Treating Common Zang-Fu Disorders with Chinese Herbal Formulas - Course 1

Liver Imbalance: The Root of 50 Diseases, Part 1

By Jake Fratkin

The nature of liver patterns, and its relation to many disorders. Also, important herbs and formulas for liver regulation. In Liver lecture 1 we will discuss treatment of anxiety and depression.
Total CPDs: 3
Total CPDs: 3
Standard Certificate (3), NCCAOM (3)
Access Period: Lifetime
Course Notes: Notes are provided with this course.

Course Overview

The first of a series of lectures on common yet difficult presentations. The first two courses relate to liver disorders, and we will discuss etiology, pattern differentiation, appropriate Chinese herbal products, classical formulas, and case histories with customized herbal formulas. Part 1 reviews liver patterns, relevant herbs, and the treatment of anxiety and depression. Part 2 will discuss dizziness and headache, eye disorders, gallbladder issues, and herpes simplex and zoster (shingles).

Course Objectives

  • Understand how Liver zang-fu patterns are organized
  • Learn what common herbs are used in liver regulation
  • Important formulas in liver reulation
  • Learn several herbal formulas for anxiety and depression

Course Outline

0 hrs - 45 min
Overview of liver patterns.
45 min - 1 hrs
TCM diseases attributed to liver patterns.
1 hrs - 1.5 hrs
Important herbs in liver regulation.
1.5 hrs - 2 hrs
Important formulas for liver regulation - overview.
2 hrs - 3 hrs
Treatment of anxiety and depression with herbal formulas.


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Taught by Jake Fratkin

Jake Paul Fratkin, OMD, L.Ac., specializes in Chinese herbal medicine and Japanese acupuncture; a recipient of the Acupuncturist of the Year award, he maintains a private practice, teaches internationally, and is the author of several books on TCM and Chinese herbal formulas and products.
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