Principles of Bach Flower Remedies
What it is, how it works, and what it can do for you
Part of the Discovering Holistic Health series
Bach flower remedies are natural medicines derived from flowers that have the power to bring balance back into our lives. This concise introduction is designed to help you start using the remedies for yourself.
The book covers the nature and history of Dr Bach's famous system, with many case histories and examples to illustrate how it works. A complete list of remedies is included, along with useful information about how they are made, and a full description of the emotional states that they can help. There are also clear instructions describing how to select and take remedies as well as information on finding a good practitioner.
This practical and accessible guide is ideal for anyone interested in using Bach remedies. Students and practitioners will also find it to be a useful reference, and a perfect introduction to recommend to clients.
Acknowledgements. Introduction. 1. Where do Bach Flower Remedies come from? 2. Who uses Bach Flower Remedies? 3. How do Bach Flower Remedies work? 4. The Remedies. 5. How do we select the right Remedies? 6. How do we take Remedies? 7. How can we help others? 8. What do we do if we get stuck?
'If it is the simple things in life which bring the greatest pleasure and biggest insights, then Bach flower remedies are the perfect fit. With an informative, accessible and pragmatic touch, Stefan Ball introduces Dr Bach's remarkable and simple system of healing, and how you can choose and use remedies as an integral part of good health care. For decades I've heard many stories from delegates and clients of how the Bach remedies were a catalyst in their lives. Reading this book will open the door to personal insight and new potential. Enjoy!'
- Lynn Macwhinnie MSc., FBACP., FAC., Leading International Bach Training Consultant and Bach Foundation Registered Practitioner
'The Bach system has grown extremely popular with thousands of remedy users and complementary and alternative medicine practitioners. This book is a useful introduction to this modality. It contains concise descriptions of the materia medica developed by Doctor Edward Bach, interesting accounts which illustrate the practical use of remedies, and many useful tips and suggestions.'
- Igor Pietkiewicz PhD, Head of Centrum Terapii Bacha (Bach Therapy Centre), Poland
Stefan Ball is a Director at The Bach Centre, and has special responsibility for the Centre's education programmes, which train Bach practitioners in nearly 40 countries. He is the author of several books on the remedies, including Bach Flower Remedies for Men and The Bach Remedies Workbook. He lives in Oxfordshire, UK.