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Taking Back the Wisdom of the Feminine
Patricia interviews Gail Straub, a pioneer in the field of empowerment and a leader in the human potential field. Gail will discuss her new book Returning to My Mothers House: Taking Back the Wisdom of the Feminine, her own personal story about how she returned to her mothers house and reclaimed her own female wisdom.
 

Mallika Chopra & Intent.com
Mallika Chopra, co-founder of Intent.com a premier wellness site & social network that features the best-of-web content, blogs, and a supportive online network, will discuss how she co-founded the popular website with former Yahoo! executive Sal Taylor Kydd, and how the website aims to be the most trusted and comprehensive wellness destination for capturing and supporting peoples intentions while helping them to reach their goals. She will also tell us how she is following in her fathers footsteps (Deepak) as the next generation to promote wellness and social justice in the world.
 

Fashion Feng Shui
Evana Maggiore, author of Fashion Feng Shui: The Power of Dressing with Intention will discuss how to dress in alignment with who you are in order to attract what you want, and her Love (Yourself!) Project; a campaign that focuses on enhancing the lives of abused and underprivileged women.
 

High Altitude Leadership
Don Schmincke, founder of SAGA Leadership Institute and co-author of High Altitude Leadership: What the World's Most Forbidding Peaks Teach Us About Success discusses how he and co-author Chris Warner, mountain climber, entrepreneur and Emmy-nominated filmmaker, help people and businesses identify what fears hold them back, and the traits and techniques to achieve success and profitability.
 

What Happy Parents Do
Carol Bueress Ph.D., author of What Happy Parents Do has some hands-on advice shed like to share for keeping your relationship intact after the kiddie chaos commences. Listen and learn from Carol as she tells Patricia how you can create those special rituals that are so necessary in order to build, maintain, or resurrect a strong and loving marital relationship as your family expands.
 

Intentional Happiness
Join Patricia Raskin when she interviews Robert Biswas-Diener, author of HAPPINESS: Unlocking the Mysteries of Psychological Wealth. Robert is also the founder/director of Meridian Life Coaching LLC, which provides life coaching to academics professionals. He will reveal to you the answers of such burning questions as can a person be too happy, is it true that money does not truly make us happy, and the biggest question of all - what is the recipe for happiness?
 

Roz Warner: The Necklace
Join Patricia Raskin when she interviews Roz Warner, one of the thirteen women who participated in the quirky social experiment chronicled in the book The Necklace: Thirteen Women and the Experiment That Transformed Their Lives.. Listen, you will be delighted and amazed to hear the inspiring story about a necklace that became greater than the sum of its links. Learn about the thirteen ordinary women who understood the power of possibility, who touched the lives of a community, and who together created one extraordinary experience.
 

Frugal Luxuries for the Holiday Season
Tracey McBride is the author of Frugal Luxuries By the Season: Celebrate Holidays With Elegance and Simplicity on Any Income. She elevates frugal but elegant living to an art form and shares new ways to embellish cherished holidays and the timeless rhythms of the seasons - without exhausting your bank account. She joins Patricia to discuss traditional holiday gift giving ideas, the spirit & soul behind the season itself, and low-cost and elegant tips on wrapping, decorating, baking and buying for the holidays.
 

Awakening to Mindfulness
Patricia welcomes Richard Fields, Ph.D., author of Awakening to Mindfulness: 10 Steps for Positive Change and founder/director of FACES, a leader in the delivery of mental health and alcohol/drug recovery conferences and home study programs. Dr. Fields will discuss the ten mindful steps facing the challenges of life and achieving resiliency, balance, and strength. They include mantras, mindful activities, journaling suggestions, and a meditation.
 

Opening Print and Electronic Media to Women’s Voices
Patricia welcomes Pat Lynch, Editor in Chief of Women's Radio Network and Host of "Speak Up!", whose mission as a media innovator, is to give women a larger voice. Also on the program is Lisa Tener, book coach, published author, trainer and speaker who discusses finding ones creative voice, developing a system inspiration and success for writers and artists.
 

