The Faculty of Homeopathy is a global membership organisation, founded in 1844 and incorporated by a UK Act of Parliament in 1950 

We are the longest established homeopathic training and membership organisation in the UK

What does this mean for our members, our patients, and the recognition and endorsement of homeopathy? 


To be a full member of the Faculty of Homeopathy you must be registered, or registrable, with one of the approved Professional Standards Authority regulating bodies for UK members, or the equivalent professional body in your country and profession or practise.

Faculty of Homeopathy members are trained healthcare practitioners who integrate homeopathy into their personalised treatment plans.

Faculty of Homeopathy members appear on the register of their professional regulator as well as the Faculty of Homeopathy Directory of Members. Faculty of Homeopathy members maintain their professional standards within a regulated environment, ensuring the highest standards of professional practise.


Training and examinations are open to statutory registered healthcare and veterinary practitioners with qualifications that are registrable in the UK.


The Faculty of Homeopathy is recognised as an official Designated Body by the General Medical Council (GMC), and has been since revalidation was introduced in 2013. Dr Patricia Ridsdale is the the Faculty of Homeopathy Responsible Officer. The Responsible Officer's role includes overseeing the Faculty's annual appraisal processes, and making revalidation recommendations to the GMC for its connected doctors.


The Faculty of Homeopathy has members who are healthcare professionals and are statutorily regulated by the following professional bodies:

  • General Chiropractic Council (GCC)
  • General Dental Council (GDC)
  • General Medical Council (GMC)
  • General Osteopathic Council (GOsC)
  • General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC)
  • Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC)
  • Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS)

A message from our President

Dr Gary Smyth

Welcome to the Faculty of Homeopathy, one of the longest established homeopathic organisations in the world, founded in 1844 and incorporated by an Act of Parliament in 1950... Read more

Founded in 1844 • Incorporated by Act of Parliament 1950 • Patron: HRH The Prince of Wales
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