Principles of Homeopathic Prescribing | Modus Foundation + Methodology of Homeopathic Prescribing | Modus Prescriber
- Modules 21
- Quizzes 21
- Duration 10 Hrs 33 Minutes
- Language English
Principles of Homeopathic Prescribing | Modus Foundation
Module 1 : The Concept of Sapere Aude
Dr Harsh explains Sapere – Aude urging you to make a beginning and dares you to become liberated intellectually by using reasoned argument. He emphasizes that the best tool to heal suffering humanity is Homoeopathy “reloaded” and adapted to modern clinical medicine.
Module 2 : Structure of The Organon
In this module Dr. Harsh emphasizes that “the Organon” is not a book of philosophy. He explains that it is a structured guide to homoeopathic clinical case management. In this module Dr. Harsh unveils a code of Three (3), the hidden secret of the Organon. He explains that this code of 3 is applicable to every section of the Organon.
Module 3 : The Concept of Vital Force
If you want to understand the concept of vital force as truly envisaged by Hahnemann then dwell deep in this module with Dr. Harsh. He guides you through antiquity to Hahnemann and Kent’s concept of vital force and explaining in the end that vital force is a conceptual controlling principle of life.
Module 4 : The Organization of Human Body
Dr Harsh traces the history of “vitalistic concept” of human form, from Vedic era till Kent’s era. He then clearly, and based on modern Anatomy and physiology, fits the “vitalistic model” of human form with modern embryology, Anatomy and physiology and presents the most updated and scientific concept of Human Organization. He calls it Layers and Levels of Human form. Then he explains the Planes of sickness, finally defining 6 attributes of human organization namely Temperament, Typology, Biological constitution, Heredity, Miasma and Diathesis.
Module 5 : The Concept of Constitution
Dr. Harsh provides a clear cut and deeper understanding of 3 attributes of constitution which are physical constitution i.e. Typology, Grauvogl’s Biological constitution. In the end he differentiates between constitution and diathesis explaining the role of constitution and diathesis in prescribing.
Module 6 : The Concept of Temperament
Dr. Harsh describes how the concept of temperaments has evolved over time and how temperaments should be understood by students and practitioners of Homeopathy.
Module 7A : The Concept of Miasma
This module is dedicated to the evolution of the concept of miasma from Hahnemann to O.A Julian’s time, a span of one and a half century. In the end Dr. Harsh combines all the previous concept of history of miasma into a working model of miasma for modern scientific homoeopath.
Module7B : Understanding Miasma through Immunity
This module will open your eyes to the connection between the miasmatic concept of Hahnemann and the Immune system of the body. Dr Harsh has directly linked 5 miasmas to 5 Hyper-allergic responses of the immune system. Here he also elaborates the “Holistic concept of miasma” and how miasms are hidden causes of disease.
Module 8 : Adapting Homeopathy to Modern Clinical Scenario
This module deals with the phenomenon and causes of disease. It explains the natural history of a chronic disease with Hahnemannian insight. Dr. Harsh gives you Hahnemannian Classification of Diseases and describes its modern interpretation.
Module 9 : The Value of Symptoms
This is a very important module because Dr. Harsh not only gives you a classification of symptoms but also presents to you clear cut definition of Subjective, Objective, Pathogenetic, Pathognomic, Constitutional, Anamnesic , Complete, Characteristic, Concomitant, Grand characteristic and Keynotes symptoms.
On the way through this module Dr. Harsh explains classification and Totality of disease as given to us by Boenninghausen.
Module 10 A : Evolution Of Repertory
An interesting module where Dr Harsh takes you back in time to make it clear how repertories evolved from symptoms to the cataloging of symptoms, thus tracing the evolution of repertories over two centuries. Dr Harsh describes in detail the value of stalwarts including Kent, Boger and Schroyens and their impact on evolution of repertory.
Module 10 B : Structure of Repertory
Dr. Harsh lucidly explains how Kentian Logic gave birth to his structured repertory which eventually ended up being the basis of computer based software repertories.
Module 10 C : Essentials of Successful Repertorisation
This module teaches you a rather simple way of successful repertorisation i.e. to find a correct similimum. Dr. Harsh explains the difference between mechanical and artistic repertorisation as defined by Kent ending with Kentian scheme of Repertorisation and how to make a portrait of disease, as envisaged by Hahnemann.
- Module 1 : The Concept of Sapere Aude
Methodology of Homeopathic Prescribing | Modus Prescriber
Module 01 : THE PRINCIPLES OF PRESCRIBING & DISEASE CATEGORIES
Dr Harsh Nigam elaborates upon the basic principles of prescribing a homeopathic medicine. He describes the philosophical basis of homeopathic prescribing that is the non material concept of disease, vitalism and dynamism as well as planes of human existence from a homeopath’s point of view. Later he talks about the principles that a homeopath must follow in order to make accurate and efficient prescriptions. This is followed by an elaborate explanation of the Herring’s law of cure and its application in the day-to-day practice of a homeopath, the methods of administration of homeopathic remedies and finally the categories of disease from a homeopathic perspective.