Linnea Star
Patricia interviews Linnea Star, host of the radio show Beyond Reason, who has been a professional medium for years, and has devoted her life to helping others achieve spiritual connection and peace of mind. She discusses how she is able shes able to bring closure and serenity to clients who have lost loved ones and helps people understand the eternity of the soul.
 

Stress Management & Healing Through Writing
Patricias guest is Anthony Parnell Author of Healing through Writing: A Journaling Guide to Emotional and Spiritual Growth and The 7 Laws of Stress Management. Anthony will provide great insight on how people can deal with the ever increasing stresses in their lives.
 

The Midlife Midwife
Join Patricia Raskin, host of the award-winning Positive Living radio show, when she interviews Donna Henes, known as the Midlife Midwife and the award-winning author of THE QUEEN OF MY SELF: STEPPING INTO SOVEREIGNTY IN MIDLIFE. Donna will discuss how she helps women transition into their mature power and fulfill their best potential at the midlife stage of their lives.
 

Positive Health
Patricia interviews Raymond Francis, an internationally recognized leader in the field of optimal health maintenance, chairman and CEO of Beyond Health Corporation, and the publisher of Beyond Health News. Listen and learn from Raymond Francis when he discusses his new breakthrough book Never Be Fat Again: The 6-Week Cellular Solution to Permanently Break the Fat Cycle, which helps people cut through the confusion and make informed health choices.
 

Love From Both Sides
Patricias guest is certified hypnotherapist Stephanie Riseley. Her new book Love From Both Sides A True Story of Soul Survival and Sacred Sexuality describes an astonishing phenomenon - the return of the love of her life, from the other side. She tells the story of her husband dying in her arms and how he connects and communicates directly with her beyond the physical life.
 

Lucid Dreaming
Patricia welcomes Robert Waggoner, President-Elect of the international Association of the Study of Dreams and author of Lucid Dreaming: Gateway to the Inner Self. He offers some exciting insights into the world of dreaming and how it can define our reality.
 

Positive Psychology
Patricia Raskin welcomes James Pawelski, Ph.D., Director of Education and Senior Scholar at the Positive Psychology Center and founding Executive Director of the International Positive Psychology Association. He will discusses positive psychology and the meaning of word "positive", Seligman's Authentic Happiness and Peterson's Primer in Positive Psychology and various initiatives in positive psychology--in education, in neuroscience, and in health.
 

Pursuit of Passionate Purpose
How can you live a fulfilling life with more passion, more purpose, and more success? Theresa Szczurek, author of the Amazon bestseller Pursuit of Passionate Purpose discusses the process to follow for a more rewarding personal and business life. She also shares the secrets to turning an unsatisfying job into a more satisfying job while living true to your values.
 

Powerful Leadership Skills
Katharine White is the author of Powerful Leadership Skills: Ideas and Tools from Business Coaches to Help You Achieve Success. She discusses how she helps leaders adopt a powerful leadership mindset that catalyzes new leader behavior to bring out the best in themselves and their organizations, while continuously seeking original, novel and unconventional approaches to day to day challenges.
 

Deva Premal and Miten
Listen and learn from world-renowned and acclaimed spiritual musical artists Deva Premal & Miten as they discuss their journey to find a spiritual path, create their awe-inspiring music and how we can transform our lives through sound and music.
 

Optimistic Thinking
Patricia welcomes Dr. Kathryn Cramer, founder of the Cramer Institute, psychologist and co-author of the new book Change the Way You See Yourself through Asset-Based Thinking. She discusses Asset-Based Thinking (ABT); a method that gently guides people into optimistic thinking and leaves them with a new outlook on life.
 

How Siblings Cope With Seriously Ill or Challenged Children
Patricia welcomes Christine Frisbee author of DAY BY DAY: Children Tell Their Journeys of Faith and Determination Living With a Sick Sister or Brother. She will discuss how siblings of seriously ill or challenged children, through their experience, can learn to embrace the challenges of their exceptional situation, ultimately allowing them to transform into strong, spiritual, and caring people.
 

