Mr Harrison studied anatomy, physiology and pharmacy at
Manchester University where he obtained a degree in pharmacy
and later became registered as a Pharmaceutical Chemist, he is also a Member of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society.
He holds an honours degree in psychology and is a Graduate
Member of the British Psychological Society, and Associate of the
London and Counties Society of Physiologists. In the 1950s
he served his apprenticeship working at the bench in an
old-established homoeopathic pharmacy, later owning a
pharmacy group with a busy homoeopathic department.
His interest in the diagnosis and treatment of food and chemical
allergy developed as a result of his own allergy based illness
during the 1970s, although now retired he was a psychotherapist, and clinical ecologist at his clinic, Ffynnonwen Natural Therapy Centre in Mid-Wales which incorporates a registered Homoeopathic Pharmacy.
He is author of “The Pocket Book of Homoeopathy” .
Mr Harrisons wife Sheila was a Nursing sister and practising
homoeopath, her early work with desensitisation laying the
foundation for the development of the remedies in their
present form. She has a special interest in the treatment of
children by homoeopathy and is author of the books
“Help Your Child with Homoeopathy” and “Homoeopathy and
Together they set up Ffynnonwen Therapies here in Llangwyrfon in early 1987 and formed the British Institute of Allergy and Environmental therapy to bring together a group of Therapists who practise a unique system of allergy diagnosis and treatment, a system that had already been used very successfully for nearly ten years.
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About British Institute Allergy and Environmental Therapy
The British Institure for Allergy and Environmental Therapy was set up here at Ffynnonwen in January 1947.
Don and Sheila's aim has always been to provide excellent Alternative and Complementary Health Care in our private Therapy Centre in Mid-Wales, using Homeopathic and Herbal Remedies prepared individually in our associated Registered Pharmacy. Over the years we have concentrated on the development of non-synthetic Remedies for the relief of allergic conditions in addition to supplying classical homeopathic and herbal medicines.
Don and Sheila both retired recently, and their two daughters continue to run it upholding the same standards and traditional methods. We have practising experienced and qualified Therapists on site.