Module 02 : CASE TAKING
Case taking forms an integral part of homeopathy as it lays the foundation of cure. The module talks about the aims and objectives of accurate case taking and the techniques of eliciting the symptoms in different types of cases encountered by a homeopath in his daily medical practice as well as in sporadic diseases, epidemics and medical emergencies.
Module 03 : CONVERSION, GRADING & INDIVIDUALISATION OF SYMPTOMS, CASE ANALYSIS AND REPERTORISATION
Case analysis is the second most important step in homeopathy after case taking. Dr Harsh Nigam elaborates upon the conversion of symptoms into a meaningful hierarchy from the perspective of a homeopath, their grading and the strategies of their evaluation and repertorization. The module introduces the students to a new concept of Eziyaga model of Layers of Disease and its role in a homeopath’s medical practice.
Module 04 : THERAPEUTIC STRATEGIES PART 1
When a homeopath begins to plan the treatment for a patient, he employs a specific therapeutic technique to gain the maximum benefit in terms of healing his patient. This module helps a homeopath understand simple therapeutic techniques like clinical prescribing, organopathic prescribing, constitutional prescribing and miasmatic prescribing which must be employed in order for him to maximize the benefit of his treatment to his patient.
Module 05 : THERAPEUTIC STRATEGIES PART 2
Dr Nigam talks about the complex therapeutic techniques like the sequential and layered prescribing, which are relatively new techniques of prescribing in homeopathy. He throws light upon the different aspects that a homeopath must take into account before he begins writing a prescription. Getting acquainted with these techniques helps a homeopath in making efficient and effective prescriptions even in the most complicated cases.
Module 06 : HOMEOPATHIC POTENCY AND POTENCY SELECTION
Besides selecting the right remedy, a homeopath must also choose the right potency for his medicines to work effectively. This module acquaints the students with Kent’s concept of the octaves emphasizing upon the considerations that must be kept in mind to select the right potency. Every case is different and needs a different potency depending upon the susceptibility, the plane of disease, the typology, the temperament and biological constitution of the patient. The other factors are the nature of the disease and the nature of the medicine which have all been thoroughly taken up and explained By Dr Harsh Nigam in this module.
Module 07 : HOMEOPATHIC POSOLOGY
Apart from the right remedy and the right potency, a repetition schedule is but essential when it comes to bringing cure to a patient. This module talks about the various types of doses, and the classical methods of administration of remedies and their repetitions as was done by Hahnemann, Kent and other stalwarts of Homeopathy.
Module 08 : ADAPTING HOMEOPATHY TO MODERN CLINICAL SCENARIO
Today’s homeopath works in the modern scenario with a myriad of modern diseases. Not just an adjustment with advancing technology is required but also a homeopath today needs to adapt his style according to the perception of today’s world of medicine. This module introduces a homeopath to the guidelines of adapting conventional homeopathy to modern clinical scenario and plan his treatment and follow up accordingly.
- Module 01 : THE PRINCIPLES OF PRESCRIBING & DISEASE CATEGORIES
- Principles of Homeopathic Prescribing | Modus Foundation
The aim of the Modus programme is the integration of Hahnemannian principles, as presented in the Organon, into modern Homeopathic clinical practice.
- Methodology of Homeopathic Prescribing | Modus Prescriber
Modus prescriber has been derived from the word – modus which means the methodology and prescriber which means to prescribe. Modus prescriber is the methodology that a practitioner of homoeopathy must acquaint himself with, in order to prescribe efficiently to get predictable results in different case scenarios with high level of proficiency.
Course of modus prescriber delves into the theoretical and practical aspects of making efficient homeopathic prescriptions in accordance with the philosophies and principles stated by the stalwarts of homeopathy. Dr Harsh Nigam introduces the students to the principles of remedy selection and rules of prescribing followed by various therapeutic strategies that a homeopathic must know. In the later modules, he throws light on the other aspects of a homeopathic prescription like posology and potency selection and dives deeper into the intricacies of case taking and case analysis in homeopathic parlance. Finally Dr Nigam explains the details of case management and follow up planning, Along with a knowhow of how to integrate Homeopathy with modern clinical medical scenario.
Importance of Modus Prescriber :
a. It helps a student as well as established practitioners to practice homeopathy in tandem with the prevalent modern school of medicine.
b. It helps a budding physician to stay focused on the path enlightened by the stalwarts of homeopathy ie to practice homeopathy a modern approach butting to the 21st century manner without deviating from the conventional path of classical homeopathy
UG/PG Students and Homoeopathic Practitioners
a. Writing prescriptions on correct principles and philosophies
b. Developing correct methodology of reaching the decision regarding the selection of medicine, its potency and repition schedule and formulating correct and appropriate treatment plans and follow up schedules, as per the requirement of the case.