Romancing the Future
Patricia welcomes Judy Julin, author of Romancing the Future. She will share how to dare your destiny into being. Drawn from her own life experiences, she will show us how to create a new paradigm business model founded on spiritual principles.
 

Fresh Start After Divorce
Patricia welcomes Joanie Winberg, author, radio talk show host and Founder of The National Association of Divorce for Women and Children and www.FreshStartAfterDivorce.com. She will discuss their mission to provide women with the support and encouragement to be the best they can be as well as become role models for their children and community.
 

Teaching the Attraction Principle to Children
Patricia welcomes Thomas Haller, one of the worlds foremost authorities on empowering individuals with effective verbal skills for creating interpersonal change and raising confident children. Thomas discusses how to guide our children to live their best lives and manifest a better world in his newest book Teaching THE ATTRACTION PRINCIPLE to Children.
 

Positive Aging
Patricia welcomes Marsha Karzmer,the author of How Old Is Beautiful? which is a gift clip book" for women of all ages containing quotes and sayings to give us inspiration, reflection, recollection and smiles on dealing with the many issues that are involved in aging.
 

The Haitian Health Foundation
Patricia welcomes founder and President of the Haitian Health Foundation, Dr. Jeremiah Lowney and his daughter, Gail Lowney Alofsin. They discuss their clinic in Haiti and the outreach program that services over 200,000 people per year.The Haitian Health Foundation has been awarded Charity Navigator's top 4-Star Rating.
 

The Secret of Divine Relationships
Patricia welcomes Janae B Weinhold, PhD & Barry K. Weinhold, PhD, co-founders of the Carolina Institute for Conflict Resolution and Creative Leadership and authors of 31 books including The Flight from Intimacy: Healing Your Relationship of Counter-dependency- the Other Side of Co- dependency. They will discuss their concept of the matrix and the secret of divine relationships.
 

Cultivating inner Strength in Children
Patricia welcomes pioneering educator Linda Lantieri, author of Building Emotional Intelligence: Techniques to Cultivate Inner Strength in Children to help children respond to and rebound from the challenges unique to the 21st century.
 

Alternative Medicine for Arthritis
Patricia welcomes Ellen Kamhi, PhD, RN, The Natural Nurse. Dr. Kamhi is a clinical instructor at Stony Brook Medical School and Teaches Botanical Pharmacology. Dr. Kamhi is the author of several books, including Weight Loss, the Alternative Medicine Definitive Guide, and co-author of The Natural Medicine Chest and Arthritis - The Alternative Medicine Guide.
 

Using Feng Shui to Bring Luck Into Our Lives
Patricia welcomes Ellen Whitehurst, the author of Make This Your Lucky Day: Fun and Easy Feng Shui Secrets to Success, Romance, Health, and Harmony. She discusses how to line up our lives to bring in the luck and get rid of the negatives, using the ancient discipline of feng shui.
 

Lessons for Living Longer
Patricia welcomes Dan Beuttner, National Geographic explorer, Emmy award-winning producer and author of the New York Times best selling book The Blue Zone: Lessons for Living Longer From the People Who've Lived the Longest.
 

Practical Process for Creating Dreams and Results
Patricia welcomes Alan Seale, a leadership coach, inspirational speaker, a spiritual mentor, and author of the new book The Manifestation Wheel: A Practical Process for Creating Miracles, which is a powerful system and practical, step-by-step model that can be used by individuals or organizations for turning ideas into results, dreams into reality.
 

The Power of You: Achieving Financial Freeedom for Women
Patricia welcomes Betsy Kuhns, a financial advisor, with Lighthouse Financial Group, an office of MetLife. She will discuss how to achieve financial independence at all stages of a womans life from getting started to retirement including budgeting and setting goals.
 

The Forgiveness Myth
Patricias guest is Gary Egeberg; an author, educator, and former prison chaplain with an extensive background in recovery, addiction studies, and interfaith spirituality. He will discuss his new book The Forgiveness Myth: How to Heal Your Hurts, Move on and Be Happy Again When You Can't - or Won't Forgive.
 

