Book review Dr Mansoor Ali KR
In this seminal work, Dinesh Chauhan masterfully delineates his three-step approach to intuitive case witnessing in homeopathy. He provides a methodical framework that integrates scientific rigor with the art of intuition for in-depth case analysis.
The book articulates the theoretical foundations of the case witnessing process in an easy-to-grasp manner. Chauhan argues convincingly for the role of intuitive pattern recognition versus mechanical data gathering in identifying the core delusion.
The three steps themselves – Observe, Analyze, and Perceive – are expansively detailed through practical examples, templates, and guidance. Chauhan insightfully breaks down how to discover the central delusion through empathetic engagement and perception of the patient’s gestures, words, and behaviors.
A major highlight is the array of real case excerpts that masterfully demonstrate the three steps in action. The book also provides useful rubrics for case analysis and repertorization. Chauhan’s skill as an experienced homeopath shines through in translating intuitive processes into scientific frameworks.
Overall, this is an indispensable book for any serious student of homeopathy. It bridges art and science in case witnessing, providing a structured methodology in an intuitive paradigm. The clarity and wisdom Chauhan conveys is remarkable. I highly recommend this modern classic to experienced homeopaths and students alike.
In this book, you will find (with case examples):
Exploration of the connecting thread that runs through the myriad of homeopathic approaches , ranging from the traditional Hahnemannian approach to the contemporary classical era; ultimately, Dr.Chauhan unites them in a comprehensive vision
The A to Z of the Case Witnessing Process (CWP): Introduction, importance, aims and objectives
The Three fundamental Steps of the CWP: Passive, Active, and Active-Active CWP (Importance, Application, as well as pointers for progressing from steps 1-3)
Possible obstructions one may face, and the appropriate techniques of case taking, such as Denial, Projection, Dissociation, Internal witnessing, etc., etc., to tackle such obstructions in a case and pointers that help one know WHICH technique to use WHEN
A study of WHEN, HOW and WHAT healing awareness takes place in the patient during the case interview
A path-breaking concept: Healing the Healer. The therapeutic effect of the CWP on the healer
Numerous sketches of hand gestures made by patients, drawings that bring to life the illustrative cases presented in the book
The X-Factors of the Book: OOMPHOO
Oomphoo is a delightful new element in this book. Co-author of this book, Oomphoo is a comic character who is the readers friend, as well as a commentator on–and critic of–Dineshs work. Oomphoo makes comments throughout the book. His remarks are designed to prompt the reader to think more deeply about the points being explored by Dr. Chauhan and to do so in the context of joy and laughte
Author : Dr Dinesh Chauhan
Pages : 304
First Edition : 2011
Tele : 022-26208881
Website : www.homeohome.com