from each other and our previous group member who continue to learn and share along with us. We also have a resource section on our www.center4wellbeing.com site. After successful completion of study group  you will receive a certificate of completion allowing you direct access to OHMpharma, a top homeopathic pharmacy only available to homeopathic practitioners and students that includes a 15% discount on all your orders. (Certificate of completion is not a certificate or diploma for professional practice).

What Is Homeopathy

Homeopathy is natural medicine. It is completely science based. Homeopathy was the prime method of medicine before the advent of pharmaceuticals. The United States alone had over a hundred homeopathic hospitals with some of the most notable doctors in the country at the turn of the century. Homeopathy proved far more effective against major disease outbreaks during this time than all other methods, including pharmaceuticals, with virtually no harmful side effects. It was only after the American Medical Association (backed by the pharmaceutical companies) convinced the public the new drugs were superior did Homeopathy lose its position of status.

“Homeopathy is a system of medicine that is fundamentally different from conventional (allopathic) medicine.  Whereas allopathic medicine focuses on suppression of symptoms, homeopathy seeks to correct the underlying imbalance that caused the symptoms in the first place. Homeopathy achieves this by strengthening the body’s own defenses, thereby allowing the body to heal itself”. (Joette Calabrese)

“Homeopathy is a safe, gentle, and natural system of healing that works with your body to relieve symptoms, restore itself, and improve your overall health. It is extremely safe to use, even with very small children and pets, has none of the side effects of many traditional medications, is very affordable, is made from natural substances, and is FDA regulated.” (http://www.homeopathycenter.org/)


Click HERE to  watch a short video.

  The Study Group

The purpose of the homeopathic study groups is to teach what homeopathy is and how to use this for yourself and family, and as a group, to learn together. Sylvia and I together, or (independently at times) will be hosting the study group and providing coaching as we share personal experience and acquired knowledge over the years and from our recent courses with Joette Calabrese on the Banerji Protocols.

Each participant is required to purchase the study group material from Joette’s web site. This will be our guiding material and will also give each of you access to the resources on Joette’s web site including her blog, facebook forum (very helpful to discuss with many people using these principles Joette is teaching), and many articles.

What Does This Study Group Cover?

The core curriculum includes:

  • 173 pages of easy-to-read study material, designed to turn novice beginners into competent, confident homeopathic healers.
  • 15 short, instructional PowerPoint video presentations outlining some fundamental concepts of homeopathy.
  • Discounts on future course purchases.
  • Access to our free online community. There, you’ll find some of the latest research on the benefits of homeopathy and valuable, complimentary downloads.


To review the syllabus click here then scroll down until you see this icon.

Beyond the core curriculum we (Sylvia & Dana) will provide coaching to help you bring this into practical use in your own life.

What Does The Study Group Cost?

The cost of the course book is $58.23 + shipping, purchased thru Joette’s site. In addition, our hosting fee is $50.00. Our hosting fee can be paid by credit card online at: www.paypal.com using our info; treeoflifecenter@roadrunner.com, or paid weekly during the course of study.

Preparing for our study group

First, order your study guide thru Joettes Web site: https://homeopathyworks.infusionsoft.com/app/orderForms/Study-Groups  (order early to allow for shipping and read chapter 1 prior to our first class). Enter your group leader: Dana Tavares, Email: treeoflifecenter@roadrunner.com

  1. After your purchase you will be able to log in to your student resource page:  https://studygroups.joettecalabrese.com/wp-login.php
  2. Send your $50.00 course hosting payment to: Tree of Life Center PO Box 502 Newcastle, Me. 04553, or, credit card online at: www.paypal.com using our info; treeoflifecenter@roadrunner.com, or, pay in weekly payments.

For more information, or to sign up for our next group, contact: Dana @ (207) 563-2737, or Sylvia @ (207) 766-8469, or by email; info@center4wellbeing.com

In Health,

Dana & Sylvia Tavares


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