About Anna

DSC_1431-croppedAnna Fastenko, CCH practices Classical Homeopathy since 2005. After graduating from a three year program at the Pacific Academy of Homeopathy in San Francisco, Anna received a nation-wide CCH certification from the Councli for Homeopathic Certification. She is also an active member and a listed practitioner with the National Center for Homeopathy (NCH).

Anna sees both children and adults with different physical symptoms and pathologies, yet her particular area of interest is in treatment of stress and emotional disorders. She sees many children with developmental challenges as well. 

Since 2008 Anna is a listed practitioner with the American Cancer society and currently exchanges referrals with the Cancer CAREpoint in Los Gatos. Helping people with cancer is one of the main lines of her work, and she can offer remedies for prevention , stabilization, or palliation of the symptoms of this rapidly spreading disease.

Anna’s initial extensive education was in psychology, she has a double Master’s degree from Moscow State University and from Boston University. The knowledge of psychological modalities and her clinical experience working with psychiatric patients and developmentally challenged children helps her a lot in assessing the constitutional type of her client and finding the subtlety of his emotional and mental state . In addition to traditional methods in homeopathic prescribing, Anna got trained in and is successfully using the new SENSATION method, which brings her consistently better results in finding the right remedy even in most complicated cases.

Striving to provide the best holistic care for her clients, Anna offers a variety of adjunct therapies to support and enhance homeopathic treatment. Tissue (cell) salts and gemmotherapy (embrionic phytotherapy) have proven to be highly effective in reversing various organ pathologies and preventing age-related processes and degeneration. Aurvedic system offers the oldest most trusted dietary guidance for various body types.

Anna lives in San Jose with her husband and two daughters.

The State of California does not offer licenses in homeopathic medicine, and Anna Fastenko is not a physician. Homeopathy is alternative and complementary to healing arts that are licensed by the State of California. Under Sections 2053.5 and 2053.6 of California’s Business and Professions Code (commonly known as the Medical Practice Act) trained individuals may offer services in homeopathy as long as they meet certain requirements and restrictions, which are described here.