The Portland Centre for Integrative Medicine (PCIM) is a centre of excellence for sustainable healthcare based in Clifton, Bristol. We work with Integrative Medicine practitioners to support the transformation of the health service in the UK, combining the best of conventional and complementary medicine to deliver a holistic approach to healthcare services.
We are an employee-owned social enterprise and Bristol charity led by healthcare professionals. We look after the NHS Homeopathy Bristol service – which is available to patients living in the South West of the UK – alongside private and community-based services. We also provide Integrative Medicine training, education, research and evaluation programmes for clinicians and practitioners.
As a Bristol charity and social enterprise, we are proud to support the local community by combining conventional and complementary medicine in a ‘whole person care’ approach.
Our patient services include:
- Creative Writing for Wellbeing (in association with The Orchard Foundation)
- Homeopathy (NHS and Private)
- Food for Wellbeing
- Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction
- Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy
- Mindfulness for Cancer Patients (in association with Penny Brohn)
- Nutrition for Wellbeing
Our education services include:
- Homeopathy Masterclasses
- Diploma in Integrative Medicine
- Homeopathy Education and Training
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