Patricia Raskin, host of The Patricia Raskin Show, is a nationally recognized, multi-media radio talk show host and podcast coach. award-winning producer, speaker and author. She is recognized by her peers and listeners as the “powerhouse voice” behind lifestyle, health and wellness, inspirational, and personal growth talk radio. A “positive media” pioneer for over thirty-five years, Patricia has been hosting and producing media programs and serving as a catalyst for creating positive change through programs that focus on the positive side of life. Patricia helps listeners turn their obstacles into opportunities and challenges into solutions to make their dreams come true through her renowned interviews with the “best of the best” motivational, spiritual, health, and self-improvement experts.
Over the past three decades, Patricia has interviewed nearly 3,000 guests on her The Patricia Raskin Show television and radio programs and her programs have aired on Fox, PBS and NPR affiliates, WTKF, 107.3FM and Blog Talk Radio. Patricia has also authored two books, Success, Your Dream and You and Pathfinding: 7 Principles for Positive Living, in addition to writing nearly 800 newspaper columns and producing and hosting over 500 television shows and documentaries.
Raskin hosts and produces radio programs on air, on line and on demand podcasts- and was one of the first to create positive radio programs on the internet.
As well as many local and regional experts, nationally renowned guests have included Dr. Maya Angelou, Marianne Williamson, Marci Shimoff, Dr. John Gray, Richard Bach, Dr. Andrew Weil, Debbie Ford, Arielle Ford, Jack Canfield, Dr. Memhet Oz, Lisa Oz, Joan Lunden, ABC Shark Tank’s Kevin O’Leary, and award-winning actor Jane Seymour. Raskin has interviewed talent, writers, producers and directors from upcoming Hallmark Channel’s original movies including Elliot Gould, Patty Duke and Dean McDermott.
- Raskin’s company, Raskin Resources Productions, Inc., produces podcast series for clients which includes coaching, recording, and uploads to iTunes and other podcast networks.
- Patricia works with companies, businesses and non-profit organizations to create radio programs, podcasts, community seminars and events that promote healthy living and healthy aging.
- The Patricia Raskin Show, in its eleventh year, is heard on the Cumulus Broadcasting affiliate in Providence RI , News Talk 630 WPRO and streamed live on Saturdays at 3:00 PM ET.
- The Patricia Raskin Show radio program, online since 2002, is heard live on Mondays at 2PM ET/11AM PT and is archived on voiceamerica. http://www.voiceamerica.com/Show/1045
Patricia holds a Bachelors degree from Lesley College and a Masters degree in Counseling from Salem State College. Patricia is a Certified Professional Coach (CPC) from the World Coach Institute. Patricia presents and trainings and workshops locally, regionally and nationally.
Patricia is the recipient of several awards including the 2015 Rhode Island Small Business Administration Award and the 2001 Circle of Excellence Media Award by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
She is a 2017 graduate of the NU11 class of Leadership Rhode Island.