Building Your Practice
Course Teachers

The School of Health courses are written in collaboration with faculty staff and outside experts to ensure you get the highest quality material. The lead on this module was Mani Norland BA(Hons), DSH, PCH, RSHom.


Teacher lectures

Movie Lectures

Introduction to Business Studies Mani Norland 31m
Getting an Overview Mani Norland 14m
Exploring Your Environment (Research) Mani Norland 14m
The Pathway Through the Landscape (Mission) Mani Norland 9m
The Guiding Light (Vision) Mani Norland 22m
How You Do What You Do (Values) Mani Norland 17m
At the Centre of it All (Brand Essence) Mani Norland 8m
I Have a Dream (Ultimate Dream) Mani Norland 5m
The Business Model Mani Norland 9m
Figures Explained Mani Norland 8m
Website Tips Mani Norland 16m
Number Crunching Your Way To Success Miranda Castro 44m


Teacher biographies

Lectures from the following teachers are included with this  Postgraduate Building Your Practice Course.

Mani Norland

Mani Norland, BA (Hons), DSH, RSHom

Mani is Principal of the School of Homeopathy. His father is the well-known homeopath Misha Norland therefore Mani grew up with homeopathy all around him, eventually training at the School his father founded in 1981 and graduating in 2009. He is Managing Director of The School of Health, the business that manages all the home study courses. Mani is a founding member of Homeopathy Course Providers Forum and a founding member of the 4Homeopathy (the pro homeopathy group of 11 organsations in the UK). With this group Mani has been instrumental in the re-branding of homeopathy in the UK with the development of a new logo, celebrity campaigns and media intervention. Mani also teaches students in the 4th year about setting up in practice. In his ‘other life’ Mani worked in London as a brand and business consultant for over 10 years. He advised board level directors on business creation, vision and image. Mani is passionate about the positive promotion of homeopathy to the general public and has written many consumer facing articles on homeopathy and been interviewed on BBC radio several times.


Miranda Castro

Miranda Castro, RSHom (NA), CCH

Miranda Castro is a British-trained professional homeopath who has been in practice since 1983. She is a Fellow of the Society of Homeopaths (UK) and past President of the North American Society of Homeopaths. Miranda has a background in acupuncture, iridology, healing, supervision and humanistic psychotherapy. She has been teaching and talking about homeopathy to the lay public and interested health care professionals since 1988, including groups of midwives, nurses, counsellors, doctors – and homeopaths.


 Karen Carmen

Karen Carman

Originally trained as a Speech and Language Therapist, Karen’s interest in the power of nutritional healing was sparked after it brought her own health back to balance following period of prolonged illness. Realising this was the career for her, Karen then qualified as a Naturopathic Nutritional Therapist in 2001. Keen to further her knowledge, she later qualified with diplomas in Child Nutrition, Allergy Therapy and as a Women’s Health Practitioner. Exploring the psychological elements of nutrition and how our emotional and core beliefs can affect our food choices is central to the way Karen works. Karen now runs a busy private practice in Monmouthshire, weaving it around her family life.

 Amanda Norland

Course Manager: Amanda Norland BA(Hons)
Amanda Norland is a Director of The School of Health. She is also Course Manager for the Homeopathy First-Aid Course. One of her principal roles is to look after the wellbeing of the students. Amanda is responsible for the The School of Health network of Tutors and Supervisors. She studied homeopathy at the School of Homeopathy. As well as running the business, she also nurtures her homeopathy practice. Prior to taking up her position with The School of Health, Amanda trained as a designer and worked in Bristol and London. Her role led her into talent management at 20|20, where she was responsible for a team of over 20 designers.


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