The Benefits of Oriental Medicine and Acupuncture
Patricia welcomes Dr. Tadeusz Sztykowski, founder of the Center for Preventive Medicine. Dr. Tad discusses how treatments follow the ancient strategies of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine integrated with modern healthcare technology and healing practices and how each treatment integrates the physical, emotional, and spiritual conditions of the whole person.
 

The New Voice Movement
Patricia welcomes Martha Randolph Carr and Shannon Lanier. Martha Randolph Carr, the New Voice of Middle America, has formed a new idea in a speakers' bureau dedicated to the growing spiritual consciousness. Shannon is one of these outstanding speakers who help audiences recognize their truest self and awaken to a new world community.
 

Astrology and Relationships
Patricia welcomes Myrna Lamb, a professional astrologer and radio personality. She writes a weekly astrology column and hosts a weekly astrology/card reading radio program. She will discuss how to use astrology to improve your personal and professional relationships. Myrna is also the author of The Astrology of Great Sex - What Your Lover Wants.
 

The Joy of Rituals and Family Rituals
Patricia welcomes Barbara Biziou, America's foremost ritual expert, internationally acclaimed teacher of practical spirituality and author of The Joy of Ritual. She will discuss how to recognize and appreciate the power of ritual in our lives, recipes for rituals that improve and enhance all areas of life and creative solutions to the challenges faced by modern families.
 

Getting the Job of Your Dreams
Patricia welcomes Janet White author of Secrets of the Hidden Job Market: Change Your Thinking to Get the Job of Your Dreams. She will give listeners strategies and techniques to get the job of their dreams without going to the job boards, mass mailing your resume, networking, or contacting recruiters and Human Resources.
 

Delicious Grain-Free, Gluten-Free Cooking for Health
Patricia welcomes Jodi Bager and Jenny Lass, co-authors of Grain-Free Gourmet. Both diagnosed with debilitating diseases, they turned to the Specific Carbohydrate Diet to control their symptoms and developed original and innovative recipes that enabled them to lived healthy, pain-free lives without feeling deprived or restricted.
 

Helping Loved Ones During Hospital Stays and Protracted Illness
Patricia welcomes Jari Holland Buck, who spent over seven months by the side of her critically ill husband. She is the author of Hospital Stay Handbook: A Guide to Becoming a Patient Advocate for Your Loved Ones, and offers practical advice and essential tools to create better care for yourself or another.
 

Happy for No Reason
What if you could experience happiness from the inside out - no matter what's going on in your life? You can! Patricias guest is Marci Shimoff, transformational expert and author of the bestseller Happy for No Reason: 7 Steps to Being Happy from the Inside Out.
 

Cystic Fibrosis - A Memoir of Loss, Love and Survival
Patricia welcomes Heather Summerhayes Cariou, whose younger sister Pam was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis and died of the disease. Now, two decades later, she tells Pams story in SIXTYFIVE ROSES, a roller coaster memoir of one familys battle to keep a family together, and Pams memory alive.
 

Fertility Through Chinese Medicine
Patricia welcomes Dr. Randine Lewis, a licensed acupuncturist and herbalist, who has studied both Eastern and Western medicine. She is the author of The Way of the Fertile Soul-Ten Ancient Secrets to Tap Into a Woman's Creative Potential. She has helped thousands of women throughout the world with natural, health enhancing methods rooted in Traditional Chinese Medicine.
 

The Intention Experiment
Lynne McTaggart is an internationally recognized spokesperson on the science of spirituality and an award-winning author. She discusses The Intention Experiment: Using Your Thoughts to Change Your Life and the World and talks about a series of scientifically controlled, web-based experiments testing the power of intention to change the physical world.
 

Making Intelligent Choices in America’s Healthcare System
When it comes to our health, many Americans either dont have insurance or dont get recommended screening tests and basically remain ignorant when it comes to their healthcare choices. Dr. Davis Liu believes the complexity of our healthcare system overwhelms most people, and hes here to share some answers, advice and tips.