Dr. Bach's description of Gentian
Those who are easily discouraged. They may be progressing well in illness, or in the affairs of their daily life, but any small delay or hindrance to progress causes doubt and soon disheartens them. - The Twelve Healers and Other Remedies
Have you ever had one of those days when nothing seems to be going right – sleeping through your alarm clock, missing the bus, late for a meeting, failing an exam, computer on the blink or unexpectedly your relationship comes to an end? These may be trivial events but they can be disheartening. At the end of the day all you want to do is lie on the couch under a blanket hiding from the cruel, unfair world.
Fortunately the Bach flowers can help with your set-backs.
Gentian helps to give you encouragement and determination from a set-back.
Walnut assists with protection from change and outside influences.
Star of Bethlehem for distress or unhappiness following a shock.
Agrimony is for those who hide their troubles behind humour. This remedy helps to assist assists with self-acceptance and inner-joy.
Larch helps with self-confidence after a disappointment.
Confused about the choices/selection of remedies that are best for you? This is when a Bach Foundation Registered Practitioner can assist with the selection. But, wait a minute, didn't Dr. Bach intend them to be a simple system for everyone to use and saw them as the 'Medicine of the Future'. So how can I learn more?
There are 3 levels offered by the Bach International Education Program that is approved by the Bach Center. By taking the first level you will experience the remedies first hand and learn how to incorporate them into your daily life. The second level helps you deepen your knowledge of the flower remedies and how they relate to your life goals and personality.