CE Course: Compounding Herbal Remedies Workshop

Saturday, September 23, 2023

This in-person event will take place at 5005 S. Macadam Avenue, Portland, OR 97239 on Saturday, September 23rd at 10:00am-2:00pm PDT.

This workshop is on-campus in Portland, Oregon.

Join Dr. Glen Nagel, ND for this 4-hour continuing education workshop on herbal compounding and formulating for clinical cases. Upon completion, you’ll be able to:

  • Discuss the why and how of custom herbal formulating for practitioners.
  • Define best practices for formulating herbal tinctures.
  • Apply the art of herbal formulation for clinical cases.
  • Demonstrate the potential herbal incompatibilities in combining tinctures.

Part 1: Herbal Compounding and Formulation Do’s and Don’ts (2 hours)

Learn best practices for creating therapeutic herbal formulas and compounding herbal tinctures. Dr. Nagel will cover the do’s and don’ts for mixing herbal extracts, including common questions about alcohol content and other solvents and herbal constituents such as alkaloids, tannins and terpenes. You’ll gain confidence in how to apply your botanical expertise to make an herbal tincture formula for wellness.

Part 2: Hands-on Practice: Creating Herbal Formulas for Clinical Cases

The next two hours provide hands-on, practical training on creating therapeutic herbal tincture formulas. This workshop will provide an opportunity and supervision to create herbal formulas for specific clinical cases. You’ll apply your herbal expertise and gain insights to expand your herbal formulary experience.


$198 – Includes all materials and digital badge, and transcript for verification of completion.


This CE course is designed for licensed professionals, caregivers, and other healthcare and wellness professionals. This course may provide CE hours toward requirements to maintain state licensing requirements; approvals are listed below. Other boards and states may accept for continuing education credit under reciprocity. Please reach out to ce@achs.edu with any questions regarding CE credits.

Naturopathic Doctors (NDs): Course submitted for approval to the Oregon Board of Naturopathic Examiners.

Nurses: California Board of Registered Nurses Provider #CEP-12115