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Dr. Jean Duckworth

Course Leader of BSc (Hons) Homeopathic Medicine

School of Community Health and Midwifery

Brook Building, BB323

+44 (0) 1772 89 3710

jeduckworth@uclan.ac.uk

Full Profile

Initially a lecturer in law, Jean had the opportunity to change her career path, choosing homeopathy as it offered a philosophy and practice with which she could very closely relate. She retains a small homeopathy practice as well as lecturing in Homeopathy programmes held in Manchester, Dublin and Cork.

Qualifications
MSc, MA, MNWCH, LLB, PGCE, RSHom

Research

Previously Jean held the position of Professional Conduct Director for the Society of Homeopaths. She is currently the Chair of the Research Ethics Committee for the Society of Homeopaths. She also sits on the Board of the European Network of Homeopathy Educators. Her research interests include practice development and continuing professional development. She is currently undertaking a PhD entitled 'Straddling Paradigms: an interpretive phenomenological exploration of the experience and practice of midwife homeopaths'.

Teaching

Jean teaches across the undergraduate and postgraduate complementary medicine courses including the MSc Homeopathy by e-learning. A major focus of her interest is in the professional development of practitioners.